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J-S  (C License)

Dec 20, 2012, 6:37 AM

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Re: [nigel99] Check-in debate

I don't worry about checking in when with a group jump, but when I do solos and especially solos at a new dz (getting a feel before trying to find someone to jump with), I ask another jumper on the load to make sure to see me on the ground. Make a point to find them and ask how their jump went or something as a check in.

If a DZO wants or has a check in system, great, all the better. But it's still my responsibility 100% to lookout for myself and others firstly. I'd use a DZOs check in as a back up, people on the jump run can figure out something's wrong faster.

Edit: Its simple to police yourself and be responsible.

(This post was edited by J-S on Dec 20, 2012, 6:42 AM)

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Post edited by J-S () on Dec 20, 2012, 6:42 AM

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