zipline

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zip·line

also zip-line  (zĭp′līn′)
n.
A transportation system or piece of recreation equipment consisting of a cable stretched between points of different elevations, a pulley, and a harness or bar for attaching a rider, who moves by gravity.

zip′line′ v.
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OF COURSE, most of us have driven from Wales to England before - but, how do you fancy whizzing from one to the other, by ziplining off the top of the Severn Bridge instead?
Most of us have driven from Wales to England before but how do you fancy whizzing from one to the other by ziplining off the top of the Severn Bridge instead?
Elaine Close, Community Fundraiser for Meningitis Now, said: "Ziplining over the Tyne will be such a unique and adrenaline-fuelled experience.
International superstar singer, Usher, had an enthralling experience on his recent trip to the UAE - he went ziplining on the world's longest zipline in the Ras Al Khaimah mountains.
A picture posted on the Anakeesta (https://www.facebook.com/AnakeestaTN/photos/pcb.2129995733710637/2129993743710836/?type=3&theater) Facebook page confirmed that the singer and her boyfriend were there to try ziplining. Another picture on (https://www.facebook.com/AnakeestaTN/photos/pcb.2129995733710637/2129995483710662/?type=3&theater) Facebook showed Shelton in full gear, ready to make the jump.
There will be Oud performances, and activities such as ziplining, horse and camel riding.
MONDAY, July 16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Health officials say they found Escherichia coli in water at a ziplining facility in Tennessee that has been linked to an outbreak affecting at least 500 people.
Ziplining is an exciting, one-of-a-kind experience for all ages and levels of experience.
Although it uses a shorter version of the gold course, both options offer the thrill of ziplining, while also learning about the wildlife, history and environment inside Angkor Park, considered one on the 10 modern wonders of the world and a UNESCO world heritage site.
With the emirate benefitting from diverse landscape -- including the Hajar Mountains and Jebel Jais -- it has already built a following amongst walkers, hikers and cyclists with the campaign taking a leap forward in 2016 with the opening of the highly successful Jebel Jais Via Ferrata (Iron Path), hiking, climbing and ziplining product.
With the emirate benefitting from diverse landscape - including the Hajar Mountains and Jebel Jais - it has already built a following amongst walkers, hikers and cyclists with the campaign taking a leap forward in 2016 with the opening of the highly successful Jebel Jais Via Ferrata (Iron Path), hiking, climbing and ziplining product, said the statement from RAK tourism body.
With the emirate benefitting from diverse landscape - including the Hajar Mountains and Jebel Jais - it has already built a following among walkers, hikers and cyclists with the campaign taking a leap forward in 2016 with the opening of the Jebel Jais Via Ferrata (Iron Path), hiking, climbing and ziplining product.