Flying Trapeze

Boost your endorphins and have a blast!

It's Time to Fly

Welcome to the SANCA School of Flight!

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Check bookeo online booking to see which upcoming classes have availability and enroll in a class!

Join us at the Big Top Tent in Seattle’s historic Georgetown  neighborhood to experience the absolute thrill of flight. The most legendary act in the circus is now more accessible than ever.

Flying Trapeze For Everyone:

Our standard 2-hour Flying Trapeze Class is open to all skill levels ages 6+. All instruction is personalized to each flyer’s abilities to maximize individual progress.

GenFT_011614_group_KP_01Intermediate Flying Trapeze:

Intermediate classes are reserved for students working on the swing and beyond. Approval by a SANCA School of Flight instructor is required.


Kick your weekend off with our Pay-Per-Flight Friday Night. Drop in from either 6-8pm, just $10 for your first turn and $5 for each additional turn. Open to ages 4+, bring the whole family! Or bring the gang from work, then stay and explore historic Georgetown.

Private Parties:

Reserve the SANCA School of Flight Big Top Tent for your event! Flying Trapeze Parties are a great way to celebrate any special occasion. For those in search of a unique corporate event, the School of Flight provides a one-of-a-kind, gravity defying team building activity. Book your flying trapeze party here using our bookeo page. SANCA also offers Circus Parties in our gym. For more information about those please visit the party page of this website.

Class Schedule

SANCA flying trapeze catchClick here for the schedule or use the bookeo online booking to see which upcoming classes have availability and enroll in a class!

NEW STUDENTS: To book your class first create a Bookeo account here.

All Trapeze for Everyone 2-hour classes are open to flyers ages 6 & up with or without previous experience.


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Did you know that SANCA’s annual registration fee ($60) is your ticket to being a member in the School of Flight? Indeed!

And did you know that members have great benefits? Discounted pricing for 2-hour classes, multiple-class punch cards, and access to our Flying Trapeze flash discounts!


FT youth net nonfictionmedia creditWho can participate? Anyone who has ever dreamed of flying on the trapeze.

How do I sign up? Super simple, go to our bookeo page, choose your date

Age, weight restrictions: You must be at least 6 years old to take a regular 2-hr class, but ages 4 and up can fly on Friday afternoon at our Pay Per Flight session and at private Flying Trapeze Parties. There is no upper age limit. Our maximum flyer weight is 225lbs.

Do I have to be in good shape? No, you do not have to be in good shape to participate, especially at the basic level. But you might find that trapeze inspires you to get in better shape.

FT randles plancheWhat do I wear? You should wear comfortable athletic clothing that allows you to move freely, but nothing too baggy. Many people wear yoga pants or leggings, running tights, or anything that won’t bunch up behind your knees. Also, be sure to wear or bring socks.

Do I need to bring anything with me? Besides a spirit of adventure and the willingness to try something out of the ordinary, you should bring along a water bottle (drinking water is provided at the tent), something to take photos or video (proof of your achievement!), and friends or family to share the experience with.

Are there any forms that I need to fill out before I arrive? You may complete the student information & waiver form (which will be emailed to our office) or you may complete a paper waiver at the SANCA School of Flight big top tent before class begins.

What is your class cancellation policy? Classes are non-refundable, but reservations may be changed or cancelled at least 48 hours prior to the start of the class.

Can I get a discount if I sign up for more than one class at a time? Yes! By paying SANCA’s annual membership fee, you will have access to our Prepaid Packages: 5, 10, and 20 Class Swing Sets. The more classes you buy, the greater the discount per class.

What are the other benefits of being a member? As a SANCA member, you have access to sign up for a wide variety of circus classes in our main space, a discount on individual classes at the School of Flight, as well as the discounts mentioned above.

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Is Flying Trapeze safe? Yes. Of course, as in any other physical activity, there are risks. With our well trained staff and safety procedures, our aim is to show you the magic of the circus with the highest degree of safety at all times.