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New German National Big Way Formation Record Set - 2006-11-30 by Andreas Szerbakowski updated

New German National Big Way Formation Record Set From November 2-11, 2006, I gathered with German jumpers at Skydive Arizona in Eloy to build a new German Record. Main organizer, Dieter Kirsch, planned a 150 (156) big way formation with the goal...
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Airdrop Assist and You - 2006-11-05 by Karen Hawes updated

Airdrop Assist and You Looking for a way to put your skydiving skills to use, in a hands-on humanitarian way? There are plenty of nonprofit organizations out there, and many ways in which to help others - now you can...
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Parachuting for Progeria - 2006-10-06 by Max Cohn updated

Parachuting for Progeria September 18th, 2006 marked the first annual Parachuting for Progeria charity event at The Blue Sky Ranch in Gardiner, NY. The event was spearheaded by NYC fireman and Ranch local jumper Michael...
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Pro Swooping Tour Kicks off 2006 Season - 2006-07-02 by Stuart Schoenfeld updated

Pro Swooping Tour Kicks off 2006 Season On April 28th some of the best canopy pilots in the world kicked off the 4th year of the Pro Swooping Tour in Lake Wales, FL. Seasoned veterans of the PST such as Ian Bobo, Luke Aikens, and Kaz...
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The 4th Annual Freefly Money Meet at Skydive Arizona - 2006-02-13 by Amy Chmelecki updated

The 4th Annual Freefly Money Meet at Skydive Arizona This very unique style competition takes place February 24-26 and is a great way meet new people, jump with them as well as compete against them. In each of five rounds you will be randomly matched ...
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85 Way CRW World Record Set - 2005-12-05 by Wendy Faulkner updated

85 Way CRW World Record Set A view like no other - until you have flown up next to 81 multi-colored parachutes, all hooked into formation, flying briskly through the sky, its hard to explain the sheer beauty of it all. A...
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Dropzone.com Skydive Arizona Holiday Boogie 2005 - 2005-11-23 by Betsy Barnhouse updated

Dropzone.com Skydive Arizona  Holiday Boogie 2005 It's almost here! The Dropzone.com/Skydive Arizona Holiday Boogie extravaganza! It's the largest annual gathering of Dropzone.com membership and we don't want YOU to miss it!
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The Kenya Safari Beach Boogie - 2005-11-23 by Max Cohn updated

The Kenya Safari Beach Boogie The 17th annual Kenya Beach Safari Boogie was held October 29th - November 12th, 2005 in Diani Beach, Kenya, Africa. The event used a super otter to fly 205 loads to 13,500ft during the two-week...
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From Russia With Love - 2005-08-28 by Jonathan Tagle

From Russia With Love After a short break from the swoop competition schedule, the Performance Designs Factory Team met up in Kolomna, Russia for the fifth stop of the European Swoop Tour. Meet Director and DZO, Roman...
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M.O.A.B. - 2005-08-28 by admin updated

M.O.A.B. Are you ready?! Once again, Skydive Moab is teaming up with Skydive Arizona to host the 2nd Annual "Mother of All Boogies"! Moab, Utah, renowned for its awesome landscapes and countless, beautiful...
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Spanish Bird-Man Team crosses the Strait of Gibraltar - 2005-07-07 by Jari Kuosma updated

Spanish Bird-Man Team crosses the Strait of Gibraltar Three Spanish parachutists crossed the strait of Gibraltar in freefall, breaking two world records. Santi Corella, 33, Tonuses López, 31, and Alvaro Bultó, 33, had prepared for the jump for three...
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Project Horizon IV Builds Never-Before-Seen Formations - 2005-05-21 by Chris Salcone

Project Horizon IV Builds Never-Before-Seen Formations What started as an idea at the World Freefall Convention in 2000 has now proven itself to be one of the world's premiere freeflying events. March 26th-29th marked the fourth Project Horizon event...
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Ground Launch Camp III - 2005-03-29 by Jim Slaton updated

