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Old Thursday, January 21st, 2010, 08:10 PM
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Are there any GOOD parasailing units in Aruba? I like to fly about 600 to 800 feet. Does anyone have any company names and costs?
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red sail is a decent operation:

Aruba Watersports offered by Red Sail Sports

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RED SAIL does not do parasailing anymore. I just received an email from them yesterday stating that for safety reasons, they had stopped.
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My wife was ready to do parasailing...as a senior citizen.
I'm not sure why because she has a general fear of heights.
Her best friend did it in Florida...might be an excuse (or dare).

Then she read about the general lack of regulation (and mismanagement) in the industry, something like a 20/20 expose.
They were not focusing on Aruba, but I think they did single out Florida and Mexico.

She crossed it off her "bucket list".
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gregory, there are always water sports people on palm beach offering parasailing. you can set it up once you are on aruba.

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Sherry - yeah...that's what the folks from RED SAIL said. They have always been very nice to me (I have heard lots of negatives but you would never prove it me).
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the only negatives i have for red sail is that they tend to overcrowd their boats. other than that, they run a first class operation. i just personally prefer smaller groups.

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