Be part of the BRIGHT Walk on 23 July – an epic 21km night-time walking challenge coinciding with the Illuminate Adelaide Festival and raising money for lifesaving medical research at SAHMRI.
The BRIGHT Walk is a powerful, illuminated, one night experience which challenges you to walk 21km at night in the middle of winter.
Where & when?
The event will take place on the night of Saturday 23 July 2022 in Adelaide, to coincide with the Illuminate Festival.
To raise funds to help SAHMRI’s BRIGHT and brilliant researchers create a brighter future for the people we love.
EARN YOUR BRIGHT GEAR
You can earn all these exclusive goodies as your fundraised dollars mount up – from a BRIGHT buff when you receive your first donation, to a brilliant bottle when you reach $1,000!
LIGHT UP THE NIGHT!
We’re still putting the final touches to the BRIGHT Walk route, but we can definitely promise you a stunning spectacle!
You’ll be walking past a number of the Illuminate Adelaide installations, as well as some exciting extras created exclusively for this event.
The route map will be available to download before the event.
3 STEPS TO SUPPORT
Sign up on your own, or team up with your mates to create your own BRIGHT Walk party! Sign up here
Customise your personal fundraising page and connect it up to Strava to track your training walks.
Get yourself in shape ready for the big night on 23 July, and ask your friends and family to sponsor you.
ADELAIDE IN LIGHTS
Illuminate Adelaide, which takes place throughout July, is ‘a beacon, an invitation, a city-wide spectacle of art, light, sound and imagination, daring you to shake off the winter blues and rekindle a sense of wonder’.
Could there be a more perfect backdrop for the BRIGHT Walk?
WHAT YOU’LL GET
Once you’ve fundraised $500 or more, you’ll be sent this money-can’t-buy shirt to wear proudly on 23 July.
Tips & support
We’ve got your back with fundraising and training tips, plus some handy resources to help you smash your challenge.
Badges & rewards
You’ll earn real rewards and virtual badges as your fundraising total grows, including a pair of BRIGHT, sporty socks.
How much will it cost to get involved?
The ticket price for the BRIGHT Walk will vary according to the date you sign up. Book your place early to take advantage of our special discounts!
Is there any age limit for taking part?
Yes. You need to be at least 13 years of age on 23 July 2022 to join the BRIGHT Walk. If you’re 13 -17 years old, you’ll need parental permission to take part and be accompanied by a registered participant who is 18 or over.
How will the money raised be used?
The money you raise on the BRIGHT Walk will help SAHMRI’s BRIGHT and brilliant researchers create a brighter future for the people we love.