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Gift Ideas for Adrenaline Junkies

Gift Ideas for Adrenaline Junkies

Have a thrill seeker you need to find a gift for? Is his or her life always action packed? Does he or she try to get you to do seemingly insane things like mountain biking or going on Kingda Ka twice? Then some gift card isn’t going to cut it! Keep up with their need for speed and crazy amounts of energy with these awesome, heart-pumping activities.

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    Beginner Parkour
    Beginner Parkour

    If they don’t do this already, then they will love you for introducing them to this sport. With parkour, they will learn how to overcome any obstruction or obstacle. With that mentality, getting around the city just became a lot more exciting. They’ll be the new and improved New Yorker. Tourists beware!

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    Stand-Up Paddleboarding Fun
    Stand-Up Paddleboarding Fun

    Manhattan Kayak Company

    What better way to treat your adrenaline junkie to a fun-filled hour of one of the fastest growing sports in the world? They’ll also get the bragging rights that come with stand-up paddle-boarding on the Hudson River.

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    Trampoline Jumping
    Trampoline Jumping

    STREB

    Your adrenaline junkie has probably never let go of the thrill of jumping on a trampoline. This is his or her chance to take this innocent childhood joy to the next level.

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    High Falls Stunt Jumping -- vendor no longer offering classes
    High Falls Stunt Jumping -- vendor no longer offering classes

    Hollywood Stunts

    But if that’s a little too tame for your thrill seeker, then perhaps falling a couple stories will do the trick. Isn’t your heart pounding just thinking about it?

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    Sailing Lesson -- vendor closed AC 5/11/2016
    Sailing Lesson -- vendor closed AC 5/11/2016

    Tanzer Tours

    Yes, it’s winter, but that doesn’t mean you can’t promise them the time of their lives after the snow and ice has cleared! Sailing on the open water brings its own unique joys and thrills that will keep your friend hungry for more.

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    Flip & Tuck Acrobatics - Beginner
    Flip & Tuck Acrobatics - Beginner

    STREB

    Uhm, he or she’ll be flipping and doing other crazy upside down stunts, need I say more?

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    Samurai Sword Fighting - East Village
    Samurai Sword Fighting - East Village

    Yoshi Amao

    And to get your thrill seekers totally out of their comfort zone (which I’m sure you didn’t even think was possible), get them to learn how to sword fight like a ninja was trying to assassinate them.

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