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Indoor Skydiving [Nov. 19th, 2007|07:11 pm]
Brad Fitzpatrick
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Going here tomorrow....

http://www.iflysfbay.com/

Holy shit... I didn't even know such a thing existed!
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[User Picture]From: beckyzoole
2007-11-20 03:17 am (UTC)
There must be one in Denver too -- my sister was telling me just today about it. She took my niece there for her 11th birthday, together with a friend. So cool!
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[User Picture]From: robflynn
2007-11-20 04:11 am (UTC)
I've wanted to try that for some time now... It seems like it'd be fun... and maybe awkward? But mostly fun!

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[User Picture]From: ctapnep
2007-11-20 05:41 am (UTC)
cool stuff. Unfortunately I couldn't find one in MA or close :(
Will put it on my ToDo list for CA :)
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[User Picture]From: ddelapp
2007-11-20 05:58 am (UTC)
Erik and I just saw one of these a few nights ago at Universal Citywalk here in LA. Two girls were spinning around inside it, having the time of their lives.

With its glass sides and big fan at the bottom, it looked a little bit like a giant blender. So, I guess try not to think about that when you step into it.
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From: (Anonymous)
2007-11-20 04:45 pm (UTC)
There was a video making the rounds a while back of some VC breaking his shoulder while doing that. I think he was doing it in Vegas, IIRC.
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[User Picture]From: brad
2007-11-20 06:19 pm (UTC)
Naah, that was different. That was a guy jumping down with a parachute or similar through a hotel's atrium.

What I'm talking about is a vertical wind tunnel, and no parachute.
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[User Picture]From: pinkfu
2007-11-20 10:30 pm (UTC)

err, posted to the wrong place before.



Not from a chute, just in a wind tunnel.
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[User Picture]From: d4b
2007-11-20 10:54 pm (UTC)
Actually, the OP was right. (Not that I see that as a reason to avoid doing this!) Have fun!!
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[User Picture]From: tsutton
2007-11-20 11:15 pm (UTC)
We have that in Milton Keynes, UK - http://www.airkix.com

Saw it last Summer, looked fun!
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[User Picture]From: scosol
2007-11-21 01:26 am (UTC)
indoor skydiving!

that's like virtual sex!

half the pleasure + none of the danger = none of the pleasure?
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