With a colossal range of experience day choice for your Christmas shopping, it’s easy to get lost in the sea of what to buy and will they like it? Well, one thing we know here at Extreme Element is that people love a new hobby like nothing else, so the gift of providing an interest that’ll keep them happy & occupied throughout 2012 is about as good value for your money as you’ll find.
To help you decide which hobbies are most popular among those looking to start a new extreme sport – we’ve compiled our top taster sessions for under £50 to help kick start an active and involved 2012!
Scuba Diving Lessons for 2
Was £59 now £49
Gain access to a whole new world under water with this fantastic introduction to Scuba Diving! With this great taster session, the basics of the magnificent water sport will be taught in a controlled environment with a professional instructor. From the functionality of the equipment to the underwater commands; this taster could kindle a new love of aquatic adventures!
Experience Includes: Equipment, Tuition & PADI S1 of Scuba Diving Course
Available At: London (other locations also available in Scuba Diving)
2for1 Discover Mountain Boarding
Was £80 now £40
Get them out on the slopes for a fantastic afternoon of bumps, grinds and grazes as learning the ropes of Mountain Boarding supplies some magnificent benefits to its many participants. From great exercise to a welcome boost of adrenaline and achievement; the oversized skateboards of the off road are a brilliant source of excitement!
Experience Includes: Equipment, Tuition & Full Afternoon on the Slopes.
Available At: Redhill, Surrey
Grand Prix – Indoor Kart Racing
Was £45 now £39
Go Karting opens the door to a whole world of driving skill, as the fast paced control of motorised vehicles is a hugely transferable skill across track days, stunt driving and other forms of motor sport. With this great intro, they can build their driving confidence in a powerful Go Kart with expert tuition close at hand – competing for a Grand Prix trophy!
Experience Includes: 45mins Driving, All Equipment, Controlled Race, Trophy
Available At: 7 Locations in UK
Discover Indoor Ice Climbing
Was £59 now £49
With just 2 ice picks, some rope and some suitable clothing – the brrrr-illiantly rewarding sport of ice climbing provides a fantastic new hobby for those out in the cold and stuck for things to do. Using the provided equipment, learning the age old sport is a great challenge that once learned could be taken anywhere in the world.
Experience Includes: Equipment, Expert Tuition, 300m2 Ice Wall to Climb!
Available At: London, Manchester, Inverness
2for1 – Discover Indoor Skydiving
Was £99 now £48
Indoor Skydiving – the perfect way to practice one of the most un-practicible sports in the world! The great expense and fear of actual skydiving are somewhat of a hindrance to free fall lovers, but with this realistic representation of the adrenaline pumping sport – they can practice away before they take to the skies for real!
Experience Includes: 4xmins in Air Tunnel, Jump Suit & 1hr Tuition.
Available At: Milton Keynes, Manchester
And there we have it, our Top 5 New Hobby Starters for Under £50. Of course, there is a huge choice on the website – and plenty more options over the £50 mark, but for those on a budget; this list should go some way to pleasing the lucky recipient and your bank balance come the end of January!