How much does it cost to enter?
Charity places are available from £35 / Non charity places are £55, or £44 during early bird period19.
When is the closing date for entries?
What is the minimum sponsorship requirement?
the minimum charity requirement is £100 if you enter via YEP. No charity commitment for places bought directly through Total Motion.
What charities can I raise money for?
LandAid is the partner charity for the event.
How high is Chapter, Spitalfields?
Chapter Spitalfields is 33 floors, 599 steps.
Where can I find out more about tower running?
Read our blog explaining what this sport is all about and join our social communities:
Is the Stair Climb Chip Timed?
Yes, the event will be professionally chip timed allowing you to view the results online post event. You will receive your chip on a neoprene band to attach to your ankle at registration.
How long will the climb take me?
The average time is around 7-8 minutes, however there is no time limit for the climb.
What are the current course records for Chapter Spitalfields?
This is the very first climb at the venue, so there are currently no recorded times.
When does registration open on the day?
Registration will be open from 16:00, where you will be given race numbers, timing chips and final instructions for the event. Please arrive in plenty of time prior to your selected wave start.
What are the health benefits of Stair Climbing?
Stair Climbing is classed as a vigorous physical activity and burns more calories per minute than jogging and can lead to improved CV fitness, a stronger musculoskeletal system, reduced risk of heart disease and promotion of weight loss and muscle tone. More information can be found on our blog.
Is my registration fee refundable?
Your registration fee is only refundable if we cancel the event.
Is the Stair Climb open to everyone?
The child climb options are available for adults over the age of 18.
Will there be medical supervision?
First aiders will be present at the event as well as marshals at regular intervals on the stairs for your safety.
What do I need to bring?
You will need to bring your printed race confirmation.
What do I need to wear?
Running kit will be perfect.
Will there be refreshments?
Yes, refreshments will be available on the day.
Are there changing facilities & showers?
There are toilets and facilities to get changed, but no showers.
Can spectators come along?
Spectators are more than welcome, but sadly cannot wait at the top of the tower.
Can I volunteer?
Events such as these cannot take place without the very kind help of volunteers. If you are coming along to spectate, why not get involved too? We will be offering a free single climb race entry to anyone willing to volunteer. Please contact us if you would like to help.
Is there parking?
There is no parking at the building, public transport is advised, with Liverpool Street being the closest tube.