The sport of ballooning is a smaller and smaller community each day. More and more are leaving due to $ or loss of interest in the sport. But if we had a group of teens who enjoyed it and talked about it, more people wouldn't think that they are alone. So if you are a kid or teen who loves ballooning please comment on this post. Also comment if you have a Facebook so we can stay in touch in a new Facebook group Future Balloonists where you can post anything you want about balloons and it will… Continue
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A recent ad said, “When was the last time you did something for the first time?” Well, I just did. I took my maiden flight in a hot air balloon with Sky Waltz. And I don’t think I’ve really come down to earth yet!
Our SkyWaltz Experience began pretty early that morning, when their cheerful crew came and picked us up at our hotel. My friends and I were brimming with anticipation and threw a barrage of questions at the crew, which they answered happily. After…
After running into issues with El Dorado County being a corrupt and nasty place to do business we have finally found a great spot to fly. The private and gated community below us LOVES the balloon! We just did a two day tether event for them and we have been welcomed into the community with open arms.
After this last weekend we got to meet hundreds of the people that we have been flying over recently and there was not a single gripe about noise, landings, etc etc. The new site has… Continue
hey AMers, i have a question, im planing on my next rc and want it to be an easy special shape, and i was thinking a blue/ purple/ dark normal envelope with a gold or yellow star sticking out of it, thus star struck. What do you think? pleez give me your opinion. thanx
Now is a time to be Grateful for what we have and for the experiences we have been exposed to through ballooning. So many people tell me how lucky I am and I truly know it. I have been very lucky and blessed to have the opportunity to travel all over the country and fly hot air balloons.
Gratitude is an appreciation for some facet in life. If recognized, it improves the quality of life of an individual. Lets… Continue
Chinese gymnasts Yang Wei, All-Around Beijing Olympic gold winner hold a romantic seaside hot air balloon wedding in the coastal city of Sanya, Hainan Province on November 6. His wife is Yang Yun, also a gymnast. News provided by Beijing Airdriven Co., Ltd------A Chinese hot air balloon manufacturer.…
I have been flying special shape balloons since 1989. My love for shapes has made it such that I am always looking at items thinking how cool they would look flying overhead. I am always considering my next shape. Or my first believe it or not. What many people don't know about me is that I have only owned 3 shapes to this point. The Little Bees and the Eagle. The Little Bees were my first and second and the Eagle my third owned shapes. Prior to that I had flown the Famous Footwear shoes,… Continue
Google Special Logo for Hot Air Balloon's Birthday Jacques and Étienne Montgolfier
Joseph-Michel Montgolfier August 26, 1740 - June 26, 1810 Jacque-Étienne Montgolfier January 6, 1745 - August 2, 1799 Two of sixteen children of a prosperous French paper manufacturer, Joseph and Étienne Montgolfier mounted the first public demonstration of a hot air balloon on June 4,… Continue
News from Beijing: 2008 H1 China Hot Air Balloon Challenge Game & 2nd Haikou Hot Air Balloon Festival will be hold in HaiKou, a beautiful seaside city in the southeast of China from April 24,2008 to April 30,2008. Forty hot air balloon teams will attend the festival, in which twelve teams will cross the Qiongzhou Strait. Almost all the balloons in the festival were made in China,
Press conference of 2008 H1 China Hot Air Balloon Challenge Game & 2nd Haikou hot air… Continue