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Watch these flyboarders duck and dive over the Volga River in spectacular international event

Russian Federation, Tver region
October 20, 2017 at 11:52 GMT +00:00 · Published

Over 35 international flyboarders displayed their skills in a unique flyboard event over the Volga River in Russia’s Tver region on Saturday. The daring individuals came from all over the world including Thailand, Colombia, Latvia, Estonia and Finland to take part. They performed at a 15-metre (49.2 feet) height for a thrilling total of 20 minutes. Invented by French water-craft rider Franky Zapata in 2012, the flyboard has become a favourite in adrenaline water sports. The current record for a flyboard performance was set in Cannes in 2015, with 58 sportsmen participating altogether.

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Over 35 international flyboarders displayed their skills in a unique flyboard event over the Volga River in Russia’s Tver region on Saturday. The daring individuals came from all over the world including Thailand, Colombia, Latvia, Estonia and Finland to take part. They performed at a 15-metre (49.2 feet) height for a thrilling total of 20 minutes. Invented by French water-craft rider Franky Zapata in 2012, the flyboard has become a favourite in adrenaline water sports. The current record for a flyboard performance was set in Cannes in 2015, with 58 sportsmen participating altogether.

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