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The QE II Platinum Jubilee Race

Take part in this Online Balloon Race for the chance to win a fantastic prize, while supporting our work to help older and vulnerable people in Solihull.

The next race is a special Platinum Jubilee Race to mark 70 years since Queen Elizabeth II's coronation.

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Balloons will be launched at 12.00pm on Thursday 2 June 2022. This is the 70th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II's coronation.


This is a virtual race so there are no physical balloons, but the balloons will be launched virtually from Westminster Abbey, London.

How much?

£4 per balloon. You can buy them for yourself or as a gift for a friend.

What could I win?

There are some amazing prizes available:

1st prize: £500 cash

2nd prize: Amazon Alexa/Echo Dot 4th Generation

3rd prize(s): 10 lucky winners will receive a £10 book token

What else?

  • The world’s only genuine 100% eco-friendly, non-gambling virtual balloon race platform, EcoRacing uses real weather data and interactive mapping for flight tracking in real time 24/7
  • Choose the design of your balloon
  • Track your balloon online
  • The proceeds will stay here in Solihull to help us to continue supporting local older and vulnerable people
  • Visit here for more details about EcoRacing

Buy a balloon