Beginners’ Under 18s Flying Trapeze

Held on our Full Flying Days, this session is for first or second time flyers aged 10-18 who are at least 4’7″ tall*. The class will go over the fundamentals and basics of flying trapeze, giving young flyers the opportunity to get used to taking off, swinging and landing. Once they feel comfortable with this process we start working on performing a simple trick, with the aim of being able to be caught by a catcher at the end of the class.

Beginner flyers will always wear a harness/safety belt which allows our experienced tutors on the ground to lunge the student safely. After taking off you’ll swing back and forth across the space, and at the caller’s instruction you’ll let go to land in the safety net. It can feel daunting but our tutors will make sure you always feel safe and secure – and the second you leave the platform, you’ll be hooked on the feeling of swinging through the air!

*If you’re slightly too young or too small for these classes, get in touch – sometimes, we can make exceptions.


St Paul’s Church, Portland Square, Bristol BS2 8SJ


£25/£20 (JSA/Income Support/Housing Benefit)


10:00 – 12:00


Sat 14 Dec 2019

Sat 11 Jan 2020

Sat 1 Feb 2020

Sat 14 Mar 2020

Sun 19 Apr 2020 (onsale from Fri 6 Mar, 8pm)

More dates coming soon!

For more information email Mia or Jono at or call 01179 247 615 (Mon – Fri 9am – 4pm).

Phone booking is also available (£1 admin fee) Mon – Fri 9am – 4pm.

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