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Poorly Packed Parachutes - A Personal Story

Poorly Packed Parachutes - A Personal Story - 2015-10-02 by Andrew Goodfellow  new 

While some see skydiving as an activity that leads to death, others have quite the opposite experience in life, where they find life. There are countless stories from ...Read Moremore

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Fly Gear: The New School of Tracking Suits new 
2015-09-29 by Annette O'Neil

Invented by pioneers of the tracking discipline in the unforgiving terrain atop Norway’s bigwall exits, the first suits were resourceful repurposings ...Read Moremore

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How to Buy New Skydiving Gear 
2015-09-16 by Annette O'Neil

You’re no doubt aware that this purchase is going to rival car-buying in the cash outlay -- there’s really no way around it. That said, there are ...Read Moremore

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Top 10 Marketing Musts 
2015-09-09 by James la Barrie

Do you wish to increase profitability and grow your DZ? If so, read each of these 10 points closely. As a DZO, you are no doubt constantly bombarded ...Read Moremore

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Advice For Your First Hop and Pop 
2015-08-25 by Annette O'Neil

It’s no wonder that you’re biting your nails. (We’ve all been there.) It’ll be your first time deploying in soft, subterminal air. It’ll be your ...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.