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Old October 12th, 2006, 01:21 AM
aradvi2 aradvi2 is offline
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Default How hard is zip-lining?

I would like to try zip-lining, but I am a bit scared. Is it really hard? I am not that strong or athletic, just average 44 years old. Any replied will be appreciated.
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Old October 12th, 2006, 02:32 PM
PuertoLimonTourGuide PuertoLimonTourGuide is offline
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Some zip lines are known to be fast cables, some others are known to be easy going. But in general they can be done by anyone.

Go for it!!!!
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Old October 12th, 2006, 07:47 PM
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Default Zipping

DH and I did the newest zipline in North America in August - it's in Whistler, B.C. It was really great fun and nothing to be scared of. I'm 57 and hubby is 62. We plan to do it in Costa Rica.
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Old October 17th, 2006, 12:46 PM
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I just turned 55 and did the Jungle Breezes zip line in April. Had a great time and would do it again in a second. Had no trouble at all and felt completely safe. One hint, buy your tee shirt before you leave the sign up area. I thought I could get one afterwords and was wrong.
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