As you fly over Bahrain, you will notice that this small nation consists of 33 islets right in the heart of the Arabian Gulf. Bahrain is one of the oldest continuous civilizations ever! Today, it lures tourists with its sun-kissed beaches, pearl diving past, water sports, local culture and laid-back, friendly atmosphere.
HOME OF THE WORLD CUP
Gravity Indoor Skydiving is a recirculating Aerodium Technologies, round wall-to-wall wind tunnel, with a diameter of 4.3 meters up to a height of 5 meters then extending to 5.5 meters diameter at a height of 12 meters and a full chamber height of 19.6 meters, 12 meters of which is full glass.
Gravity is one of the few wind tunnels in the world to have an entrance door into the flight chamber at a height of 14 meters, offering a B.A.S.E. Jump experience!
Gravity is located in Zallaq, the South West area of Bahrain, and can be reached within 40 minutes from the airport and 20 minutes from the city center, Manama, by car.
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GET YOUR TRAINING IN BEFORE THE WORLD CUP!
Training period: October 12-25, 2018
The tunnel can be used for all competitors to train prior to the competition at a rate of U.S Dollars 665/Hour. This can be flown up to 2 weeks prior to the event.
For Pre-Event Training Free Accommodation, refer to the Accommodations Page.
HOW TO GET HERE
Gulf Air, Bahrain’s national carrier, and most major airlines fly to Bahrain International Airport, which is located within reasonable driving distance from the facility, approximately 35 minutes by car.
Registered competitors are eligible for the Gulf Air 20% discount on flights from October 11-31, 2018. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to receive your promo code.
Gravity Indoor Skydiving will provide airport pick-up and drop-off and transportation service from and to the venues to registered competitors staying at the competition listed accommodation. Email email@example.com the details of your arrival and departure (City of departure, date, time, airline, flight number and amount of people).
There are also options to hire cars in Bahrain. This can be done online through any of the car rental agents at the airport: www.rentalcars.com
Bahrain also has its own network of public transportation buses. Timetables can be found at: www.bahrainbus.bh