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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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    Trapeze
    Trapeze

    STREB

    Remember the first time you went to the circus? The elephants grabbed your attention. The jugglers entertained your eyes. But you set your sights on the trapeze artists. Humans flying through the air, flipping, soaring, and falling safely. Since that moment, you?ve wanted to try it. STREB gives you this opportunity. In this class, you?ll learn how to fly through the air like in Cirque du Soleil. Working your arms, legs, and abs, not only is this an adrenaline-rush, but it?s a high-intensity workout as well. Fly, fly away.

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    Stand-Up Paddleboarding Fun (Activity has no dates for over 1 year FMC 9/8/17)
    Stand-Up Paddleboarding Fun (Activity has no dates for over 1 year FMC 9/8/17)

    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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    Three Way in the Sky: Helicopter, Plane, and Skydiving
    Three Way in the Sky: Helicopter, Plane, and Skydiving

    Ventura Flight Training

    Looking to start living like a real-life action hero? Trade the beach for a helicopter ride. Trade the bar for a airplane flight lesson. Trade the Golden Girls reruns for a tandem skydive jump. And do it all in one day. It all begins with a low-altitude whirlybird flight from Manhattan to Republic Airport in Farmingdale, Long Island. Then, pair up with a teammate, and an FAA-certified instructor, and take your place behind the controls of a Piper Warrior aircraft!

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    Dream Car Tour
    Dream Car Tour

    Gotham Dream Cars

    What if someone told you that for three hours, you could drive six of the world?s fastest, most luxurious cars? What if any adult can do it? Gotham Dream Cars invites thrill seekers and car enthusiasts alike to test out six of the world?s greatest cars in a guided tour on some of the most fun roads in the country. During the Dream Car Tour, you will learn basic safety and handling tips, performance features for each car, and then get to sprint away. You?ll pilot a hand-picked selection of Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Aston Martins, Bentleys, and more, for four hours total.

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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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