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The 2014 Halloween Boogie Roundup - 2014-10-06 by Dropzone.com

The 2014 Halloween Boogie Roundup It's almost that time of the year again - where cats, nurses, witches and more jump out of aeroplanes during the many annual Halloween boogies. The halloween boogies are often considered to be some...
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2014 USPA Nationals - A Weekender’s Perspective - 2014-09-24 by Krisanne Combs

2014 USPA Nationals - A Weekender’s Perspective This was my 4th year at USPA Nationals (and my 3rd at Skydive Chicago), so when I rolled up to Skydive Chicago on September 12, the day before 4-way FS was scheduled to start, I knew the drill. Get...
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100-Way Diamond - Slideshow - 2014-08-21 by Dropzone.com

100-Way Diamond - Slideshow One hundred skydivers from more than 20 countries recently gathered at Skydive Pink Klatovy, where they successfully set a new world record by completing a 100-way out-facing Diamond. There was one...
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Summerfest 2014 - Slideshow - 2014-08-08 by Dropzone.com

Summerfest 2014 - Slideshow A collection of images taken by photographer Norman Kent at the recent Summerfest at Skydive Chicago. This year was the 13th anniversary of the event.
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Vector Festival 2014 - Photojournal - 2014-07-17 by Dropzone.com

Vector Festival 2014 - Photojournal Skydivers from around the world recently gathered to enjoy what is widely considered to be the largest summer skydiving festival in Europe. The Vector Festival is an annual event that draws attendees ...
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World Team Fails to Break Record - 2014-04-04 by Dropzone.com

World Team Fails to Break Record Training jumps began already on Friday, March 28 when warm weather and a light breeze offered the jumpers near perfect conditions for the first day of training. The first training jumps consisted of...
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Skydive Arizona - 2014 Easter Boogie - 2014-02-17 by Skydive Arizona

Skydive Arizona - 2014 Easter Boogie The annual Wild West Easter Boogie will be taking place at Skydive Arizona from April 18th to 20th. The event will feature no registration fee, $21 jump tickets, free boogie beer each night, and load ...
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Women's Vertical World Record Set at Skydive Arizona - 2013-12-17 by Melissa Lowe

Women's Vertical World Record Set at Skydive Arizona The Women’s Vertical World Record [WVWR] attempts brought 95 women from 18 different nations to Skydive Arizona November 26-December 1st reminisce back ten years ago when Amy Chmelecki and I...
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Wingsuit Artistic Camp - NSPC, Australia - 2013-12-06 by Andrew Wright

Wingsuit Artistic Camp - NSPC,  Australia Yes, the wingsuiters are at it again - at Newcastle Sport Parachute Club. On the weekend of 21-22 September 2013 Australia's oldest parachute club was the host of one of skydiving's newest...
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Women's Vertical World Record Camp - 2013-11-07 by Melissa Lowe

Women's Vertical World Record Camp Lately, my mantra has been, “It’s about the journey, not the destination.” It reminds me that I miss the best things when I’m in a hurry. It reminds me to feel the wind on my face and enjoy the...
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SIS at iFly Seattle - 2013-11-04 by Melissa Lowe

SIS at iFly Seattle October 18 – 20 marked the second annual SIS event at iFly Seattle. Why have a “SIS” event at a wind tunnel? Owner Lysa Adams and event organizer Elle Dasilva came up with a SIS event as many...
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Annual Skydive Orange Boogie: Tight & Bright baby! - 2013-09-09 by Melissa Nelson

Annual Skydive Orange Boogie: Tight & Bright baby! Skydive Orange. Nestled in the countryside of the historic town of Orange, Virginia. The town’s old Silk Mill was one of the major producers of parachute cloth for World War II. However, what we...
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Women's Vertical World Record Camp: Teamwork - 2013-08-29 by Melissa Nelson

Women's Vertical World Record Camp: Teamwork Have you ever been a part of a team? Felt the pressure of performing? Emotionally and physically put your efforts on the line for a common goal? That’s what we did August 1st – 3rd – a group of 23...
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World Games 2013 - Results - 2013-08-19 by Carrie Transue

World Games 2013 - Results After three days of lead changes, wild weather and nine intense jumps, Team Alter Ego member Curt Bartholomew added Canopy Piloting Gold to the USA medal count at the 2013 World Games, continuing his ...
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Pink Canopy Piloting Open - Day 3, Final Results - 2013-08-18 by Carrie Transue

Pink Canopy Piloting Open - Day 3, Final Results Carrie Transue gives us the scoop from the third and final day of the Pink Canopy Piloting Open, which are taking place at Skydive Pink Klatovy, in the Czech Republic
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Pink Canopy Piloting Open - Day 2 - 2013-08-17 by Carrie Transue

Pink Canopy Piloting Open - Day 2 Carrie Transue is currently covering the Pink Canopy Piloting Open, which are taking place at Skydive Pink Klatovy, in the Czech Republic
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Pink Canopy Piloting Open - Day 1 - 2013-08-16 by Carrie Transue

Pink Canopy Piloting Open - Day 1 Carrie Transue is currently covering the Pink Canopy Piloting Open, which are taking place at Skydive Pink Klatovy, that are taking place in the Czech Republic this weekend. Check back for ongoing...
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2013 Work Stinks Boogie - 2013-06-05 by admin

2013 Work Stinks Boogie Details are now available for the 2013 Work Stinks! Boogie which will be taking place between the 28th of August and the 2nd of September at Start Skydiving, in Middleton, Ohio. For this year, the...
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2013 USPA Canopy Piloting Nationals - 2013-05-10 by admin

2013 USPA Canopy Piloting Nationals Day 1 of the competition started with the distance event and everyone seemed to be bringing their A-game. The first round of the open class set the standard for the rest of the competition with Nick...
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World Team Attempts 2-Point 222-Way - 2013-04-11 by admin

World Team Attempts 2-Point 222-Way Efforts are currently under way at Skydive Arizona to set a new world record for the largest sequential skydive. The World Team, comprising of hundreds of skilled skydivers from around the world is...
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Indoor Skydiving World Championships 2012 at iFly Singapore - 2012-12-07 by admin

Indoor Skydiving World Championships 2012 at iFly Singapore This year the Indoor Skydiving World Championships are being held at iFly Singapore, where over 400 competitors will battle it out in the world's largest vertical wind tunnel.
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2012 World Parachute Championships in Dubai - 2012-11-30 by admin

2012 World Parachute Championships in Dubai This year the World Parachute Championships are taking place in the United Arab Emirates, and being hosted by Skydive Dubai. The event runs through from the 28th of November until the 9th of December.
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National Skydiving Museum Weekend and Hall of Fame Celebration - 2012-05-23 by admin

National Skydiving Museum Weekend and Hall of Fame Celebration Mark your calendars for November 9 - 11 to be at Skydive Arizona (Eloy) for the 2012 National Skydiving Museum Weekend and Hall of Fame Celebration. The weekend's activities will focus on the “Birth...
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Skydive Expo 2012 - 2012-01-11 by admin

We had so much fun in 2010 that we are doing it again in 2012 – except this time with much better weather! Skydive Expo will be a 6-day gear extravaganza of fun and education—seminars, manufacturers, ...
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USPA National Skydiving Championships - 2011-09-07 by admin

The nation’s most daring and advanced aerial athletes will swoop, dance, belly-fly – and freefall – in the 2011 USPA National Skydiving Championships.
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