It’s not only Jesus that could walk on water and it’s not only the Jetsons who can fly – that’s right, jetlev water jet packs are here.
If you have long dreamed of being a space man but just didn’t get the grades, then turn instead to the jetlev water jet pack that can be seen zooming over Oahu’s Maunalua Bay.
It’s official – the coolest water sport in Oahu is not the flyboard, but the water jet pack from Jet Lev.
Taking a jetlev water jet pack adventure above the waves of Oahu and walking on water with the sea breeze in your face, alright well hovering above the water, there’s no feeling quite like it. The jet lev water-powered jet pack is the ultimate way to experience the ocean.
Keep reading to find out more about the jetlev jetpack, Hawaii’s newest and most exhilarating water sport that is taking the world (and Oahu) by storm as a top Hawaii tour.
You may be wondering what the hell is a jetlev water jetpack anyway? Is it some kind of flyboard? Is it some kind of weird water sport? It’s not a flyboard, it’s kind of like a backpack, if a backpack has a jet lev throttle and the ability to make you fly. Sounds like sci-fi, right?
This isn’t a fantasy, the jetlev jetpack is real and water sport fans should be excited!
The jetlev jetpack started life as a scribble on a post it note from a Chinese born Canadian named Raymond Li. In hindsight, he was probably trying to create a water jetpack or something to help him zoom away from the ice and snow of New Foundland. Humans were not meant to live in the tundra and a water-powered jetpack is a sure-fire way of getting out of there when the snow melts.
Yet the jet lev jet pack made its way over to the tropical waters and the sea breeze of Maunalua Bay in Oahu, Hawaii. It is quickly becoming one of the most coveted water sports for those who love a good adrenaline rush. The jetlev Hawaii offers personal flight at its finest.
Combining the world of water sports with the power of a jet, the jetlev jet pack works in harmony with the ocean pressure and your sense of balance (like loads of other water sports, the jet lev is no different when it comes to balance). The water jet pack allows you to zoom 30 feet into the air, zoom around and change direction. The jet lev water-powered jet pack truly is one of the coolest water sports out there.
The jet lev is a water powered jetpack which sucks seawater up the hose, this creates pressure in the control nozzles which gives you the lift you need for flight. The subtler you are with your movements when using the water-powered jet pack, the smoother this ride of your life will be.
You may be wondering why you would want to strap something on your back that is going to shoot you 30 feet in the air versus parasailing in Waikiki or renting a jet ski in Hawaii. For those who haven’t heard of the jet lev water jet pack the idea obviously sounds mad. Unless of course you adore wet and wild water sports.
There are many reasons to choose water-powered jet pack fun over the hazy blue waters of Maunalua Bay in Oahu.
If you want to feel like the water sport equivalent of James Bond, or if you just want to feel a wild adrenaline rush and the sea breeze against your skin – the jetlev jetpack can deliver a divine flight experience.
Plus, how often do you get the chance to fly without throwing yourself out of a plane? The jetlev jetpack Hawaii really does make all these dreams come true.
If you are having all kinds of crazy ideas about using a water jetpack and smashing headfirst into the sea, do not worry! It’s safe to say that 99 percent of the population haven’t used a jetlev jetpack before in their life. No one is going to strap it on your back and drop you into Oahu’s Maunalua Bay to fend for yourself.
You can find out more about the safety of the jetlev here.
Before cruising about Oahu in your water jet pack, you can expect a full debriefing and lesson in the art of this newfangled water sport before hitting the ocean.
Your personal certified flight instructor will make sure that you know how to operate the controls of the jet lev and that you feel completely comfortable and ready to be a high flyer. Of course, there will be safety videos and plenty of time to nervously ask all your questions about the water jet pack before heading out into the waters of Oahu.
You can definitely expect not to be bored, yawning, or wishing you were somewhere else when wearing a water jet pack in Hawaii. There is nothing more exhilarating than getting high powered lift over Oahu’s Maunalua Bay, rocketing around, and feeling like wonder woman or iron man. Just don’t read this article about sharks in Hawaii first.
First of all, as mentioned you can expect to start with a full safety and control briefing of the jetlev jetpack. The instructor will harness you into the water jet pack, and then you will stand nervously on the edge of the platform waiting for lift off.
With your hands on the controls of the jet lev and your body in the water, most first time water sport pilots of the jetlev water jet pack are air borne within 5-10 minutes.
Depending on how brave you are feeling of course! After that you can expect to zoom around in the air with your water jet pack, soaking up the views of Oahu and relishing the sea breeze in your face.
First timers using the jetlev jet pack will probably just be happy playing around and losing themselves in the splendor of flight and speed of the water jet.
For those who manage to get to grips with the jet lev there are plenty of twists, turns and maneuvers you can practice maximizing your adrenaline rush. From high-speed turns to donuts, the stairway to heaven, and the ultimate walking on water experience – the jet lev water jetpack knows no limits.
Oahu boasts beautifully long summer days that are perfect for water sports and using the jet lev. You can choose to fire up the jetlev jet pack any time between dawn or dusk. Of course, the main interference for the jet lev is the weather (the same goes for any water sport).
Stormy and rainy days can stir up the ocean and make for choppy conditions on Maunalua Bay so best to check the weather report before booking any water sports, including a go on the jet lev water-powered jet pack.
The jet lev jet pack offers a much more fulfilling experience than simply strapping on a backpack and hitting the air. The jet lev is the ultimate blend of adrenaline rush water sports meets fabulous flyboard experience. The feeling of flight is one you won’t forget after using the jetlev jetpack, and when you are hovering over Oahu you are sure to be reminded that the future is in fact the here and now.
What are you waiting for? The jetlev jetpack Hawaii is a one of a kind water sport experience.
Awesome ride. You have to do this. Best thrill ride ever!!
Was very cool, had a lot of fun! It’s more difficult than you think at first, but after it gets fun. Make sure to stay calm on the Jetpack 🙂
We saw this on TV and decided to take a chance to do it. WOW. It’s a must do. You will love the thrill and excitement of being up in the air and floating along. I would definitely do it again. The people there were just so kind and accommodating and made sure we were safe and guided us all the way to the top!!!