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padskydive  (C 101663)

Jan 16, 2008, 11:29 PM
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At the BPA AGM, I met up with Alan Thompson & we discussed DWR and we all agreed that 2010 would be a good idea as it give us all time to save up as well as giving new skydivers chance to learn more skills.

Alan & I have agreed to the place to be at Empuriabrava as it IS decent dropzone with lots of benefits... The down side are 2 main things. You would require AAD (You can hire one from the DZ for small fee) and at around lunch time it does get windy but usually lasts for up to 2 hours which we can use the time for lunch, de-breifs, dirt dives, etc.
Alan has travelled to many dropzones & he reckons Empuriabrava is the one for DWR 2010.


gimpboogie

Jan 17, 2008, 12:08 AM
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Hi,

I apologize for my ignorance
but what is a DWR


padskydive  (C 101663)

Jan 17, 2008, 12:12 AM
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DWR stands for Deaf World Record


BillyVance  (D 18895)

Jan 18, 2008, 9:10 AM
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In reply to:
At the BPA AGM, I met up with Alan Thompson & we discussed DWR and we all agreed that 2010 would be a good idea as it give us all time to save up as well as giving new skydivers chance to learn more skills.

Alan & I have agreed to the place to be at Empuriabrava as it IS decent dropzone with lots of benefits... The down side are 2 main things. You would require AAD (You can hire one from the DZ for small fee) and at around lunch time it does get windy but usually lasts for up to 2 hours which we can use the time for lunch, de-breifs, dirt dives, etc.
Alan has travelled to many dropzones & he reckons Empuriabrava is the one for DWR 2010.

Hey Pete, sounds good to me! Smile


TommyAndre  (C 83023)

Jan 22, 2008, 9:21 AM
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Yes!! Wonderful for us from Norway. An short flight trip for us.


padskydive  (C 101663)

Jan 22, 2008, 4:24 PM
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I am in the progress of setting up a new website for DWR 2010 (Hope to pull in some sponsorships) containing as much information as I can input for DWR 2010...
I am also in the progress of making arrangements with Skydive Emburiabrava.
Planning things ahead... Would you please "vote" which month suits you all best... June or September 2010?

Blue Skies
Pete


BillyVance  (D 18895)

Jan 22, 2008, 5:22 PM
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In reply to:
Planning things ahead... Would you please "vote" which month suits you all best... June or September 2010?

Blue Skies
Pete

Depends... What are the best weather months?


padskydive  (C 101663)

Jan 22, 2008, 11:35 PM
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Spain... it's supposely to be sunny all year long! heheh Hence my asking them when A) best weather season B) Off peak times (So that we can get more jumps in) C) Avoiding holiday makers (Vaccation)season as things tend to be more expensive - Hence being at suggested dates June (Just before vaccaton season) & mid September (Just after vaccation season) - with these propose dates, flighhts are much cheaper for all of us.

Blue Skies
Pete


sennaH  (A 22763)

Jan 23, 2008, 12:27 AM
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hi, sorry iam bad at english but iam from sweden. and iam deaf. and where dwr in 2010?.. and i want have your hotmail norway. so we can meet and hoppet.


mx757  (C License)

Jan 23, 2008, 6:08 AM
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DWR Deaf World Record Jumps will be held at Skydive Emburiabrava, in Emburiabrava, Spain. In 2010 The dates have not been set yet, but they are looking at either June 2010 or mid September 2010


BillyVance  (D 18895)

Jan 23, 2008, 7:49 AM
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In reply to:
hi, sorry iam bad at english but iam from sweden. and iam deaf. and where dwr in 2010?.. and i want have your hotmail norway. so we can meet and hoppet.

SennaH, you are the first deaf person I've seen on here from Sweden! How many jumps have you made? And, have you seen our website at http://www.deafskydivers.org?

Welcome to the forum! Smile


TommyAndre  (C 83023)

Jan 23, 2008, 11:10 AM
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I am sorry to write in Norwegian/Swedish, only because I write to sennaHWink

Hej sennaH.

