How do I pay my registration fee and sponsorship money?
The easiest way to pay your registration fee is to register your details online and pay through Pay Pal - you will be prompted to do this once you have registered your details. Alternatively you can either bring it on the day, or send your sponsorship form along with a cheque made payable to BEL/Yellow Umbrella Day for the appropriate amount to Yellow Umbrella Day, c/o Chiswick Park Enjoy-Work, Building 3, 566 Chiswick High Rd, London W4 5YA. Closing date for cheques is the 31 October 2011. Sponsorship money can also be paid through our Yellow Umbrella Day Just Giving
page.How much sponsorship money should I raise?
We ask people to raise as much as possible. Shooting Star CHASE
appreciates the efforts made and thank you in advance for your assistance.Where does my money go?
The charity we are supporting this year is Shooting Star CHASE
- a children's hospice service. Please see our charities page to find out more about how you can fundraise for this incredible charity, who with no guaranteed Government funding needs to raise £23,000 a day to continue this vital service.Why is there an entry fee?
The entry fee is in place to cover all administration costs of organising Yellow Umbrella Day. The fee is £10 per individual or £15 per family. All of the money raised by you in the form of sponsorship will go directly to Shooting Star CHASE
What happens if it rains?
Yellow Umbrella Day will only be cancelled in cases of severe weather conditions, where people's health and safety will be at risk.
Can I enter on the day?
Yes but you need to be here early to register and to avoid disappointment. Registration is open between 9.30 - 10.15am.
Do I have to run the course?
Yellow Umbrella Day comprises of two events in one. You can walk in the 5K Mini Umbrella or take part in the 10k run. There is also a 10 meter Woddle for the toddlers, taking place in the Park at 12pm.
What facilities will be available on the day?
The course will be lined with trained marshals to ensure maximum enjoyment and safety for everyone. There will be water stations located at regular intervals throughout the course. Toilets will also be provided at various stages on the course. Food, drinks, live music and entertainment will be available after the run and walk at Chiswick Park.