The challenge with a view
Take on Tower 42 in the heart of the City of London with the ultimate tower-running challenge — the view from the top is worth every step!
What to expect on the day
On Thursday 12 March 2020, over 1,000 runners will scale London’s iconic Tower 42 for Shelter.
Go solo or take on Vertical Rush as part of a team – it can take just 10 minutes. All you need to do is get your game face on, and we’ll handle the rest.
Sign up to a wave time from 8am, through to the evening.
Take on an amazing tower run
Run, jog, or walk your way up Tower 42 to glory. It’s £30 to register, and you’ll need to commit to fundraising a minimum of £180.
Team (5 people)
Run to the top as a team
Get together and take on Vertical Rush as a team. It’s £135 to register a team of five, and your team will need to commit to fundraising a minimum of £850.
Go sky high with the ultimate challenge
Run up the tower 10 times - equivalent to ascending one mile.
An extreme challenge to push your endurance to the limit!
Places are very limited, so reserve your spot early. It’s £35 to register, and you’ll need to commit to fundraising a minimum of £350.
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Why your tower run helps people facing homelessness
A family in Britain is made homeless every 10 minutes – in this time, you could reach the top of Tower 42.
When you take on Vertical Rush for Shelter, you’re helping us be there for them and everyone who’s struggling with bad housing and homelessness. With your support, we can help millions of people in London, and across the United Kingdom.
Every pound you raise will help deliver real, incredible change. So sign up now, until there’s a home for everyone.
Everyone who runs Vertical Rush gets the very best support from us
You’ll get everything you need, from training tips, to fundraising advice, to support on the day.
Take on the tower your way. Whether you walk, run or sprint, you’re always a champion at the top.