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Come say hello to Innovative Leisure at Euro Attractions Show 2016

on Sep 12 in News

This September the annual Euro Attractions Show (EAS) will take place in Barcelona, Spain. From September 18 – 22, 425+ exhibitors from all over the world will be showcasing their newest and greatest products at one of Europe’s largest and contemporary venue, the Fira Barcelona Gran Via Convention centre. The show will also host 15+ education conferences and discussions from some of the attractions industries most experienced figures. Innovative Leisure will amongst the exhibitors, find us on Stand 2344, where we will be happy to discuss your future adventure attraction plans. It’s not too late to register to attend EAS […]

Center Parcs adds third Sky Tykes ropes course to another location

on Jul 28 in News

Center Parcs has introduced a new Sky Tykes ‘Mini Trek’ low ropes course from Innovative Leisure to a third Village, Whinfell Forest in Cumbria. Specifically designed for children aged 2-7 years, Sky Tykes is a great way for families to include even their youngest members in their short break activities and to introduce them to the ropes course experience. Sky Tykes has proven popular at a variety of venues with its unique ability to involve both parent and child. While the child is safely harnessed to the safety track parents are able to walk by their side, guiding them through […]

Drayton Manor is the first major theme park to install Sky Trail

on Jul 15 in News

Over the past several years we have enjoyed much success with our high ropes courses at a wide range of venues around the UK. Our most recent installation, which is due to open soon, is that at Drayton Manor Theme Park in Staffordshire where we have built a large double level course, in conjunction with a Junior Sky Tykes course for younger visitors. The Drayton Manor course also features two of our new Sky Rail zip lines, one on each level. At 28m in length, these are the longest zip lines in Europe on such a structure and are completely […]

Innovative Leisure’s biggest Sky Trail achieves 10,000 customers in 4 months

on Jun 22 in News

Innovative Leisure’s largest Sky Trail high ropes course at The Tees Barrage International White Water venue has welcomed 10,000 participants in just 4 months. The high ropes course at Tees Barrage is Innovative Leisure’s largest installed attraction. Built on a peninsula in the middle of River Tees and standing at 17m tall, it is hard to miss. The new addition has been funded in conjunction with Stockton Borough Council on a ‘spend to save’ investment scheme. Newly opened in February, this now complements the existing offering of adventurous activities. With over 1,500 participants during its first week of operation and 10,000 in […]

Innovative Leisure wins ‘Best Trade Supplier’ award at 2016 NFAN conference

on Feb 24 in News

Adventure attractions specialist Innovative Leisure is celebrating once again following its success last week at the National Farm Attractions Network’s (NFAN) annual awards ceremony. Held during a special dinner at the NFAN’s annual conference and trade exhibition, which this year took place in Liverpool’s Titanic hotel, awards were presented in a range of categories which covered a variety of farm park areas of operation and also included ‘Best Trade Supplier.’ And it was this latter award which Innovative Leisure proudly won for the second time in three years. In making the award, the judges praised Innovative Leisure for being ‘innovative,’ […]

Innovative Leisure completes UK’s biggest high ropes course

on Jan 07 in News

Innovative Leisure has installed a 17m high, 4 level high ropes adventure course at The Tees Barrage International White Water venue in Stockton on Tees. Tees Active Leisure, operators of the venue in conjunction with Stockton Borough Council, has added the new Sky Trail High Ropes Course in readiness for the 2016 season. The structure is built on a peninsular in the middle of the River Tees. The 4 level, eight pole high ropes system has more than 40 activity elements between 4m and 15m off the ground. Levels 3 and 4 are certainly not for the faint hearted! The […]

Innovative Leisure heads to Sweden for Euro Attractions Show

on Sep 18 in News

The Euro Attractions Show this year takes place in Gothenburg, Sweden, home of Liseberg, one of Scandinavia’s most popular theme parks and Innovative Leisure will once again be in attendance. From October 6 – 8, 425 exhibiting companies from all over the world will be showcasing their latest and best products at the Swedish Convention Centre, a stone’s throw from the Liseberg complex. The show will also host 15+ education sessions and talks from some of the attractions industries most experienced figures. Innovative Leisure will as always be among the exhibitors to demonstrate their products with a fully operational Sky Tykes Junior Ropes […]

Four more farms aim for a splash hit with guests by adding new water attractions

on Jun 15 in News

Four more farm parks have recently introduced wet play attractions from adventure attractions specialist Innovative Leisure to add an exciting cool down element this Summer. Spring Barn Farm in East Sussex and Finkley Down Farm in Hampshire bring the ever growing number of farm venues operating Inflatable Water Wars systems up to fifteen. The balloon battle game is popular worldwide and its inflatable incarnation has been particularly favoured within the farm sector owing to its affordability, earning potential and easy set up. Both sites have opted for double Water Wars units, comprising four battle stations armed with balloon catapults, ensuring […]

BALPPA Summer Conference to include visit to We Are Vertigo

on May 20 in News

Innovative Leisure is pleased to announce that the 2015 BALPPA Summer Conference taking place in Belfast will include an open day at We Are Vertigo, the FEC home to an impressive portfolio of Innovative Leisure adventure attractions. The trip to the alpine themed venue forms the focal point of the third and final day of the conference and will include demonstrations of the centre’s Sky Trail and Sky Tykes ropes courses, Ice Themed Stationary Climbing Wall and Mobile Zip Line as well as the country’s only dry ski simulator. Owners Gareth and Lorna Murphy will also give a speech as […]

Innovative Leisure introduces new Sky Trail Seeker Ropes Course

on Feb 23 in News

Innovative Leisure has introduced Sky Trail Seeker – a new breakthrough in the ropes course market for venues with limited ceiling height. Sky Trail Seeker is positioned between Sky Tykes and the original Sky Trail products and is specifically designed as a kids-only course to challenge a range of ages without the support of a member of staff. As a result, Innovative Leisure believes it is particularly well-suited to family entertainment centres as well as centres catering to school groups, holiday parks and indoor party venues. The new product is specifically designed for children up to 1.68m tall (5 ft […]

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