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How To Tube: Managing Sessions and Understanding Rotation

How To Tube: Managing Sessions and Understanding Rotation - 2016-09-29 by Joel Strickland  new 

Tunnel flying can be physically demanding, especially at the beginning. Being in good shape will help but tunnel fitness is largely built through learning good technique ...Read Moremore

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You Know Nothing About Seatbelts - Part 2 new 
2016-09-27 by Annette O'Neil

Think your seatbelt only helps you when the metal hits the dirt? Nope. The magic of seatbelts goes far beyond the prevention of injuries and ...Read Moremore

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World Parachuting Championships 2016 - Wrap Up 
2016-09-23 by Joel Strickland

As the 2016 Mondial draws to a close it has got me thinking about what competitive skydiving means to our community as a whole. Most of the world has ...Read Moremore

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You Know Nothing About Seatbelts - Part 1 
2016-09-20 by Annette O'Neil

If you look at the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) reports, online forums and the world’s newspaper reports, you’ll notice something ...Read Moremore

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World Parachuting Championships 2016 - Day 4 Update  
2016-09-17 by Joel Strickland

As a competitor you are acutely aware of how well you are doing, your personal battles and what is going on directly above and below in your table. ...Read Moremore

Skydiving Today

Skydiving is one of the most popular action sports known to adrenalin and adventure seekers alike. Most "bucket list" jumpers who simply want to experience the beauty of free fall once, will get their first introduction to skydiving through a tandem jump, sometimes also called a tandem skydive. It's not uncommon for people to move straight into AFF or static line training, the two most common skydiving training progression programs for students to become fully certified as skydivers and participate in the sport on their own terms.

Skydiving activities take place around drop zones or a skydiving center, usually found at an airport where aircraft takes groups of skydivers up into the air so they can perform their jumps. Aircraft vary in type and size depending on the size of the drop zone.