We love this Vintage Flying Experience located handily in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire.
Know someone who fancies themselves a bit of a Jason Statham? This exciting day is an amazing chance to pick up the real, specialised techniques used by ex-surveillance operatives, test reflexes, get to grips with a range of weapons and feel ready for anything! After a briefing, get up close and personal with an hour of unarmed combat practice. Next, learn to stealthily fire a sniper rifle and take part in a pistol draw shoot-out with fellow budding agents. Then it’s time to try something less orthodox: the ancient arts of axe-throwing and high-powered crossbow shooting! For those who prefer modern weapons to Viking-style combat, there’ll also be Instructors have a wealth of experience in all areas of combat, so all trainees are in safe hands.
Saturdays and Sundays between April and November, at least three times a year.
This is an all-weather experience and some activities take place outdoors – if it’s raining, expect to get wet! Please note, the activities may be upgraded on the day according to certain weather conditions (or other logistics).
The experience lasts for around three hours.
Up to 72 take part, split into three supervised groups of 24.
Spectators are welcome. There’s a tuck shop which sells soft drinks, crisps, snacks, tea and coffee.
Dress for the weather and wrap up well in winter – activities take place outdoors and indoors. Wear flat shoes – walking boots or trainers are ideal. Eye protection will be provided where necessary. Changing facilities are available.
Minimum age is 16. Parental consent is required for under 18’s. You must be reasonably physically fit. This experience is not suitable for people with disabilities, although hearing-impaired participants are welcome.
Need to sign a disclaimer before taking part.