Bare send en email til tomanjoh@online.no.
S vi fr utveksle videre derfra. Hyggelig se en dv hopper fra Sverige her ogs!!! :-D

Tommy Andre

And to Pad! We in Norway have speak about Empuria before and have be agree that it is best in september or october.. In June is many from North of Europe in south og Europe and flight-tickets is not cheap and too so many in Empuria.

Tommy Andre


TommyAndre  (C 83023)

Jan 23, 2008, 11:16 AM
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http://worldweather.wmo.int/083/c01232.htm

Info about weather in Barcelona, about 100 km south for Empuria.

We can see that it rain little more in october that in september...


padskydive  (C 101663)

Jan 23, 2008, 11:38 AM
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I have been at Empuria in these months...
March, April, June & August/September. March was pretty windy (my time!) It was buzzing & alive in August/September - quite a while wait to get onto load (About 45 mins to 1 hour). April - plenty of people about but still easy to get many jumps in. June was pretty quiet, I managed to get 10 jumps in 2 days!

As for those who are worried about winds... When it becomes breezy, they put sign up "50 Jumps" meaning people with less than 50 jumps are grounded. Wind increases "100 Jumps"... Wind increases "200 Jumps"... wind increases more than 15 mph (I think) then everyone is grounded - usually around lunch time for up to between 1 to 2 hours.


sennaH  (A 22763)

Jan 24, 2008, 1:24 AM
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but not only i from sweden.. we are two.. i (hannes) and my friends patrik. he is deaf. :)

iam newbies. 25jumps.. from 2007 sep.. 2008 more :)


(This post was edited by sennaH on Jan 24, 2008, 1:26 AM)


mx757  (C License)

Jan 24, 2008, 7:13 AM
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but not only i from sweden.. we are two.. i (hannes) and my friends patrik. he is deaf. :)

iam newbies. 25jumps.. from 2007 sep.. 2008 more :)

bring those hot Swedish girls to the DWR with you please!
Wink


BillyVance  (D 18895)

Jan 24, 2008, 8:24 AM
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but not only i from sweden.. we are two.. i (hannes) and my friends patrik. he is deaf. :)

iam newbies. 25jumps.. from 2007 sep.. 2008 more :)

Awesome! We'll need to add you and Patrik to the profile pages on our website. PM me your basic info and a nice close up picture and have Patrik do the same.

We're overdue for a revision of all profile pages anyway. Smile


padskydive  (C 101663)

Jan 24, 2008, 2:28 PM
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In reply to:
In reply to:
but not only i from sweden.. we are two.. i (hannes) and my friends patrik. he is deaf. :)

iam newbies. 25jumps.. from 2007 sep.. 2008 more :)

Awesome! We'll need to add you and Patrik to the profile pages on our website. PM me your basic info and a nice close up picture and have Patrik do the same.

We're overdue for a revision of all profile pages anyway. Smile

Ohhh yeah - big time!! I see that the last update was in 2006!! Unsure


padskydive  (C 101663)

Jan 25, 2008, 3:42 PM
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25 jumps - not bad!Smile We all have to start somewhere!

My wife has done 30 jumps (2004 to 2005)! Our excuse is that We got married in 2006 & moved house, etc... We both have not jumped since Florida DWR 2005.... Ouch!!!

We are back this year - jump jump jump jump jump!!!! More jumps!!


sennaH  (A 22763)

Jan 27, 2008, 4:26 PM
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i will try!! Cool

how many girls? Wink


sennaH  (A 22763)

Jan 27, 2008, 4:28 PM
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haha, ok where do you jump in norway? so i maybe can jump together with you in future Smile


padskydive  (C 101663)

Jan 27, 2008, 4:59 PM
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We don't jump in Norway but will do sometime in the future. We usually jump in the UK with few other deaf skydivers. We usually meet up at these DZ - Hibaldstow, Langar & Hinton Smile


mx757  (C License)

Jan 28, 2008, 4:57 AM
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i will try!! Cool

how many girls? Wink

a whole harem of them for me.


