Thursday, 31 March 2016

Zipline Roller Coaster


Business Spotlight

Tree Top Adventure Park

TreeTops at 3 locations!

TreeTop Adventure Park Central Coast
Ourimbah State Forest
1 Red Hill Road
Wyong Creek
(corner of Yarramalong Rd)
NSW
centralcoast@treetops.com.au

TreeTop Adventure Park Newcastle
Blue Gum Hills Regional Park
Minmi Rd (next to Minmi Cemetery)
Minmi
Newcastle
NSW
newcastle@treetops.com.au

TreeTop Adventure Park Sydney
Plough & Harrow
Western Sydney Parklands
749 Elizabeth Drive
Abbotsbury
NSW
westernsydney@treetops.com.au

Bookings recommended, book onlinewww.TreeTops.com.au

Eco-friendly high ropes adventures including multiple flying foxes and challenges in the trees. Each park offers a fantastic experience for all age groups and abilities. From 3 years +. From $28.00.


Sydney TreeTop Safari
Plough & Harrow
Western Sydney Parklands
749 Elizabeth Drive
Abbotsbury
NSW
sydney@treetopsafari.com.au

Bookings recommended, book onlinewww.TreeTopSafari.com.au

A guided tour through a series of suspension bridges and zip lines. See the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Blue Mountains from the tree tops. From 10 years +. From $80.


TreeTop Crazy Rider
Ourimbah State Forest
1 Red Hill Road
Wyong Creek
(corner of Yarramalong Rd)
NSW
centralcoast@crazyrider.com.au

Bookings recommended, book onlinewww.TreeTops.com.au

The world’s longest and wildest roller coaster ziplines. Expect the unexpected from this wild experience that brings you over one kilometre of twists, turns dips and thrills! From 7 years +. From $29.00


TreeHut
Ourimbah State Forest
1 Red Hill Road
Wyong Creek
(corner of Yarramalong Rd)
NSW
centralcoast@treetops.com.au

Bookings recommended, book via email

The TreeHut is a simple, eco-friendly structure suspended between three Spotted Gum trees. It offers visitors a rare opportunity to experience the amazing location of Ourimbah State Forest from the tree tops. Capacity 30 people. From $80 per hour

Check-out their website for more details

AddressSydney, Australia

Email: enquiries@treetops.com.au

Website: http://www.treetops.com.au/

Adventure Blog:  Zipline Roller Coaster

Wednesday, 30 March 2016

Pickleball


Business Spotlight

Pickleball Kelowna

Their club operates from May to September at the dedicated outdoor courts at Parkinson Recreation Centre. Currently there are six dedicated pickleball only courts, and 6 more dedicated pickleball courts being built with an estimated opening date of mid-June. All skill levels are welcome to come out and play. 

A waiver form must be signed your first time out and your membership must be up to-date. For visitors the drop-in fee is $5.00 per day.


Check-out their website for more details

Phone250-868-8859

Address4535 McCullouch Road, Kelowna, BC. V1W 4G1

Website: http://www.pickleballkelowna.com/

Adventure Blog: Pickleball

Tuesday, 29 March 2016

Kick Scooter


Business Spotlight

Razor Worldwide


The Razor brand embodies the spirit of fun and freedom.

The company was founded in 2000 with the introduction of its now legendary kick scooter, which quickly became an essential ride for anyone on the go. Today, Razor offers a full line of products that inspire and excite riders everywhere.

From day one, Razor has focused on providing the very best riding experience. The company combines cutting-edge technology, high-quality materials and strict safety standards to deliver a product that is designed to suit riders’ evolving lifestyle. Cool products and great value have distinguished Razor as a trusted brand and industry leader.

Based in Cerritos, Calif., the company’s award-winning products are influenced by its Southern California home. From motocross and BMX, to snowboarding, skateboarding and surfing, Razor products are rooted in popular action sports.

It’s not how you ride, but how the ride makes you feel.


