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piisfish

Nov 29, 2012, 7:27 AM
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it is so exciting to follow, all disciplins.

Usual suspects fighting for the podiums, plus a couple of new teams, specially UAE Nexus in VFS4 Smile


Premier Remster  (C License)

Nov 29, 2012, 8:31 AM
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They need to Post the damn videos somewhere!


spage  (C License)

Nov 29, 2012, 8:48 AM
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Style & Acc seems to be absent from the results tab... am I missing something?

www.wpcuae.ae


DocPop  (C License)

Nov 29, 2012, 9:34 AM
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In reply to:
... am I missing something?

http://www.wpcuae.ae

You're missing a clicky.


beowulf  (C License)

Nov 29, 2012, 1:14 PM
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Can someone post the draws or point me to the right page? I can't find them listed anywhere.


Fling  (C 3265)

Nov 29, 2012, 1:22 PM
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These were passed to me so I can't vouch for their veracity.

4-WAY FS
Round 1) 5 - 12 - E
Round 2) 6 - D - B - K
Round 3) O - 8 - 7
Round 4) N - 13 - 18
Round 5) 10 - 21 - M
Round 6) 19 - H - 11
Round 7) C - G - 1 - A
Round 8) 20 - 9 - 15
Round 9) 16 - F - P - Q
Round 10) 2 - J - 4
Round JO) L - 22 - 14

8WAY FS
Round 1) N - 21 - B - 5
Round 2) 14 - C - 13
Round 3) 22 - M - 20
Round 4) 17 - H - 16
Round 5) J - E - 12 - 4
Round 6) 7 - 19 - 15
Round 7) G - K - 8 - 2
Round 8) O - L - F - P - A
Round 9) 10 - 11 - 18
Round 10) 9 - Q - D - 1
Round JO) 3 - 6 - 19

4 Way VFS
Round 1) A - 11 - 3
Round 2) J - 14 -16
Round 3) 5 - 1 - 7
Round 4) 17 - F - 9
Round 5) 6 - 8 - D
Round 6) N - C - M - L - 13
Round 7) 2 - 10 - 4
Round 8) E - B - H - I - G
Round JO) 15 - 12 - K


beowulf  (C License)

Nov 29, 2012, 1:25 PM
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thanks


JohnSherman  (D 2105)

Nov 29, 2012, 2:10 PM
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Style & Acc seems to be absent from the results tab... am I missing something?

Looks like they left it out. Go here:

http://www.ipc-wcresults.org.uk/..._Senior_Results.html


spage  (C License)

Nov 29, 2012, 2:22 PM
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Thank you!


piisfish

Nov 30, 2012, 1:00 AM
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funny how this event doesn't seem to catch the attention of our US contributors.
Wuza, the french forum, is catching fire with so many comments on it.
Is it something about the time difference ?


IanHarrop  (C 1152)

Nov 30, 2012, 7:24 AM
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Day 3 video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzTkPUhc6u0


piisfish

Nov 30, 2012, 7:33 AM
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it seems that the swiss FS team's raclette oven is up and running Laugh


Andrewwhyte  (C 1988)

Nov 30, 2012, 7:45 AM
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Style & Acc seems to be absent from the results tab... am I missing something?

Looks like they left it out. Go here:

http://www.ipc-wcresults.org.uk/..._Senior_Results.html
Does anyone know why positions 45 through 149 have results for round 3 but none for round 2?


JohnMitchell  (D 6462)

Nov 30, 2012, 8:20 AM
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Thanks for posting that. Smile


Premier Remster  (C License)

Nov 30, 2012, 8:25 AM
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That 8way exit was sick.


Abedy  (D 10153)

Nov 30, 2012, 8:53 AM
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I happened to be one of the volunteers in the video room at the WPC 2006 in Gera and saw lots of good stuff but hey, the 4FS is really cool and this 8-way exit, wooooohoooooo!


StreetScooby

Dec 1, 2012, 10:49 AM
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Hayabusa is hanging tough in 4-way. They've lost 5 points to busts, while USA has lost 1 point. Without busts, USA is leading 110-107 after 4 rounds.


ShcShc11  (A 15638)

Dec 1, 2012, 9:17 PM
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In reply to:

I happened to be one of the volunteers in the video room at the WPC 2006 in Gera and saw lots of good stuff but hey, the 4FS is really cool and this 8-way exit, wooooohoooooo!

