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Monday, June 29, 2015
iFly is In'freakin-credible
Since we've not had a summer vacation for our family in a while, we planned a quick four day get-a-way this past weekend. We wanted somewhere close but far enough away from Oklahoma City, that we felt like we were going 'somewhere'. We'd already done Dallas, Ft. Worth, Kansas City, Branson, but weren't ready to go as far as Missouri, Arkansas, or Tennessee. So we figured Texas, as large as it is, would have a fun suburb that could hold some potential fun for our family - hence .... Frisco, Texas, where we found iFly.
Once we went through our training, with our trainer, Dominic, he walked us through the basics and gave us our flight suits, ear plugs, goggles, and helmets.
On my second turn, we went up to the top, which I would guess was close to 40 to 45 feet up int he tube (pictured above). The air pressure was so hard (in order to raise us up) that I could feel it push against my lungs as it entered my nose. As I was up there, I was thankful that my kid chose to stay closer to the ground.
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