Check-out their website for more details

Phone1-866-467-2967

AddressPO Box 3610 Cerritos, CA 90703 US

Website: http://www.razor.com/

Adventure Blog: Kick Scooter

Monday, 28 March 2016

Footbag


Business Spotlight

Dragonfly Footbags

Founded in 2001 by John Webber, Dragonfly Footbags is the premier maker of freestyle footbags (hacky sack) in the USA. All of their bags are painstakingly hand sewn to guarantee the best performance and longest life of any footbag you will ever own. Geared towards freestyle and circle kicking, their footbags will definitely be showing up at a circle near you! 

They also offer wholesale footbags. One thing you will notice is that they don't sell any crochet hacky sacks in our online store. For more info on crochet hacky sacks, read their article called, "Why they don't sell crochet hacky sacks".

Dragonfly was started in 2001 by John Webber. Dragonfly started out as a couple page website at www.footbags.net. The purpose of the website was to be a resource for footbag beginners. The original Dragonfly Footbags website is still going strong and receives over 2,500 hits a day.

Dragonfly also offers a Pro Series line of footbags, competition level facile footbags.

Check their website for more details.

Phone: 1-888-339-7185

Email: orders@footbagshop.com

Websitehttp://www.footbagshop.com/

Adventure BlogFootbag

Sunday, 27 March 2016

Racquetball


Business Spotlight

Global Fitness & Racquet Centre

Has a wide variety of adventure activities to participate in at their facility to include; group fitness, spin, yoga, personal training, athletic training, CrossFit, tennis, squash, racquetball, wallyball.

Wallyball specifically can be played in any one of their 3 racquetball courts and their fall leagues will be starting soon, please contact them if you are interested in joining or have any questions.

Global Fitness also have additional services like; child care, dietitian, personal meal prep, juice bar and registered massage.

Check their website or facility for more details.

Phone: (250) 860-6900

Address: 1574 Harvey Ave., Kelowna. BC V1Y 6G2

Websitehttp://main.globalfitnesskelowna.com/

Adventure BlogRacquetball

Saturday, 26 March 2016

Free-Diving


Business Spotlight

Performance Freediving International 

Performance Freediving International (PFI) has been training Freedivers world wide since 2000. Founder, Kirk Krack, has trained 7 people to world records including Mandy-Rae Cruickshank, Tanya Streeter, Brett LeMaster, Martin Stepanek, Eric Fattah and Karoline Dal Toe. PFI is North America's longest running and most trusted Freedive Training Agency. Explore Your potential with PFI!

Freediving is a growing sport and its popularity is constantly on the rise. PFI's goal is to increase awareness about freediving safety and techniques and to train students to dive deeper, longer and safer.


Check their website for more details.

Phone: 7-866-388-6595

Address: 3169 Owen Place, Campbell River, BC V9H 0B4

Email: info@performancefreediving.com

Websitehttp://www.performancefreediving.com/

Adventure BlogFree-Diving

Thursday, 24 March 2016

Inline Boarding


Business Spotlight

PB Kiteboarding

PBK has the highest knowledge in the world about kiteboarding and snowkiting. Located in Canada the provide the following gear to their customers; 

Kiteboarding
  • Kites
  • Kiteboards
  • Harnesses
  • Wet suits
  • Dry suits
  • Accessories
Snowkiting
  • Kites
  • Snowboards
  • Swivel Bindings Systems
  • Harnesses
  • Helmets
  • Protection Pads
  • Accessories
Landboarding
  • Kites
  • Land Kites
  • MBS Landboards
  • Dirtsurfer landboards
  • Skikes Inline Skates
  • Helmets
  • Protection Pads
  • Harnesses
  • Accessories 
SUPs
  • Inflatable SUPs
New and Used

Repairs

Lessons

Movies


Check their website for more details.