These are really great videos imo Smile
Can't wait for the winter to be over Tongue


Oggie  (C 34187)

Dec 2, 2012, 1:01 PM
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Check out the IPCwcresultsvideos feed on youtube, they've posted some individual round vids...

http://www.youtube.com/...svideos?feature=mhee


piisfish

Dec 3, 2012, 5:18 AM
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french VRW just did a beautiful round and took the lead in front of UAE team who were leading from the beginning Smile

US teams doing super strong in RW 4 open and Women and RW 8

French Freefly and freestyle rocking, US Freefly also in the race for the 1st place.

beautiful event Smile great sportivity and super tight results in many disciplins


Joellercoaster  (D 105792)

Dec 3, 2012, 2:26 PM
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What is going on in the 2-way CF?!


samlee  (C 107240)

Dec 4, 2012, 12:19 AM
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I've seen a post on facebook about disqualifications for GBR and AUS teams. Unsure


piisfish

Dec 4, 2012, 1:55 AM
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Didn't follow CF, but AEs go to France


piisfish

Dec 4, 2012, 3:11 AM
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Freefly
1 France2 (Kristal)
2 USA2 (SoCal Converge)
3 France1 (Babylon)

Freestyle
1 France1 (Akrostyle)
2 France2 (Solaris)
3 GBR (Pixie + Al)

VRV
1 France Team4Speed
2 UAE Nexus
3 USA SDC Standard


Squeak  (E 1313)

Dec 4, 2012, 5:28 AM
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In reply to:
Freefly
1 France2 (Kristal)
2 USA2 (SoCal Converge)
3 France1 (Babylon)

Freestyle
1 France1 (Akrostyle)
2 France2 (Solaris)
3 GBR (Pixie + Al)

VRV
1 France Team4Speed
2 UAE Nexus
3 USA SDC Standard

AWESOME Work by Kristal, Congrats to Matt and Domi CoolCoolCool


piisfish

Dec 4, 2012, 5:41 AM
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In reply to:
In reply to:
Freefly
1 France2 (Kristal)
2 USA2 (SoCal Converge)
3 France1 (Babylon)

Freestyle
1 France1 (Akrostyle)
2 France2 (Solaris)
3 GBR (Pixie + Al)

VRV
1 France Team4Speed
2 UAE Nexus
3 USA SDC Standard

AWESOME Work by Kristal, Congrats to Matt and Domi and Nico CoolCoolCool
Also huge congrats to SoCal Converge, who never let the lead exceed 0.3 points. Tightest competition ever.


Squeak  (E 1313)

Dec 4, 2012, 5:44 AM
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In reply to:
In reply to:
In reply to:
Freefly
1 France2 (Kristal)
2 USA2 (SoCal Converge)
3 France1 (Babylon)

Freestyle
1 France1 (Akrostyle)
2 France2 (Solaris)
3 GBR (Pixie + Al)

VRV
1 France Team4Speed
2 UAE Nexus
3 USA SDC Standard

AWESOME Work by Kristal, Congrats to Matt and Domi and Nico CoolCoolCool
Also huge congrats to SoCal Converge, who never let the lead exceed 0.3 points. Tightest competition ever.
Absolutely,

Did you see how TIGHT Nico's camera work was, that was fucking GREATCoolCoolCoolCool

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ynshvDVa7zo


piisfish

Dec 4, 2012, 8:18 AM
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Canopy Piloting results
http://www.ipc-wcresults.org.uk/...iloting_Results.html
overall :
1 USA Curtis Bartholomew
2 USA Nicholas Batsch (with a new distance world record)
3 ESP Pablo Hernandez
28 SUI Roger Portner Smile


dqpacker  (D 32043)

Dec 4, 2012, 1:25 PM
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In reply to:
In reply to:
In reply to:
In reply to:
Freefly
1 France2 (Kristal)
2 USA2 (SoCal Converge)
3 France1 (Babylon)

Freestyle
1 France1 (Akrostyle)
2 France2 (Solaris)
3 GBR (Pixie + Al)

VRV
1 France Team4Speed
2 UAE Nexus
3 USA SDC Standard

AWESOME Work by Kristal, Congrats to Matt and Domi and Nico CoolCoolCool
Also huge congrats to SoCal Converge, who never let the lead exceed 0.3 points. Tightest competition ever.
Absolutely,

Did you see how TIGHT Nico's camera work was, that was fucking GREATCoolCoolCoolCool

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ynshvDVa7zo

I thought Matt hill was the camera guy on Kristal?


piisfish

Dec 4, 2012, 9:51 PM
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Yes, Domi & Nico performers, Matt video


piisfish

Dec 5, 2012, 12:33 AM
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Last round to go in FS4 Open and Women, 2 rounds to go in FS8
Open is very tight between Belgium and USA, they have equal scores after 9 rounds
Women is likely France and USA, France leads by 5 points
8 is pretty tight between USA and France, USA has a 4 point lead, so with no big mistake they should have the title


Squeak  (E 1313)

Dec 5, 2012, 12:33 AM
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Yes, Domi & Nico performers, Matt video
Ii sit corrected Smile


piisfish

Dec 5, 2012, 1:48 AM
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FS4
Women : France in Gold, 6 points ahead of USA
Open : USA in gold, 1 point ahead of Belgium


piisfish

Dec 6, 2012, 12:20 AM
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8way
USA
France
Russia
Germany
Switzerlaaaaand Smile


Squeak  (E 1313)

Dec 6, 2012, 2:15 AM
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In reply to:
8way
USA
France
Russia
Germany
Switzerlaaaaand Smile
The Frogs certainly have their collective shit together this year CoolCoolCool


