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The Vertical Challenge 2020

As part of our Dandelion Event series, this year HCA is organising ‘The Vertical Challenge 2020’ to raise $300,000 to fund 1,000 home visits

01 October 2020

As part of our Dandelion Event series, HCA Hospice Care (HCA) is organising The Vertical Challenge 2020. Through this effort, we aim to raise $300,000 to fund 1,000 home visits for our beneficiaries.

Event Details

Date Venue Time
01 Oct 2020 to
31 Dec 2020
Staircases at HDB blocks, condos, offices/high-rise buildings and hills Any time at your convenience



This virtual challenge offers two categories of participation –  
Challenge – 50m, 100m, 200m vertical gain (open to individuals and families)  
Competitive – 250m, 500m, 1000m, 2020m vertical gain (open to individuals, groups and corporate teams) 

Elevation Gain to Floors Conversion (rounded up, based on 2.8m per floor on average)

Elevation Gain


100m 200m 250m 500m 1000m 2020m
Floors Conversion about 18
about 36
about 72
about 90
about 179
about 358
about 722



To Register

There is no registration fee for fundraisers!

However, to participate and to qualify for entitlements like the medal and finisher T-shirt, you have to raise $300 (for individuals), $600 (for family) or $3,000 (for teams/corporations) through your network of friends.

Please visit https://www.thedandelionevents.org/ for more information or to register.

For enquiries and sponsorship opportunities, please reach out to us at TheDandelionEvents@hcahospicecare.org.sg.