Virtual Balloon Race

Minimum Risk Fundraising Unlimited virtual balloons for £36 – sell the balloons for £3 each (or any price you set).

Setup a race for £36 including your own Start & Finish dates.

Accept card payments with a simple tick and start fundraising today - on a test sample of 100 races we sent an average BACS payment of £272.40 per race.

See demo race at

Since the COVID-19 lockdown it’s had some massive upgrades and over 50% of the schools & charities that use it come back for more races.

Paypal – We also offer the “Get a Balloon” button where users can buy a balloon, choose the colour & the site automatically adds it. You’ll need to add your Paypal details in the admin area. However – if you sell a balloon for £3 – Paypal takes 39p in charges.

If you don’t have a Paypal account you can sell your balloons in-house and add them 1 at a time manually in your admin area or upload using our CSV templates.

Every race needs to start and finish at 12 midday. If you’re a school here’s a great example letter to help sell more balloons. Most races sell an average of 200 balloons @ £3 each.

As the whole setup only costs £36 (including VAT) there’s plenty of profit to be made.


Shelley - Loudwater Combined School PTA
Just to say thank you for the balloon race. We sold 478 balloons, which was way beyond what we thought we would do, with the caretaker taking first place.

The school has finally earned some PTA funds to spend, so thank you from all at Loudwater Combined School

Su Bond
Our balloon race was a huge success and we raised a little over £200 after costs, selling almost £250 balloons. Was a great event!

Thanks so much for your help and support! See you next year!

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