Phone: 416-462-3791

Address: Toronto, Canada

Email: sales@pbkiteboarding.com

Websitehttp://www.pbkiteboarding.com/

Adventure BlogInline Boarding

Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Dome Hockey


Business Spotlight

Kelowna Pool Tables & Games Room Furniture

This store has been owed and operated for over 35 years in the Okanagan valley. Specializing in service work, moves, re-clothing, re-rubbering and of course providing a wide range of games and gaming tables and equipment.

The products they provide top quality to include; air hockey, billiards, cues, darts, poker tables, pool tables, foosball tables, shuffleboard, bumper pool, dome hockey to name a few.

Please check out their website for the full products list they provide.

Phone: (250) 862-4580 (sales)

Phone: (250) 862-4570 (service)

Address: #101-1823 Harvey Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6G4

Websitehttp://www.kelownapooltables.com/

Adventure BlogDome Hockey

Tuesday, 22 March 2016

Jet Surfing


Business Spotlight

Jet Surf


The Jetsurf is a jet propelled surfboard; capable of speeds up to 55km/h. Motorized surfboards are not a new concept and have been around since the early 50's. The main thing that sets the Jetsurf apart from anything on the market is its size, weight and strength of the build. Weighing just 15.5kg unlike any previous motorized board, this one can be easily carried down to the beach, by a single person and handles like a true surfboard. With a range of up to 50km, it can be taken on long rides and the custom designed carbon fiber hull, allows the rider to take on the biggest swells as well the flat water.

Check-out their website for more details

Phone+420 774 602 701

AddressStrelice, Czech Republic

Website: http://jet-surf.com/en/

Adventure Blog: Jet Surfing

Monday, 21 March 2016

Electric Castor Board


Business Spotlight

Razor Worldwide


The Razor brand embodies the spirit of fun and freedom.

The company was founded in 2000 with the introduction of its now legendary kick scooter, which quickly became an essential ride for anyone on the go. Today, Razor offers a full line of products that inspire and excite riders everywhere.

From day one, Razor has focused on providing the very best riding experience. The company combines cutting-edge technology, high-quality materials and strict safety standards to deliver a product that is designed to suit riders’ evolving lifestyle. Cool products and great value have distinguished Razor as a trusted brand and industry leader.

Based in Cerritos, Calif., the company’s award-winning products are influenced by its Southern California home. From motocross and BMX, to snowboarding, skateboarding and surfing, Razor products are rooted in popular action sports.

It’s not how you ride, but how the ride makes you feel.


Check-out their website for more details

Phone1-866-467-2967

AddressPO Box 3610 Cerritos, CA 90703 US

Website: http://www.razor.com/

Adventure Blog: Electric Castor Board

Sunday, 20 March 2016

Stepper Bike


Busines Spotlight

Streetstepper Bikes


RS20: 

Performance – The only performance Step Bike on Market, will do 15% plus grades
Stand-up and Ride 
Reduces Back Pressure

Low Impact – easy fluid movement on all lower body muscles and joints
Alternate Training - great for Marathon or Long Distance Runners
Core Workout – uses you whole body when in motion
Fun and Exciting – Fresh Air experience

MTS26:

Performance – The only performance Step Bike on Market, will do 15% plus grades
Stand-up and Ride – Reduces Back Pressure
Low Impact – easy fluid movement on all lower body muscles and joints
Alternate Training - great for Marathon or Long Distance Runners
Core Workout – uses you whole body when in motion
Fun and Exciting – Fresh Air experience


Check-out their location or website for more details

Phone1-844-783-7737

Address5824 Beach Ave, Peachland BC

Websitehttp://streetsteppercanada.ca/

Adventure Blog: Stepper Bike

Saturday, 19 March 2016

Nordic Cross Skating


Busines Spotlight

X Skating

The original Nordic-Skating & Skike Shop. Selling Nordic Skates, Skikes & Skating Poles worldwide.