Deafskyspeed  (D 101192)

Jan 28, 2008, 10:55 AM
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Hello everyone,

i just arrive to home today and we have a great time at Eloy, Arizona...guess what?? i saw Justin and we been chatting. my team been hard to training for going to World championship in August 2008 in France.

Welcome to sweden!!

please everyone vote for choice the date for DWR 2010 cos we need let DZ Empuira know.

Alan T


BillyVance  (D 18895)

Jan 28, 2008, 12:50 PM
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DWR Deaf World Record Jumps will be held at Skydive Emburiabrava, in Emburiabrava, Spain. In 2010 The dates have not been set yet, but they are looking at either June 2010 or mid September 2010

Come to think of it. June might be a better time just in case my little girl is old enough for kindergarten. You know those school schedules - most schools start the last week of August and finish the last week of May or first week of June.

There is no way that I'm going to be able to go to Spain by myself. I will have to take my wife and little girl along. Don't get me started on how much THAT will cost me.

If we get a 2nd baby between now and then, I'm screwed anyway and will be staying home. Tongue


padskydive  (C 101663)

Jan 28, 2008, 1:33 PM
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In reply to:
DWR Deaf World Record Jumps will be held at Skydive Emburiabrava, in Emburiabrava, Spain. In 2010 The dates have not been set yet, but they are looking at either June 2010 or mid September 2010

Come to think of it. June might be a better time just in case my little girl is old enough for kindergarten. You know those school schedules - most schools start the last week of August and finish the last week of May or first week of June.

There is no way that I'm going to be able to go to Spain by myself. I will have to take my wife and little girl along. Don't get me started on how much THAT will cost me.

If we get a 2nd baby between now and then, I'm screwed anyway and will be staying home. Tongue

Billy... Bearing that in mind, I know Americans finish school earlier (Much) than Europeans. With us Europeans, we can easily fit into June - right before our school breaks up for summer vaccation hence it being less busy than July so I reckon late June is our best bet for you Amaricans & us Europeans...
Anyone have their say? before I go ahead and negogate with Empuria DZ


goesky  (D 11863)

Feb 17, 2008, 6:07 PM
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    I would like to know about the AAD for the small fee to install it with my own? or rent thier AAD? Or I load one from my DZ . Call the Pizza for the delivery to the DZ Smile Look forward for 2010 !


BillyVance  (D 18895)

Feb 18, 2008, 9:01 AM
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I would like to know about the AAD for the small fee to install it with my own? or rent thier AAD? Or I load one from my DZ . Call the Pizza for the delivery to the DZ Smile Look forward for 2010 !

I've heard if you don't have one in your rig, they'll loan you one and install it in your rig for a fee.

I would rather already have one in my rig before going there.


padskydive  (C 101663)

Feb 19, 2008, 2:00 PM
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Yes that's correct as far as I know.
What they'do is (That's what I have been told), they keep your reserve as it is, install new reserve lines, thread thro the AAD, remove old reserve line. To be honest - I've heard they do good job but how they do it exactly - I don't know.


goesky  (D 11863)

Mar 4, 2008, 7:31 PM
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 Billy!! 2nd baby?? You better put on the condom !!! After the Spain then you can use with out it.. Sly


mdrejhon  (C 3268)

Mar 26, 2008, 6:16 PM
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I'd be interested in DWR2010.
Keep me updated.

For future thread titles, please use "Deaf World Record 2010" or "DWR2010 (Deaf Boogie)" for us deaf whuffos, because it was DWR2005 that coaxed me to become a skydiver.

I didn't know what DWR was at the time, so please use the full expansion "Deaf World Record" - so that new deaf skydivers can enter AFF this year and be experienced enough for 20 or 30-way then!


