Skydive Day - June

Manchester Royal Infirmary Hospital Charity
Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital Charity
Manchester Royal Eye Hospital Charity
Saint Mary’s Hospital Charity
University Dental Hospital of Manchester Charity
Trafford General Hospital Charity
Saturday 08 June 2019
Black Knights Parachute Centre in Cockerham, Lancashire


Fly high for your chosen hospital at our Charity Skydive Day.  After climbing to 11,000 feet you will exit the aircraft with your highly experienced British Parachute Association Instructor and free-fall for 30 seconds, reaching a speed of around 120 miles per hour. Your descent under the large parachute will then take several minutes, with family and friends watching and cheering as you make your landing!

The jump takes place at Black Knights Parachute Centre in Cockerham, Lancashire.  You will have to pay a fee to the airfield for your training and jump itself and we ask our supporters to raise £200 sponsorship.

Upon booking a £50 non-refundable deposit will be required.  On the day of the jump you will need to make a final payment of £155 to cover the cost of the jump.

Please note, it is vital that you provide us with your age, weight and height, as these are important factors with this kind of challenge event. The maximum allowable weight is 15 stone for males and approximately 13 stone for females. If you are aged over 40 you will also require a British Parachute Associate Declaration of Fitness form for completion by your doctor before the event – we will provide you with this form.

To register for our skydive day fill out our registration form.

Participants can choose for their fundraising to support any ward, department or project at their chosen hospital.  If you would like the money you raise to support a specific area then please let the Events Team know.

Get in touch! If you have any questions or would like more information about the events you can get involved in to support Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital then contact our events team on 0161 276 4522 or email

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