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10 Gift Ideas for Skydivers 2017 - 2017-11-15 by Dropzone.com updated

10 Gift Ideas for Skydivers 2017 We're back again for the 2017 festive season, bringing you some gift ideas for your skydiving buddies or family members. We've spoken to the guys over at ChutingStar and Para Gear, and asked them...
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Case Study: How to Make A Really Good Life In Skydiving - 2017-11-10 by Annette O'Neil

Case Study: How to Make A Really Good Life In Skydiving When I talk to Attila Csizmadia, he’s out of breath. He has just finished shaking down his four-year-old son for a set of puckishly “stolen” car keys, and it was a hell of a hunt. Sorry,” he says, “I ...
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4 Reasons You Need to Escape Wintertime and Jump in South Africa - 2017-10-05 by Annette O'Neil

4 Reasons You Need to Escape Wintertime and Jump in South Africa If the long flight puts you off--or if you’re new to the whole African-continent thing--let me be the first to tell you to get over it and get down here. You’ll be so glad you did. When the skydiving ...
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Why You Should Give Yoga A Chance - Part 1 - 2017-05-23 by Annette O'Neil

Why You Should Give Yoga A Chance - Part 1 These days, other airsports athletes tend to be much more receptive--but they often insist they simply can’t do yoga themselves, always calling in one (or more) of these three reasons
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The Power of the Flare - 2017-05-17 by Bryn De Kocks

The Power of the Flare Watch these wingsuit pilots show you just how much altitude can be gained in today's modern wingsuits. The Squirrel team take to Moab, Utah to illustrate that wingsuits can do more than just reduce...
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Eating (And Breathing) Your Way to Peak Airsports Performance - Part 2 - 2017-05-03 by Annette O'Neil

Eating (And Breathing) Your Way to Peak Airsports Performance - Part 2 In our last article, we met holistic nutrition coach Lucie Charping, who works with elite athletes to get them--and keep them--at the top of their game. Often, that game is an airsport. Here’s the...
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Eating (And Breathing) Your Way to Peak Airsports Performance - 2017-04-19 by Annette O'Neil

Eating (And Breathing) Your Way to Peak Airsports Performance Lucie Charping grew up in the world of food and hospitality--but quite a bit more actively than you might imagine. She founded her first restaurant, in fact, at age 16. Lucie made the...
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Angled Wingsuit Windtunnel To Open in Stockholm - 2017-03-08 by Joel Strickland

Angled Wingsuit Windtunnel To Open in Stockholm With more than four thousand jumps over the last fourteen years, Jarno McCordia is one of the most experienced and highly respected wingsuit pilots in the world. Here he joins us to discuss a couple...
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Skydiving Gift Ideas for Christmas 2016 - 2016-12-01 by Dropzone.com

Skydiving Gift Ideas for Christmas 2016 It's that time of the year again, where we pull out the credit card and bite the bullet to bring some festive joy to our friends and family. But we've spoken to the guys over at Para Gear and...
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Saving Veterans With Skydiving - 2016-08-15 by Annette O'Neil

Saving Veterans With Skydiving It started with a simple fact: Soldiers are dying--after they come home--from self-inflicted injuries.
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Worlds Longest Touchdown Catch (VIDEO) - 2016-02-08 by Dropzone.com

Worlds Longest Touchdown Catch (VIDEO) Love skydiving? Love football as well? Ever wondered how the two would mesh together? This ad by Devin Graham and Tyson Henderson gave us the best of both, as it premiered just before Super Bowl 50...
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Gift Ideas For Late Shoppers - 2015-12-10 by Dropzone.com

Gift Ideas For Late Shoppers Got a Christmas bonus that needs spending? Have you left it a bit late in getting your Christmas shopping done? Still need to pick up something for one of your mates or partner? Well if they happen...
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GoPro Goes Small With The Hero 4 Session - 2015-07-07 by Dropzone.com

GoPro Goes Small With The Hero 4 Session GoPro announced the latest addition to their line of action cameras this week with the reveal of the GoPro Hero 4 Session. The Session is small, really small -- about the same size as an ice cube and ...
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GRAVITAS - LED Wingsuit Video - 2015-06-23 by Dropzone.com

GRAVITAS - LED Wingsuit Video Regardless of how you feel about the sponsor giant, Redbull have continued to show what a large budget can do in terms of both stunt orchestration and production quality of video footage. One of...
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Inside The Funny Farm 2015 - 2015-06-04 by Jill Grantham

Inside The Funny Farm 2015 You know that one time of the year where you are forced to go home and spend time with your family and you have to do it but don’t really want to? Yeah funny farm is nothing like that. At all!
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Point Break Remake Trailer - 2015-05-27 by Bryn De Kocks

Point Break Remake Trailer Good news for fans of the original Point Break movie is that the ex-presidents are back, and this time they're at least twice as extreme and in 3D. The remake of Point Break is set for release later...
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Dean Potter and Graham Hunt Killed in Yosemite BASE Accident - 2015-05-18 by Bryn De Kocks

Dean Potter and Graham Hunt Killed in Yosemite BASE Accident World reknowned extreme athlete Dean Potter was among the two people killed this weekend during a BASE jump in Yosemite Valley. Potter and Graham Hunt passed away on Saturday when attempting a night...
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The Evolution of Jetman Dubai - 2015-05-13 by Bryn De Kocks

The Evolution of Jetman Dubai Jetman is going viral. The new video by XDubai on Jetman Dubai featuring Yves Rossy and Vince Reffet has seen more than 2 million viewers amazed within just 48 hours of upload.
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Luke Aikins Planning No-Parachute Jump From 25 000ft - 2015-05-07 by Bryn De Kocks

Luke Aikins Planning No-Parachute Jump From 25 000ft Skydiver, BASE Jumper and Red Bull Stratos consultant, Luke Aikins, will be making a skydive from 25 000ft later this year, with no parachute attached.
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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...
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Polish Skydiving Plane Accident Kills Eleven - 2014-07-07 by Dropzone.com

Polish Skydiving Plane Accident Kills Eleven A plane crash near Topolów, Poland this weekend killed eleven people and left one seriously injured. Shortly after departure from Skydive Rudniki, given the statements of witnesses on the ground, it...
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Seven Years In Nepal – The Story of Everest Skydive - 2014-06-10 by Tom Noonan

Seven Years In Nepal – The Story of Everest Skydive In late October 2014, Everest Skydive is set to enter into it’s seventh year of operation and make it’s eight expedition into the Nepali Himalaya bringing skydiving back to one of the earth’s most...
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Wind Tunnel Listings Added to Dropzone.com - 2014-04-14 by Dropzone.com

Wind Tunnel Listings Added to Dropzone.com We would like to introduce the latest addition to Dropzone.com, our wind tunnel listings! We’ve been working hard at gathering information on all the active indoor skydiving venues from around the...
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Ernesto Gainza Aims to Break Record By Landing Smallest Parachute - 2014-04-03 by admin

Ernesto Gainza Aims to Break Record By Landing Smallest Parachute Extreme Canopy Flight (XCF) is Skydive Dubai’s vision of making skydiving history by setting new limits for human flight by breaking the Guinness World Record for the smallest parachute jump. With...
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History of Women in Skydiving - 2014-03-31 by Naomi Bolton

History of Women in Skydiving In celebration of women’s history month we decided to take a look at the role of women in the history of skydiving. Although only about 20 percent of all skydivers are female, women have been there...
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