The Next Revolution In Aerial Adventure Sports

  • Sep 27, 2014 8:11am GMT
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The WingBoard combines the thrill of wakeboarding and skydiving to launch the next revolution in aerial adventure sports! The creators of this idea are looking for some support. To help launch the revolution, visit their Kickstarter page. For more information, visit their webpage:

From their Kickstarter profile:

INSPIRATION

Remember Kit Cloudkicker? Scores of millennials grew up watching TaleSpin, dreaming of carving through the sky like Kit on his airfoil. With the Wyp WingBoard, surfing the clouds is finally a reality. Whether it’s wakeboarding, gliding, skydiving, wing walking, or flying with a wingsuit, adventure enthusiasts continue to push the envelope. The WingBoard takes the thrill of these adventure sports to another dimension, combining the exhilaration of prolonged flight with the rush that comes when you’re in control. ABOUT

The WingBoard development has been broken down into 3 phases:

Phase 1: 1/6th scale model to prove aerodynamics - Complete Phase 2: 40% model to prove safety features - In Fundraising Phase 3: Full scale prototype - Starting Fall 2015