Products;

Skike
Nordic Skating Equipment
Nordic Skates
Cross-Skates
Skike Vx solo
Skike Vx
Skike Vx twin
Skikes
Skating Poles
Skike parts
Skike replacement parts
Powerslide nordic Skates
Powerslide XC Trainer
Powerslide XC Trail
Powerslide XC Path



Check-out their location or website for more details

Emailservice@xskating.com

Websitehttp://www.xskating.com/

Adventure Blog : Nordic Cross Skating

Friday, 18 March 2016

Canoeing


Club Spotlight

Kelowna Canoe & Kayak Club

The Kelowna Canoe & Kayak Club is located in the sunny Okanagan Valley are of the south central British Columbia. They are dedicated to all aspects of;
  • sea
  • lake
  • whitewater
kayaking and canoeing, bringing canoeist and kayakers together to share information, to develop and improve skills, and to offer safe recreational trips.

Check-out their location or website for more details

EmailkckcMembership@Gmail.com

Website: http://kckc.ca/

Adventure Blog : Canoeing

Thursday, 17 March 2016

Air Racing


Organization Spotlight

IF1 - International Formula One Air Racing Association

International formula one air racing is the most successful class in the 100+ year history of airplane racing. IF1 is the original International governing body for the formula one air racing class. Moreover, it is the only formal air racing class to be exported from the U. S. to Europe, and the only class to be recognized by the FAI, the world governing body for competitive air sports.

Check out their classes on their website or at their location for more details.

Address: 130 Lassen Dr, San Bruno, California 94066

Email: treasurer.IF1@gmail.com

Websitehttp://www.if1airracing.com/

Adventure BlogAir Racing

Wednesday, 16 March 2016

Horseboarding


Organization Spotlight

Horseboarding UK

Horseboarding UK Ltd. is a Not For Profit Company Limited by Guarantee.

The two directors are brothers Daniel Fowler-Prime and Tom Kilroy, who together founded the sport of horseboarding in the United Kingdom.

Horseboarding UK is an organisation dedicated to the development and promotion of the sport at both national and regional levels. It encourages the safe development of skills and competition for all abilities.

Check out their classes on their website or at their location for more details.

Phone: 07456 461 101

Address: UK

Websitehttp://www.horseboardinguk.org/

Adventure BlogHorseboarding

Tuesday, 15 March 2016

Yoga


Business Spotlight

Bikram Yoga

At Bikram Yoga their practices include two breathing exercises and a sequence of 26 postures of Hatha yoga in a heated room. Hatha yoga is specially designed to work the entire body, using heat to stretch deeper, prevent injury and flush unwanted toxins. This yoga series stimulates the organs, gland and nerves and systematically moves fresh oxygenated blood to 100% of your body.

Benefits of regular practice include weight loss, improved muscle tone, stress relief, increased energy and an overall sense of physical and mental well-being.

Check out their classes on their website or at their location for more details.

Phone: (250) 869-0468

Address: 555 Lawrence Ave., Kelowna. BC V1Y 6L8

Websitehttp://bikramyogakelowna.com/

Adventure BlogYoga

Monday, 14 March 2016

Flag Football


Club Spotlight

Urban Rec Okanagan

Formally called Kelowna Sport & Social Club (KSSC). Now KSSC and Urban Rec have partnered to form Urban Rec Okanagan, will will grow to be the largest and most comprehensive Sports and Social Club in the Okanagan Valley.

Urban Recs goal is to provide the best experiences for their members, from league nights, theme parties, wine tastings or other Urban Rec events. Here are a list of the sports that Urban Rec provides;
  • Ball Hockey
  • Futsal
  • Basketball
  • Dodgeball
  • Floor Hockey
  • Indoor Soccer
  • Indoor Volleyball
  • Multi-sport
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Outdoor Soccer

Check their website for more details about their membership.

Phone: 250-215-4615

Address: 385 Holbrook Raod East

Email: info@urbanrec.ca

Websitehttps://okanagan.urbanrec.ca

Adventure Blog: Flag Football