East Meadow, NY
Mid April- October, Tuesday - Sunday, times vary from 10:00am-6:00pm
- Owned and operated by professional trapeze and circus performers; taught thousands of students
- Review basics on the ground followed by a demonstration
- Swing through the air and be caught by a Catcher
- No requirement for upper body strength, great for all athletic abilities
Whether you're looking for a fun and different activity, or want to pick up a new hobby, this flying trapeze experience is sure leave you feeling exhilarated. The sensation you'll have while flying through the air in your private trapeze experience is is unlike anything you've ever experienced.
This flying trapeze experience will help you accomplish things you never knew you were capable of!
First, your instructors will review the basics with you on the ground and give you a demonstration on the flying trapeze.
Then you'll be sent up, up and away, as you fly across to a catcher for the ultimate thrill in flying trapeze!
Open Group Options: You'll be placed in a group of up to 10 other participants
Private Session Options: It will just be your instructor and your group.
If you are willing to try, your instructors are willing to show you and make your experience safe and memorable. No one is too heavy, too little, too weak, too uncoordinated or too old. It's even okay to be scared, as your instructors will walk you through it step by step with understanding and help you succeed and enjoy this exhilarating experience.
Please note those that cannot fly: Pregnant women, anyone with a heart condition, anyone with recent surgery, and/or anyone with any physical condition that would be adversely affected by physical exertion.
There is a waiver and children under 18 must have a waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian.
Open Group options last approximately 1.5 hour, the Private Session for Two option lasts approximately 1 hour, and the Private Session for up to 10 lasts approximately 1.5 hours.
For groups beyond 10 participants please contact Cloud 9 Living for pricing.
This experience is outside and weather dependent, so please be sure to check with your experience provider for weather conditions.
What to Wear:
All participants wear a safety belt, so you must wear something that covers your stomach to avoid any rubbing or irritation. Fitted or tight clothing that allows you to move freely is usually best (tights, yoga pants, or capris) but is not mandatory. A pair of socks or light fitted slippers to wear while you're flying will make walking in the net easier and more comfortable. You can not wear sneakers while flying but you may wear sandals or sneakers between turns.
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 14 days in advance of intended date of use.
Once you have received a booking confirmation, cancellations and rebooking are allowed up to 14 days prior to the Experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel and rebook at least 14 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your Experience.
What should I wear?
All participants wear a safety belt, so you must wear something that covers your stomach to avoid any rubbing or irritation. Fitted or tight clothing that allows you to move freely is usually best (tights, yoga pants, or capris) but is not mandatory. A pair of socks or light fitted slippers to wear while you're flying will make walking in the net easier and more comfortable. You can not wear sneakers while flying but you may wear sandals or sneakers between turns. Also, anyone with long hair should pull it back so it's not blowing in your face. Plastic hair clips are prohibited.
Is it safe?
Flying Trapeze is very safe in a controlled environment like the one we provide for our participants. We take safety very seriously. Our methods of teaching revolve around it and our standards are high. All of the instructors must pass a safety standards checklist before working the rig and they are required to maintain these high standards to maintain their employment.
Are there age restrictions?
There is no age restriction. Adults up to any age are welcome. Generally, kids starting at age 4 tend to be aware and agile enough to participate and many of them do. A legal parent or guardian must be present if their child is under the age of 12, and a waiver for each student under the age of 18 must be signed by a parent or legal guardian.
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"We had the trapeze lessons for two last Saturday and had a blast! The staff gave great instruction and feedback to help us improve our experience. Best of all, the staff was enthusiastic and fun. My only critique concerns the information provided about the location. A street address was provided, but it would have been helpful to know that the venue was located in Eisenhower Park near the aquatic center. Also, you should tell customers that they will need to pay a park fee if they are not residents of Nassau County. Luckily we had some cash with us!"
"This was so much fun! I was really scared at first but the instructors are so friendly they make you feel like you can do every trick! Going again!!!"
"The entire experience was beyond amazing and fun! We can't wait to do it again! We will defiantly recommend this fun activity to others, we might even start taking lessons :) Thank you to everyone for being so friendly and helpful!"