Tips from our coaches for a successful first flight

Have you always dreamed of experiencing freefall? Our indoor skydiving simulator is the ideal way to discover the sensations of freefall and adrenalin, in complete safety.

But before you take flight, it’s important to follow a few tips to make the most of your experience. Here are some tips from our coaches on how to make the most of your first flight in a indoor skydiving simulator.

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1. Listen to and trust your instructor

Your instructor is there to guide you and ensure a safe and enjoyable experience. He’ll explain the safety instructions and help you adopt the correct position in the wind tunnel.

Pay close attention to his instructions and follow them carefully. Trusting your instructor is essential to feeling safe and enjoying your wind tunnel flight.


2. Keep your head up and your pelvis down

To enjoy the sensations of freefall to the maximum, it’s important to keep your head up and look ahead.

At the same time, push your pelvis towards the net to maintain a horizontal position, ensuring stable and controlled flight. Your instructor will be with you at all times to give you the most thrilling experience possible.


3. Straighten your legs and keep your arms slightly bent in front of you.

For the best experience, it’s important to keep your body straight and arched in the air; this will allow you to feel the sensations of freefall in a more stable and intense way.

You should also keep your arms in front of you, with your elbows slightly bent. This will enhance your stability and control of your flight in the wind tunnel.


4. Stay calm and avoid sudden movements

It’s crucial to stay calm and not make any sudden movements during your flight. This will allow you to experience the sensation of floating in the air, similar to a parachute jump. This approach will guarantee you a completely safe experience, while allowing you to fully appreciate the thrill of freefall.

Breathe normally, concentrate on your position and your flight, you can even close your eyes to intensify the sensations.


5. Smile and enjoy yourself

Indoor skydiving is a unique and unforgettable experience. Make the most of it! Smile and let yourself be lifted by the sensations.

Feel the air on your skin and the adrenaline rush. It’s an intense physical and emotional experience.
Enjoy the moment and let your happiness explode. It’s a unique opportunity to share an unforgettable memory with your loved ones.

Indoor skydiving is an ideal way to boost your self-confidence and deal with stress in a different way.


Some additional tips for a successful indoor skydiving simulator flight at Realfly

Prepare in advance

Before your wind tunnel flight at RealFly, consult the Prepare for your visit page.

Arrive early

Arrive 60 minutes before your flight for formalities and equipment, avoiding stress.

Follow your instructor’s instructions

Listen carefully to your instructor for a safe and enjoyable experience.

Enjoy the experience

Indoor skydiving is unique.Smile and let yourself be blown away by the thrill.

Enjoy the photos and videos

Our team captures your memories in pictures. View them after your session.

Think about a private session

Book a private session for an exclusive, stress-free experience.

Come together

Skydiving can be enjoyed solo, but it’s also an ideal activity for families and friends, or for team-building.

Give a gift voucher

Treat a loved one to a RealFly gift voucher, an unforgettable gift idea!



By following these tips, you’re guaranteed to have an exceptional and memorable flying experience, leaving lasting memories in your mind.

If you have a fear of heights, rest assured that your instructor will take your apprehension into account and adapt the experience accordingly, allowing you to progress gradually without vertigo and boosting your self-confidence. Also, if you suffer from back problems, make sure you adopt an appropriate position in the wind tunnel so that your muscles don’t work too hard. For those of you who want to fully enjoy the experience, don’t hesitate to close your eyes and let yourself be blown away by the sensations.

Don’t worry if you feel apprehensive. This is perfectly normal before a first flight. Remember that your instructor is there to guide you and ensure your safety and enjoyment. By following his instructions carefully, you’ll get the most out of your experience.

So, are you ready to defy gravity, have fun and create sensational memories in the air?