(This post was edited by mdrejhon on Mar 26, 2008, 6:16 PM)


goesky  (D 11863)

Sep 24, 2008, 3:44 PM
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  I learned about 10 deaf French skydiver students are learning right now ! Cool the Deaf World getting bigger ! We will look forward 2010 in Euro. Cool Silent Freefall, Fred


deaffreeflyer  (C 102376)

Sep 29, 2008, 2:22 PM
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Not quite back in skydiving yet! Tongue Gotta one thing to do first ... see a bit of world for a year that's for next year. DWR 2010 is on around June, oh man I am going to miss the big party Frown I am so jealous already...


FLYCOOL5

Oct 15, 2008, 9:16 AM
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hello all boys .... I hope to jump with all of you guys as soon as possible .... to Empuriabrava... bye bye blue sky Wink


goesky  (D 11863)

Oct 15, 2008, 7:56 PM
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  It was nice chat with you on the webcam Hope see you at Spain in 2010 Keep the blue Skies!! Dont say bye bye to the blue skies HA Cool


FLYCOOL5

Oct 16, 2008, 9:35 AM
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Sorry I'm not good english eh eh
Ciao blue sky Cool


goesky  (D 11863)

Oct 16, 2008, 9:41 AM
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Ha you are funny Me too bad english too Cool


FLYCOOL5

Oct 16, 2008, 9:48 AM
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ah ah you are witty eh ehWink


goesky  (D 11863)

Oct 16, 2008, 9:54 AM
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  I got the emails from the Spain DZ They said the best weather is between May and Sept.


FLYCOOL5

Oct 16, 2008, 9:59 AM
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Last year I went in November the weather was always beautiful, I made 25 jumps in 4 days wow ...


FLYCOOL5

Oct 20, 2008, 10:27 AM
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hello all deaf Europeans skydivers I wish that next year in June or July we can meet a Gap in France, why not?Wink


TommyAndre  (C 83023)

Oct 20, 2008, 10:32 AM
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Yes, why not?? Cool You orgainzere it!!!


FLYCOOL5

Oct 21, 2008, 9:17 AM
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it's nice to make a vacation of one week Skydive to Gap in France with an opportunity to exchange knowledge between the Euroe deaf ... I hope that we are many ... this is the site of the drop zones and the residence to Gap
-http://www.parachutismegap.com/
-http://www.residenciel.com/


FLYCOOL5

Oct 21, 2008, 9:30 AM
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Pete, sorry for change the subject that I have spoken to Gap but I had not put this objective forum for DWR A Empuiabrava 2010 but I did not know how to put it in another forum ... someone can help me ... I 'm always concerned for DWR 2010


FLYCOOL5

Nov 29, 2008, 9:35 AM
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hi boys... all silent ones!!?? then for Empuriabrava he does or no? I hope yessssss....
Bye blue sky


Deafskyspeed  (D 101192)

Dec 3, 2008, 5:13 AM
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Hi,

we haven't orgainzere yet! but very soon :).....why not join www.facebook.com it's lots deaf skydiver on facebook :)

Al


Salve,

non abbiamo ancora orgainzere! ma ben presto :)..... perch non aderire www.facebook.com sordo skydiver partite su Facebook:)

Al


goesky  (D 11863)

Dec 8, 2008, 1:30 PM
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 Thumb Up! For Empuriabrava! I havent hear from them Which month they host for the World Skydive Boogie something with the Russians airplanes..Maybe best time on the boogie or a week before or after the boogie. The long weeks for us in the Rain or Sun shine : ) and It will be good for all of us learn more skills. Not in the few days and wait for a other year or 2 years to be gathers.....Keep FreeFall Forever....Silent Freefall!!, Derf freD ..Smile


mdrejhon  (C 3268)

Dec 8, 2008, 1:32 PM
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Keep me updated on this too.

