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Hens party fun

We went to velocity carts for a hens party activity and couldn’t be more thankful for the service... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Camille_Hughes_NZ
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Lots of fun!

We had a lot of fun with the blokarts! Although the wind wasn't very rugh, we get a good speed and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DomWild7
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We offer two choices of outrageous fun on 3 wheels: -Wind powered blokart (land yachts) -Battery powered Driftkarts Two purpose built tracks in Christchurch where you can hire a kart and have some fun with family and friends. A GREAT EXPERIENCE FOR...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to velocity carts for a hens party activity and couldn’t be more thankful for the service and great time we had. So much fun! Can’t wait to take my hubby and boys next time!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Camille_Hughes_NZ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lot of fun with the blokarts! Although the wind wasn't very rugh, we get a good speed and also drove on 2 wheels some times ;-) Ian and his team are very friendly and helpful! And special thanks to Ian for getting...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DomWild7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great fun to be had by all. Done it 3 times now and still planning on going again. Defenatly take your friends along for some racing run

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DarkCellNZ
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review and I love the heading! Great to hear you have an insatiable appetite for our blokarts and we look forward to you and your friends next visit. Cheers Ian

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Velocity karts as part of our mystery tour. A great time was had by all. Everyone enjoyed the blokarts and several loved trying the drift carts. There were several cool activities to do while waiting including a neat soccer game. Thank you to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Trevor B
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review it was great to host your midlifers group. I'm pleased to hear you had a great time and I hope the rest of the mystery tour went really well for you all. You all did really well in the blokarts and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an awesome time blokarting here! Got some good speeds on the bigger sails and everyone in the team picked it up really quick. No skills necessary. Was so much fun. Will definitely be coming back. Cheers to Ian and the team

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sijames135
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review and great to hear you had an awesome time. You sure had the blokarts flying pretty quickly and there was some very close and entertaining racing. We look forward to your next visit. Cheers Ian

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The photos don't do this justice at all. Velcoty Karts is fun for all ages and abilities. Take a punt and go.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank vickly2
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review and great recommendation of our activities for all ages and abilities. Yep, take a punt and go ie not one of those flat bottomed, slow boats but just give it a go! Cheers Ian

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great activity for all levels and ages. My dad is 87 and he really enjoyed it. Very well run, safety and training to a high level. So easy to learn and then it’s really fun getting some speed.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank zeusjane
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review and great to see 3 generations having some family fun for all. Your Dad is the equal record-holder for the most mature participant on our blokarts... go him! Great that he enjoyed it and that it was a fun experience for...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were disappointed we didn't get to try blokarts on the North Island...then we found VelocityKarts....and we booked it immediately! We watched a quick video instruction, buckled on helmets and we were off! You pick it up really quickly once you do a lap. SO...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your very comprehensive and wonderful review. We were really pleased to be able to satisfy your need for some blokart action after your North Island disappointment. You are correct, we love to see people having a good time and the challenge of...More

Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

A great activity for all the family to enjoy together! :-) Easy to get the hang of and a real buzz when you get some speed up. I would really recommend this activity! :-)More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ChrisBell1
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks you for review and it is great to hear you found it a great activity for your family. We love hearing that you found it easy to get the hang of the blokarts and found it a real buzz. Thanks for the recommendation. See...More

Reviewed 12 February 2019

The facility is well run, well presented and good value for money. Good attention to visitor safety and generally a great activityMore

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank mikescott199
VelocityKarts, Owner at Velocity Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review and acknowledgement of our attention to safety. We have tried to position ourselves to be an economic activity for everyone to partake in. I'm pleased you found it a great activity and well run. Hopefully we will see you back for...More

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hannahmcinnes9
27 November 2017|
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Response from VelocityKarts | Property representative |
Hi for blokart children can be age 7 and above to sail solo. Those under 7 can sail alongside an adult or older child in our tandem karts. Blokart is very easy to learn and safe. We have 4 different sized sails that we... More
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510jeffl
18 September 2015|
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Response from VelocityKarts | Property representative |
Hi we have had someone weighing 150kg and another gave feedback on Facebook that a member of their group weighed 130kg. We set our sails according to the wind strength and sailor size and generally need a stronger breeze to... More
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