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  1. BECCA'S BOOTIE BOOGIE 2011 Friday, February 18, 2011 – Sunday, February 20, 2011 IT'S HERE! THIS WEEKEND!!!!! UPDATES TWO MORE ORGANIZERS ANNOUNCED! We are overjoyed to announce TWO more organizers to our incredible lineup (see complete list below)! Ben Liston of Team Mass Defiance and competition organizer will be joining us! AND, I’ve heard tell that Laurent Beaudouin, former Team SDC Rhythm member, will also be paying us a visit to help out!!! See the complete list of outstanding organizers below! FRIDAY NIGHT – NIGHT JUMPS!!!! AND FREE PIZZA FRIDAY NIGHT!!! We will be jumping with our organizers all day Friday. Then we will be flying our Otters under a bright full moon to host night jumps! Registered jumpers will enjoy a free pizza dinner. And everyone will enjoy beer specials and music at the Zoo Bar! (Must have a B-License to make a night jump.) SATURDAY NIGHT’S PARTY (update) This is going to be something else! Fully catered BBQ dinner will start at 6:00pm. The “surprise entertainment” show will begin at 8:00pm!!! Don’t miss it – or you’ll hear about it later!!! The show will be followed by a full-on party with music and drinks at the Skydive Sebastian Tiki Bar! 6:00pm Fully Catered BBQ Dinner (included w/ registration, or for $ for non-registered) 8:00pm Surprise Show Begins!!!! 9:30pm-ish Bootie Boogie Bash! Get down! Music, drinks, games and a bit more at our on-site Tiki Bar! 6-WAY COMPETITION (Invitation Only) In addition to all our amazing organizers ready to help jumpers from beginner to advanced and everything in between, we will also be hosting a 6-way RW competition for advanced belly jumpers only. Teams must be put together before the boogie. If you have a team already, and would like to participate in the meet, please contact Becca Lynn or Lyle Presse SUNDAY EVENING and MONDAY Monday is a holiday! Woo hoo! So we will be partying into the Sunday evening with videos from the boogie, music, drink specials, and dinner. Monday will be an informal day of jumping but with enough interest, we can put something more structured in place. Let us know if there is interest! PRE-REGISTER TODAY to win FREE JUMP TICKETS!!!! Don’t forget!!!! There will be a raffle for all who pre-registered to win FREE JUMP TICKETS. Please pre-register today to help us better organize the event Pre-register by clicking this link and scrolling to the bottom: http://www.skydiveseb.com/events-bootieboogie.htm CONFIRMED ORGANIZER/COACHES: JANETTE LEFKOWITZ (SDC Rhythm XP) STEVEN LEFKOWITZ (SDC Rhythm XP) ROB RADEZ (SDC Rhythm XP) KATIE WOODS (Team Satori - Current UK National Champion) ROB STEVENSON (Skydive Sebastian Instructor & world competitor and medal-holder) LAURENT BEAUDOUIN (SDC Rhythm) BEN LISTON (Team Mass Defiance and competition director) CHERIE SCHUCH (Advanced Skydive Project) KARL SCHUCH (Advanced Skydive Project) What does $30 registration include? That means for about the cost of one coach jump, you receive: 3 days of available coaching in formation belly-flying by top-notch RW coaches (this includes construction of the skydives, jumping with these amazing flyers in a small group, and a full video debrief) Friday night pizza dinner Saturday night fully catered Bootie Boogie BBQ and entertainment! What registration does not include? Jumpers are responsible for their own jump tickets, and will split the cost of the video flyer’s slot at the discounted rate of $15 - which means the most you'll be paying for video is $5/jump! Time to break out the booties! This is a unique boogie that is more like an RW camp at an incredibly affordable price! A rare opportunity to jump with, and get training from, top-notched highly experienced RW competition coaches for ALL SKILL LEVELS - beginner to advanced ! Participants are put into SMALL groups (3-5 people) of similar skill levels so that each coach/organizer can design skydives that will benefit the group for their common goals. This format results in participants receiving excellent personalized coaching in formation skydiving, no matter what the skill level. We also assign you a video flyer so that your coach can provide an accurate debrief of each jump. Any questions, please contact Becca Lynn or Manifest at 772-388-5672! Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  2. BECCA'S BOOTIE BOOGIE!!! (3rd Annual) A Boogie Focused on RW @ Skydive Sebastian Friday, February 18, 2011 – Sunday, February 20, 2011 Time to break out the booties! ... This is a unique boogie that is more like an RW camp at an incredibly affordable price! A rare opportunity to jump with, and get training from, top-notched highly experienced RW competition coaches for ALL SKILL LEVELS - beginner to advanced ! Participants are put into SMALL groups (3-5 people) of similar skill levels so that each coach/organizer can design skydives that will benefit the group for their common goals. This format results in participants receiving excellent personalized coaching in formation skydiving, no matter what the skill level. We also assign you a video flyer so that your coach can provide an accurate debrief of each jump. REGISTRATION The fee for registration is $30. *Pre-register! Please pre-register so that we may better organize the event! AND all pre-registered will be entered into a drawling to win FREE JUMP TICKETS!!! Please pre-register by clicking this link and scrolling to the bottom: http://www.skydiveseb.com/events-bootieboogie.htm What does $30 registration include? That means for about the cost of one coach jump, you receive: 3 days of coaching in formation belly-flying by top-notch RW coaches (this includes construction of the skydives, jumping with these amazing flyers in a small group, and a full video debrief) Friday night pizza Saturday night fully catered Bootie Boogie BBQ and entertainment! What registration does not include? Jumpers are responsible for their own jump tickets, and will split the cost of the video flyer’s slot at the discounted rate of $15 - which means the most you'll be paying for video is $5/jump! Confirmed Coaches/Organizers (MORE to come!) JANETTE LEFKOWITZ (SDC Rhythm XP) STEVEN LEFKOWITZ (SDC Rhythm XP) ROB RADEZ (SDC Rhythm XP) KATIE WOODS (Team Satori - Current UK National Champion) ROB STEVENSON (Skydive Sebastian Instructor & world competitor and medal-holder) CHERIE SCHUCH (Advanced Skydive Project) KARL SCHUCH (Advanced Skydive Project) Registration includes all these great organizers, and Friday night pizza, and Saturday Night Bootie Boogie BBQ fully catered with music and surprise entertainment! Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  3. BECCA'S BOOTIE BOOGIE 2010 A Boogie Focused on RW Friday, January 22, 2010 - Sunday, January 24, 2010 At Skydive Sebastian Call Manifest at 772-388-5672 Registration: $30 What Registration Includes... We have made a concerted effort to make this experience of intense coaching at an affordable price. Registration at $30 is the cost of one coach jump! Registrants will be organized into small groups by skill level (established 4-way teams are welcome to jump only together if they desire) and coaching for the entire 3-days is all inclusive – this means construction of the skydive, jumping with these champion flyers, and a full video debrief. Within the registration we are also including FREE DINNERS on both nights to nourish our hungry campers after long days of working so hard! Jumpers will be responsible for their jump tickets, and will share the video flyer’s slot amongst their group. HOWEVER, because video is so crucial to the educational goal of this boogie, Skydive Sebastian is offering, exclusive to this boogie, the video flyers’ rates at $15 per jump! Description of the boogie: The goal of this boogie is to create an affordable RW training camp that will be beneficial to ALL skill levels. To achieve this, we have brought in some of the Nations’ best RW flyers/coaches and will put them with SMALL groups based on skill level. This allows unique focused attention to the organizing not usually found at most boogies and allows people to learn more – whether they are Beginner belly-flyers, up-and-coming Intermediates, or Advanced 4-way teams. PLEASE PRE-REGISTER, if you can: Everyone