Before man conquered his fear of water, he amused himself with dust sports such as pushing boulders off cliffs, wrestling tumbleweeds, and falling in the dust. Rinse yourself off with this Groupon.
$119 for a 90-Minute Beginner Flyboard-Pilot Course (Up to $249 Value)
During the hands-on beginner course—which includes an instructional video, helmet, wetsuit, and lifejacket—a certified instructor teaches new customers the basic operation and maneuvers of the Flyboard. This course is a requirement for all beginners, and a pre-requisite for Flyboard rental but easy enough for students of all ages from children to the elderly.
400 pounds of lift. 60 pounds per square inch, more than 35 feet straight into the air—or below the water. The specifications of Aquafly's jet-powered Flyboard add up to a unique experience in extreme aquatic sports. Devised in 2011 by French jet-ski racer Franky Zapata, the FlyBoard system uses the jet discharge of a personal watercraft to propel its strapped-in pilot above or through the water. The company's factory-certified instructors help customers break the shimmering surface of Lake Okoboji in beginner through advanced pilot-training classes, divulging tips for basic Flyboard operation while introducing a range of maneuvers and complex tricks. They also provide Flyboard rentals and routine maintenance.