StreetScooby

Dec 6, 2012, 4:33 AM
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Open : USA in gold, 1 point ahead of Belgium

Wow, that must have been an incredible meet. Good job USA!


piisfish

Dec 6, 2012, 6:15 AM
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apparently one of the most competitive meets ever, plus very different at all levels than anything organised till now.
they even have 2 competitive demonstration disciplins : speedskydiving (which Switzerland won) and ParaSki Shocked
also big concerts in the evening (the musical choice is not my favorite, but still reflects the size of the event) : Usher, Katy Perry , Chris Brown...
And apparently on DZ.com which would be the biggest skydiving forum, nobody seems to give a shite Unsure


piisfish

Dec 6, 2012, 6:24 AM
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French triple Gold in Canopy formations, and also in MAle Senior Style


Premier Remster  (C License)

Dec 6, 2012, 7:02 AM
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French triple Gold in Canopy formations, and also in MAle Senior Style

France really has a great program overall!

Some interesting development coming to the Canadian team coming up too.. Michel is apparently retiring from the FS 4way team and the 3 brothers already have a replacement in mind... Should make for a very fast team! (the 3 brothers came in 4th in both FS and VFS: that's pretty fucking amazing if you ask me!)

And Phish: some of us care, but I would have cared more if the meet would have posted the video of the rounds to follow it closer...


piisfish

Dec 6, 2012, 7:12 AM
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TRUE, THERE WAS IN MY OPINION SOMETHING MISSING : A CENTRALISATION OF THE INFO, MAYBE DUE TO EVERYBODY POSTING STUFF ON THEIR SIDES ON SOCIAL MEDIAS

Lots of great action in all disciplins, lots of drama apparently too


turkeyphant  (B 111016)

Dec 6, 2012, 7:34 AM
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Anyone know what's happened to the Skydive Dubai YouTube account?


Premier Remster  (C License)

Dec 6, 2012, 7:37 AM
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lots of drama apparently too

Yeah.. You read Craig P's post? Crazy stuff....


piisfish

Dec 6, 2012, 7:46 AM
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no, who is Craig P ?
drama about French accuracy


Premier Remster  (C License)

Dec 6, 2012, 8:05 AM
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no, who is Craig P ?
drama about French accuracy

Drama about the UK CReW....

And Craig is the greenie here http://www.dropzone.com/...cgi?username=cpoxon;


piisfish

Dec 6, 2012, 8:06 AM
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OOOOH THAT Craig P Laugh


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Dec 6, 2012, 3:20 PM
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The lack of centralization and the issue with time zones is impacting things too. For most of us the events occured overnight and by the time we wake up the entire days events are over and we see the scores and no running commentary. With the lack of a social media site to stay up to the minute it loses some of its appeal and the fact that the events have lasted for so many days does not help either. I am used to the US nationals were 4 way is done in 2 days max. Making it last for multiple days means that other then about 45 seconds to check scores once in the morning I just lost interest since it was going to be another day for anything to happen.

The lack of central places to see the social commentary did not help on the interest levels either. The deletion of the Youtube channel, the limited videos being posted and even the lack of the USPA to post running commentary on their Facebook other then the final results was not a great effort to engage US jumpers. I know 4 jumpers that are there and the total amount of info coming out of Dubai was things like "Wish us luck!" "Here is the scores for today", "We won X Event!", "We were disqualified!" (My personal favorite!) and things like that. I saw more from the vendors then I saw from the official sources. PD, Cypres, and a few others did a great job showing off their athletes but beyond that... almost no information was coming out that I was able to see.

The US team either did not have any sort of blog running or if they did they did a horrible job of promoting it and I was never able to find it.


Squeak  (E 1313)

Dec 6, 2012, 3:42 PM
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In reply to:
The lack of centralization and the issue with time zones is impacting things too. For most of us the events occured overnight and by the time we wake up the entire days events are over and we see the scores and no running commentary. With the lack of a social media site to stay up to the minute it loses some of its appeal and the fact that the events have lasted for so many days does not help either. I am used to the US nationals were 4 way is done in 2 days max. Making it last for multiple days means that other then about 45 seconds to check scores once in the morning I just lost interest since it was going to be another day for anything to happen.

The lack of central places to see the social commentary did not help on the interest levels either. The deletion of the Youtube channel, the limited videos being posted and even the lack of the USPA to post running commentary on their Facebook other then the final results was not a great effort to engage US jumpers. I know 4 jumpers that are there and the total amount of info coming out of Dubai was things like "Wish us luck!" "Here is the scores for today", "We won X Event!", "We were disqualified!" (My personal favorite!) and things like that. I saw more from the vendors then I saw from the official sources. PD, Cypres, and a few others did a great job showing off their athletes but beyond that... almost no information was coming out that I was able to see.

The US team either did not have any sort of blog running or if they did they did a horrible job of promoting it and I was never able to find it.

Conversely, I seem to have been able to access a lot of info daily, CP, VFS and AE were all stellar performances and It's been an absolute joy watching them CoolCoolCool


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