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Sunshine Superman - Press Release - 2015-04-15 by Dropzone.com

Sunshine Superman - Press Release A heart-racing documentary portrait of Carl Boenish, the father of the BASE jumping movement, whose early passion for skydiving led him to ever more spectacular –and dangerous– feats of foot-launched human flight. Experience his jaw-dropping journey in life and love, to the ...

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Garmin Announces New Virb X and Virb XE HD Cameras - 2015-04-14 by Bryn De Kocks

Garmin Announces New Virb X and Virb XE HD Cameras Garmin have just announced two new action camera models that will be released this summer. The Virb X and the Virb XE are the latest attempt from the US founded company to take in a share of the ever growing action camera market. The original Garmin Virb action cam was...

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Alti-Force Sensor Pack - GoPro Addon - 2015-04-02 by Dropzone.com

Alti-Force Sensor Pack - GoPro Addon Alti-Force has just released a product of their own that attaches to the GoPro camera and like the Turned On device, will seek to add some extra value to skydivers. When in use the Alti-Force Sensor Pack will be able to overlay information about your flight over the video....

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1st FAI World Cup of Wingsuit Performance Flying - 2015-03-24 by Dropzone.com

1st FAI World Cup of Wingsuit Performance Flying This year the stars aligned to bring the right people to the right place at the right time. The result was official FAI recognition of Wingsuit Competition for Performance and Acrobatics disciplines. Then without any loss of momentum, the announcement of the 1st FAI World ...

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Squirrel Aura 2 Pre-Orders and Teaser - 2015-03-20 by Dropzone.com

Squirrel Aura 2 Pre-Orders and Teaser The latest addition to the Squirrel inventory has been made available for pre-order this week. The Aura 2 will be the successor to the originally Aura suit, which saw favourable reviews and quickly established itself as a popular BASE jumping suit.

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Skydiver Suffers Seizure During AFF Jump - 2015-03-01 by Dropzone.com

Skydiver Suffers Seizure During AFF Jump Christopher Jones, a 22 year old from Perth, Australia - has found himself in the spotlight of news agencies over the past 24 hours. On 1 March 2015, Christopher uploaded a video to Youtube of him suffering a seizure during his 5th level of AFF training at WA Skydiving...

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Inches From Death - Near Plane Collision - 2015-02-10 by Dropzone.com

Inches From Death - Near Plane Collision Despite having occurred late last year, a recently uploaded Youtube video showing an extremely close encounter between tandem instructor and passenger and the jumpship they just exited from, has gone viral. The 4 minute long video (including editing) was shot in October...

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The 12th Annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration Boogie - 2015-02-04 by Dropzone.com

The 12th Annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration Boogie The St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Boogie is one of the few stand alone, off DZ, events left. It was born from the original idea Chris Spence had for a backyard boogie, originally held in Bolingbroke,Ga for several years on New Year’s and July 4th. Spence had access to a...

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WindGames 2015 Results - 2015-01-27 by Dropzone.com

WindGames 2015 Results This weekend saw the first large indoor skydiving competition of the year kick off, with the 2015 WindGames. The event which ran from the 23rd to 24th of January, was held at the Windoor tunnel, located at Empuriabrava. There were over 30 teams from around the world...

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