Step Up Sky Tower Stair Challenge

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Due to Covid 19, Step Up Sky Tower Stair Challenge has been postponed for 2020.  Please contact our events team for more information.

About the event

The Step Up Sky Tower Stair Challenge is a key fundraising event for Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand (LBC). Each year business & community teams & individuals from around New Zealand gain sponsorship to support cancer patients and their families during these tough times.

The Step Up Sky Tower Stair Challenge is a fun way to bond with your workmates, fundraise for a great cause and complete a very unique challenge. The 2019 event saw over $343,000 raised for blood cancer patients. It is the only event that allows members of business & community teams to climb the tallest structure in the Southern Hemisphere.

What are the details?

  • Why: To fundraise in support of the 7 kiwis diagnosed each day with a blood cancer or related condition
  • Who: You can enter as an Individual, or a team
  • What: Climb 1,103 steps straight up the Sky Tower
  • Where: Auckland’s iconic Sky Tower
  • When: 2020 date to be confirmed

Who takes part

An event for anyone that wants to set themselves a physical challenge and support cancer patients.

The money raised from this event funds LBC’s work, including research and support of the seven Kiwis diagnosed every day with a blood cancer or related condition and their families. LBC receives no Government funding. Find out more about LBC’s work at leukaemia.org.nz.

Numerous well-known Kiwi organisations have taken part in previous years including SkyCity, Fidelity Life, NZ Police and St John Ambulance.