Verticality Zorbing Park in Maadi Victoria Square (undated photo) – photo courtesy of Verticality Zorbing Park official Facebook Page
CAIRO – 16 November 2017: For the first time in the Middle East, Verticality Zorbing Park launched its zorbing activity in Maadi’s Victoria Square to let everyone jump in on the sport.
Zorbing ball is a sport that puts in motion three in one activities: swimming, rolling down hills and playing bouncy ball.
Two zorbing balls in Verticality Zorbing Park (undated photo) – photo courtesy of Verticality Zorbing Park official Facebook Page
This giant inflatable ball is double sectioned, with one ball inside another with a layer of air between them and dumping pumps. It is also lightweight and made of flexible plastic to roll you down smoothly.
Gamers rated it 4.8 out of 5 stars with positive comments, such as Mohamed Nabil, who wrote “lots of joy for kids and adults, we did enjoy the day."
Double sectioned Zorbing ball (undated photo) – photo courtesy of Verticality Zorbing Park official Facebook Page
The park holds many crazy games other than zorbing ball. There is a Dragon Island Amusement Park that includes a quick line to a large trampoline, eight other games, a kids area, soccer, and baseball fields.
Zorbing ball culture originated in New Zealand, but now the ball is manufactured in EU and ISO certified in Amusement ride safety according to European standard.