Flying Trapeze Overview by Trapeze Federation


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Learn to Fly, Achieve Greatness. Recreational flying trapeze is one of the fastest growing activities in the United States. The activity is open to ages 5+.

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Flying Trapeze Overview by Trapeze Federation

  1. 1. This presentation is confidential and is intended for the direct recipient only. Intellectual property belonging to Trapeze Federation and Efe Ilkay. © 2012
  2. 2. “Trapeze is a total body workout … Its difficult to describe, butsomething everyone should try.” Men’s Fitness, 2011Property of Trapeze Federation 2012
  3. 3. “I’m a huge fan of doing trapeze!”- Reese Witherspoon"I do a lot of trapeze work right now. I dothat because it’s fun and different, and Ineeded to get out of lifting weights.Now I work out to feel good, and howmy body looks is a byproduct of that."- Hugh Jackman“My greatest aspiration right now is tolearn trapeze.”-Britney Spears“Its something between a sport and adance. It’s not competitive, its not foranyone else, but it gets into your head. Ilove it!-Christian Louboutin"Trapeze is a great workout, it got me inthe best shape in my life!”- Bridget Marquardt Property of Trapeze Federation 2012
  4. 4. Celebrity Fans Include:Elizabeth Banks Mario LopezMischa Barton Christian LouboutinBrooke Burke Holly MadisonGary Busey Bridget MarquardtEsti Ginzburg Marissa MillerTopher Grace Stephen MoyerShenae Grimes Keke PalmerChelsea Handler Anna PaquinNeil Patrick Harris Sarah Jessica ParkerSalma Hayek Audrina PatrirdgeJulie Henderson P!nkNatasha Henstridge Giuliana RancicHugh Jackman Bar RefaeliMelissa Joan Hart Kelly RipaKim Kardashian Emmy RossumJaime King Irina ShaykRegina King Molly SimsMiranda Kerr Britney Spears Property of Trapeze Federation 2012
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  6. 6. Recent Culture References:•2012 Chanel Ad Campaign•2012 Louis Vuitton Ad and Window DisplaysPictorial Features in:•Elle (featuring Britney Spears)•Glamour•Harper’s Bazaar•W (featuring Beyonce)•VogueTelevision Features:•90210•America’s Next Top Model•Modern Family•VH1 Celebrity Fit Club Property of Trapeze Federation 2012
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  8. 8. “It’s a celebrity fitness trend…that can be an amazingcross training option.” ESPN Magazine April 27, 2011“When looking for a new way to workout…Trapeze is notonly a great stress buster, but a great fat buster as well.” CNN, 2010“Flying trapeze class is a great workout for those seeking anadrenaline rush and some core body strength training.” #1 Recommended work-out for Spring 2011 Shape Magazine“The popularity of the trapeze is soaring. And why not?Its fun - and a good workout.” Los Angeles Times Property of Trapeze Federation 2012
  9. 9. Flying trapeze is one of the most exciting and breath- taking acts in the circus. In recent years, this act has become an easily accessible sport for those with the desire to “fly”. Recreational flying trapeze continues to grow in popularity and is offered at resorts, health clubs, school programs, and camps.Property of Trapeze Federation 2012
  10. 10. Recreational flyingtrapeze is anathletic activityadapted fromtraditional form and brokendown into basic elements.These elements are easy toteach and achieve withinthe beginner’s first class andallows the student toaccomplish their first “trick”.. Property of Trapeze Federation 2012
  11. 11. Teaching starts with stretching andground-training to learn the movements. Instruction then shifts over to “low bar” training: a trapeze bar hung at height level. After the initial lesson, each individual is placed into a safety harness for the duration of the experience to guarantee safety and are Ready To Fly. Students climb up a ladder to the trapeze platform and learn how to fly under the guidance of a qualifiedtrainer. Most students progress through the skills easily enough to fly into a trick and get “caught” by an instructor.
  12. 12. Flying trapeze offers ahuge adrenaline rush andunique experience forfirst-timers.It is also amazing work outfor those who continue tofly.To many, it is the best wayof toning up the bodywhile having fun learninga new skill and sport. Propery of Efe Ilkay 2012
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  15. 15. •Flying Trapeze workshops for both kids and adults•Flying Trapeze and Aerial performances•Physical Education school courses•Mathematic and Physics classes through trapeze design•Custom rig design and building•Rig rentals•Rig maintenance and Set-up / Breakdown•Commercial services and stunt work Clients Include •Resorts •Camps •Health clubs •Schools and churches •Corporate companies •Entertainment productions
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