I just got my C license less than two weeks ago.
Beach boogie anyone? Ha ha....
(Some of those events require C license)

Empuriabrava sounds good.


goesky  (D 11863)

Dec 8, 2008, 1:44 PM
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  Beach Boogie where?? 2 weeks ago?? Too cold for me take the C license in Canada.... Crazy


mdrejhon  (C 3268)

Dec 10, 2008, 1:26 PM
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I was thinking of Belize Beach Boogie, and I have heard of one in Punta Del Este in Uruguay too -- at various times of the year. Would love to try one of those, some of those require a C license...


Clite  (C 24255)

Feb 24, 2009, 11:24 AM
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Hey all,
It has been awhile since any news was posted. I am curious if there is any new information about the DWR2010? Has a website been posted, any dates set yet? I am open to any date in September or June. Look forward to seeing many of you again and meeting more deaf jumpers.


mx757  (C License)

Feb 24, 2009, 3:47 PM
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Haven't heard anything either and its nearly 3/12 though 2009... they better set something in stone as people need to save money for trip (airfare hotels / jumps and beer) as well as schedule vacation dates etc.

who every organizing the DWR 2010 is asleep at the wheel...ground work should have been done by now...I supect we'll get the details 30 days before event....too late!Mad


mdrejhon  (C 3268)

Feb 24, 2009, 7:45 PM
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It is my general experience that most boogies tend to get organized about 6 to 12 months prior; I wouldn't expect specifics of 2010 to be solidified until late 2009.

Hopefully the details come sooner -- but it would certainly be nice.

Even big boogies such as Skyfest don't often set dates this far in advance. So a little patience Smile

I'll be definitely aiming to be at DWR2010 -- but maybe hold it at the same time as another bigway camp (for maybe a 40-way mixed deaf/hearie big way).


Clite  (C 24255)

Feb 24, 2009, 9:00 PM
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I don't expect exact details yet. Most dropzones don't have boogie plans that far in advance. But I was wondering if we have a time frame picked out and a dropzone picked for sure. Also I am curious if there is a website setup for future information.
--on a side note, is any deafs interested in getting together at a boogie in United States this year for an informal practice run(maybe this summer or fall)?


mx757  (C License)

Feb 25, 2009, 12:08 AM
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 about 6 to 12 months prior;?

6 months sure gives you lot time to save up for trans-alantic airfare, last time I checked cost was at least 1500 round trip from JFK.. taxes and fees etc. more if your father away.. like California...add in hotel, food jumps etc...it adds up in cost pretty quick..

people need to know dates of event so they can plan for it...


BillyVance  (D 18895)

Feb 25, 2009, 8:43 AM
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In reply to:
I don't expect exact details yet. Most dropzones don't have boogie plans that far in advance. But I was wondering if we have a time frame picked out and a dropzone picked for sure. Also I am curious if there is a website setup for future information.
--on a side note, is any deafs interested in getting together at a boogie in United States this year for an informal practice run(maybe this summer or fall)?

I believe Fred Goebel is trying to set something up at Skydive Arizona this August. I'm not involved in any of the planning this time. Just don't have the time or money to do anything this year, especially after May. Tongue


mdrejhon  (C 3268)

Mar 1, 2009, 11:05 AM
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about 6 to 12 months prior;?

6 months sure gives you lot time to save up for trans-alantic airfare, last time I checked cost was at least 1500 round trip from JFK.. taxes and fees etc. more if your father away.. like California...add in hotel, food jumps etc...it adds up in cost pretty quick..
I'm going to be probably camping if I can.

Also, there are fare sales that bring the fare down quite a bit, to about $500 plus taxes, for about $800 total roundtrip. You have to experiment with things like Sunday versus Monday return, to things like morning and afternoons, and try multiple sites, at different times of the year. From time to time, I've seen JFK-to-Brussels for only $300, plus taxes, for about $550-ish. Sometimes flying on a different day costs a few hundred more. Anyway you do have to keep an eye on fares every few weeks, and time it well. A fare alerting service can also help. Also European has lots of frequent train service, so you may be able to catch an airfare sale to a different European city... Also, it's usually cheaper to buy airfare two-to-four months prior, rather than 8 months prior.