Ground Launch Camp III The Ground Launch Center in California is organizing ground launch camp III. The camp will offer pilots the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of launching and negotiate level I, II, III and IIII...
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Ground Launch Center qualifies more pilots - 2005-03-01 by Jim Slaton updated

Ground Launch Center qualifies more pilots The Ground Launch Center has just finished up GLC camp II which took place Feb 17-20, 2005. The camp included pilots from as far as Japan, UK and Australia to learn the basics of canopy piloting in...
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Project Horizon Stage IV - Fresh for 05 - 2005-01-30 by Dave Donnelly updated

Project Horizon Stage IV - Fresh for 05 The holidays are over, 2005 is here and we are gearing up to put on the most epic freefly event of all time. We could not wait until summer so here's the scoop. Project Horizon Stage IV will go...
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Bridge Day, 2004 - 2004-12-04 by Jason Bell updated

Bridge Day, 2004 More than 390 BASE jumpers made 645 jumps from the 876’ tall New River Gorge Bridge during a rainy 25th annual Bridge Day celebration in Fayetteville, West Virginia. The October 16th silver...
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2nd Annual Royal Gorge Go Fast Games - 2004-11-15 by Heather Hill updated

2nd Annual Royal Gorge Go Fast Games The Royal Gorge Go Fast Games returned to the world’s highest suspension bridge in Canon City, Colorado October 8-10th, to showcase athletes in B.A.S.E. jumping, "highlining" and big wall...
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Old Farts Reunion — Reports Success, Hangover - 2004-11-08 by Jerry Swovelin updated

On October 23-24, dozens of true pioneers from the early days of Sport Parachuting gathered with many younger friends at a private airport near Joshua Tree National Park in Southern California for...
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2nd Women's Vertical World Record - 2004-09-13 by Missy Nelson updated

2nd Women's Vertical World Record Missy Nelson and partner, Amy Chmelecki of the now Sugar Gliderz "Organizing Team" are organizing the 2nd Women's Vertical World Record at Skydive Chicago on June 24th - June 26th.
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Good Vibes 3 in Motueka - New Zealand - 2004-08-19 by Brett Parker

Despite a rotten weather forecast for the entire country over the boogie period, Motueka was - once more - sunny and settled, suitable for stacks of skydiving.
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NorCal Freefly Festival with Team Jank - 2004-08-19 by Bob Ash updated

NorCal Freefly Festival with Team Jank This year's NorCal Freefly Festival will be held at Skydance Skydiving in Davis, CA on September 10-12. What will Team Jank have in store for the boogie this year? Well, you'll just have to come...
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Bridge Day 2004 Registration Opens - 2004-07-03 by Jason Bell updated

Bridge Day 2004 Registration Opens "If I only had a dollar for every person that told me BASE jumpers are crazy, I would be rich” reports Jason Bell, Bridge Day 2004 BASE Jumping Co-Organizer. Over 450 BASE jumpers and up to 250,000...
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Skydivers making a child's dream come true - 2004-05-24 by Renee Kostreva

Skydivers making a child's dream come true Team Funnel is a loose organization of skydivers dedicated to the belief that no one should have to jump alone. We specialize in jumping with low-timers -- an informal mentoring program with an...
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42-Way Vertical World Record - 2004-05-19 by Missy Nelson updated

42-Way Vertical World Record It was the night before the record and all through the drop zone, not a creature was stirring not even Dan on the manifest microphone. It was a sleepless night for me as the anxiety rushed through...
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Team Evolution completes first Training Camp - 2004-05-03 by Brett Willard

Team Evolution completes first Training Camp Team Evolution, Icarus Canopies Factory Pilots Wyat Drewes, Brett Willard, Jason Peters and Dusty Smith completed their first training camp at Skydive San Diego (SSD) earlier this March.
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