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Suggested rig for big guy

 


BlakeA  (Student)

Jan 12, 2006, 8:22 AM
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Okay, I'm a big dude, 6'7" 300 lbs.

I want to get into skydiving and after reading some on this forum, I realize, my best hope is to get a rig of my own since I doubt ant DZ around me will have a rental rig to suit my hughness.

I need some advice on where to look and what to get. It would be awsome to find something used, but I know that is a long shot.

And advice would be greatly appreciated!

Thanks,
Blake


monkycndo  (D License)

Jan 12, 2006, 8:24 AM
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PM atsaubrey, he just went through this.


atsaubrey  (A 44961)

Jan 12, 2006, 11:31 AM
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According to your profile you are from Louisiana. I did my training in Moss Point, MS (Gold Coast Skydivers) Call them and see if they still hae the big boy rig to train you. If not let me know.


BIGUN  (D 23385)

Jan 12, 2006, 6:26 PM
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It can be done.


BlakeA  (Student)

Jan 16, 2006, 10:10 AM
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Went out to gold coast this weekend...too windy to jump, but they do have a nice big rig for me!!! Gonna start training next month!


sd-slider  (B License)

Jan 17, 2006, 11:08 AM
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Are you prepared for your "NEW" addiction?Wink


Anvilbrother  (C License)

Jan 17, 2006, 11:48 AM
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Sweet I trained on that rig as well. I have not been out to the newest location yet, but I hope to see you there. Keep it up!



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