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iFLY Empowers People with All Abilities to Take Flight by Helping Differently-abled People Realize the Dream of Flight at Monthly ‘All Abilities’ Event on August 10 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m
iFLY, the world’s largest indoor skydiving operator, is encouraging all individuals, despite physical and cognitive barriers, to push past limitations and take flight at iFLY Fort Lauderdale’s All Abilities Event. This event has been custom designed for those with physical and cognitive challenges to create an environment of support and inclusion by making the dream of flight a reality for those in the special needs community.
The event package includes a pre-flight training session, all the necessary flight gear (suit, helmet, goggles) and two, one-minute flights at the special event price of $39.95. Each flyer also gets a FREE video! All flyers will be assisted by specially trained Flight Instructors with extra attention and accommodations based on participant needs. To see All Abilities flights in action, a video is available here.
Thursday, August 10, 2017 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Details on the special event are as follows: https://www.facebook.com/events/351305778632321/
iFLY Fort Lauderdale is located at 11690 West State Road 84, Davie, FL 33325.
If you or someone you know is unable to participate in able-bodied activities but still wants to be challenged, this is the perfect event to join. Everyone in the special needs community is welcome to participate. To reserve your spot, call 954-280-4359 or email [email protected].
iFLY All Abilities is an indoor skydiving program aimed at providing an encouraging experience to those with varying physical and cognitive abilities, in an inclusive environment with flyers of all ages, skills, and abilities.
iFLY hosts All Abilities events nationwide, partnering with local adaptive, inclusion and special needs organizations, and offers discounted rates for event participants.
“All Abilities is aimed to inspire participants to dream bigger and to challenge themselves,” said Matt Ryan, iFLY President and COO. “As part of this program, participants are able to push their limits and break barriers in ways they didn’t know were possible. We’re proud to empower differently-abled people and deliver the dream of flight to someone who might think it’s impossible.”