Come experience the excitement of extreme sports for free, in front of the UT Tower. No pre-registration or tickets are required.
The event includes:
- a four-way euro bungee- Four participants at a time get strapped into harnesses then jump up and down on the trampolines. Hydraulic motors attached to the bungee cords enable the participants to jump very high and do flips. Euro Bungee is popular with children and teen parties, carnivals and company picnics
- 75-foot-long zip-line- According to Wikipedia, a zip-line consists of a pulley suspended on a cable, mounted on an incline. They are designed to enable a user propelled by gravity to traverse from the top to the bottom of the inclined cable.
- mechanical bull- a must-have at any Texas sized event.
- obstacle course
- pedestal joust,
- and other fun activities.
Time: 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Location: UT Main Mall (area in front of the Tower facing the Capitol)
Here is a taste of what the world fastest zip-line looks like
Seems like a great way to get your pre-week stress out of the way.
posted by Meera Rajagopalan