Start saving money anyway for a probable summer-time event, but be prepared for late spring time and early fall time.

Test search: Air France flight from JFK to BCN (Barcelona, near Empuriabravia) Tues May 19th - Tues May 26th, from www.expedia.ca -- only $400 U.S. INCLUDING TAXES ROUNDTRIP right now (search done March 1st).

See.... It's not $1500 ... It can be much cheaper if you time the searches about 1 to 2 months prior, and catch the cheap fares. Don't buy 8 months prior (too expensive), don't buy 1 weeks prior (too expensive) -- always buy medium-term cheap tickets -- usually approx 1 to 2 months before the vacation, and save about 50 - 75%. But bottom line, do the fare searches every week, beginning 6 months prior the vacation, and buy only when the tickets drop to within 25% of the cheapest known fares for that particular route...


goesky  (D 11863)

Mar 11, 2009, 10:56 PM
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   Crazy I am sure most of you know we cancelled the 2009 DWR because of the bad encomy.. Wish mx757's company can bring all of us over the sea. I bet not all of us able go over there . I still want jump over the seas.. No DWR for 3 years.. Wish every year since we grew. I may have David, Wesly, Jonathan, Charl, Bruce,and Mike for the fun jump some where we live in Texas and we welcome John from DC and any of you welcome,too Cool


mx757  (C License)

Mar 12, 2009, 10:51 AM
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 Why not try getting some sponsors for event? I was able to do that for last Pieces of Eight (POE) amputee skydives event I organized I got $5000 to use for skydives and wind tunnel time with Dan BC at Perris...

Yea the economy is shit right now so might be harder to raise sponsors but I learned a lot from organizing the last POE events, sponsors are major corporations and companies that are deaf friendly like hearing aid mfg. etc.

if you could get sponsors to pay for skydives etc I'm sure more people would commit to DWR 2010..


BillyVance  (D 18895)

Mar 12, 2009, 12:16 PM
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Also, the video phone market is exploding with new models from a variety of companies. Sorenson (VP-200), CSDVRS (Z340), Ojo, etc... Worth a try.

Since DWR 2010 is supposed to be in Europe, I don't know if any of these US based companies would invest or sponsor an over-seas event.


goesky  (D 11863)

Mar 12, 2009, 2:24 PM
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   I just got a new VP-200 . Nice to have 866- for the hearing to call me. Instead they have call the relay to give them my nu. too much trouble for them go around.. Unsure ....It is much better than my old VP-100... Hope find one good sponsor to bring all of us over the seas.. I think next month at Spaceland will have the Amputee tandems..


Clite  (C 24255)

Mar 12, 2009, 7:42 PM
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I nominate you to help with the sponsors. Since you have experience. Smile


mx757  (C License)

Mar 12, 2009, 9:29 PM
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pay sucks Unless you pay in beers..


Clite  (C 24255)

Mar 13, 2009, 4:29 PM
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There will be many "firsts" if I make it to Europe to jump.
Cool


BillyVance  (D 18895)

Mar 13, 2009, 8:02 PM
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In reply to:
There will be many "firsts" if I make it to Europe to jump.
Cool

You'll have to pay up for a helluva lot of beer, boy. Laugh


Clite  (C 24255)

Mar 14, 2009, 6:42 PM
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Somehow I get the feeling I won't be the only one. There should be many "first" out there to cover the beer debt to anyone organizing this thing.Wink


BillyVance  (D 18895)

Mar 14, 2009, 7:01 PM
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Somehow I get the feeling I won't be the only one. There should be many "first" out there to cover the beer debt to anyone organizing this thing.Wink

The best part about the beer over there is that there are no alcohol % restrictions, and there are a much wider variety of good European beers there that you can't find here. I just hope I can find a way to get over there.



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