who pre-registers will be entered into a raffle to win a FREE JUMP TICKET!!! Three tickets will be given out in three different drawings! To pregister, go here (you may need to scroll down a tick to get the pre-registration link): http://skydiveseb.com/events.htm#becca Here is all the info – including this year’s list of Featured Coaches!: BECCA'S BOOTIE BOOGIE 2010 Friday, January 22, 2010 - Sunday, January 24, 2 Registration: $30 (the cost of ONE coach jump!) Registration Includes: All the top-notch organizers/coaches, Friday night pizza, and Saturday night fully-catered BBQ dinner and party, plus drink specials. *Jumpers are responsible for their own jump tickets, as well as sharing the cost of their video flyer's slot among the group. **SPECIAL DISCOUNT ON YOUR VIDEO FLYERS’ SLOTS!!!** Video is crucial to proper coaching and debriefing of jumps, which is the purpose of the Bootie Boogie. Therefore, exclusively to this Boogie, Skydive Sebastian is offering all registrants the Video Flyers' slot at a special discounted rate of $15 per jump, which is shared amongst the jumpers. We are thrilled to bring you this list of CONFIRMED ORGANIZERS/COACHES: THOMAS HUGHES (Multi-gold medalist and current world record holder in RW) ROB STEVENSON (Multi-UK National Champion) TEAM SDC RHYTHM (6th Place 2009 US Nationals) KRISTINA PETERSON and CHRIS ASH (Sebastian's own team TEMPEST - Reigning FSL Champions) KIP LOHMILLER (AFF Instructor Course Evaulator and RW Competitor) Featuring: TWO Super Twin Engine Otters! Friday Night Pizza Party Saturday Night Bootie Shakin' BBQ Dinner and Party - A fully catered BBQ dinner and dancin' complete with Bootie Shaking Contest for the Guys and the Girls! Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  4. Pre-Register Here: http://skydiveseb.com/events.htm#invasion Sorry 'bout that! (All pre-registered are entered to win free jump tickets!) Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  5. The Annual INVASION 2009-2010 Skydive Sebastian Saturday, December 26, 2009 - Sunday, January 03, 2010 As the colder months approach the northern states, Skydive Sebastian plans to be INVADED!!! Nine days of jumping, organizers, beach jumps, night jumps, state records, competitions with prizes, tunnel time, amazing parties and SO MUCH MORE!!! Registration: $40 Pre-Register to be entered in a drawing to win FREE JUMP TICKETS!!! Pre-Register Here: CONFIRMED: TWO Super Twin Engine Otters running the entire time Beach Jumps / Night Jumps / High Altitude Jumps The FCPLA Swoop Competition Meet #1! Head-Down Big-Ways/Record Attempt! Florida State Wingsuit Record Attempt! Plenty of vendors including: Performance Designs, SkySkystems, Liquid Sky Suits, UPT and Skyhook Demos, and many more to be announced. Wind Tunnel Time with coaching will be pre-booked and available throughout the week. ORGANIZERS: RW Organizers Include: Thomas Hughes, Steven Leftkowitz, Janette Leftkowitz, and Kristina Peterson. FREEFLY Organizers Include: Luis Prinetto, Rook Nelson, Will Pesek, and Jim Harris WINGSUIT Organizer: Jeff Nebelkopf CRW Organizers Include: World Champion Team Clean Air SPONSORS: SkySystems, Performance Designs, United Parachute Technologies, and Liquid Sky. “SPECIAL JUMP” LICENSE REQUIREMENTS: BEACH JUMPS C-License Minimum Requirement. Flotation gear required (limited availability at Manifest). We provide ground crew and transportation. NIGHT JUMPS B-License Minimum Requirement. Must have a strobe light visible at least 3 nautical miles, and at least one glow stick. Please do at least one jump at our drop zone during the day to familiarize yourself with the landing area and outs. LODGING Drop Zone offers limited team rooms and free camping w/ Internet and nice hot showers! It is past the date for the skydiving discounts but Sebastian has many local hotels. Also try venturing further into Vero Beach or Melbourne Beach. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Saturday, December 26 *Freefly, Wingsuit and CRW Organizing *RW Skills Camp with KRISTINA PETERSON from Sebastian Tempest *Beach Jumps Saturday Night, December 26 *Rebecca’s Retro Reunion Welcome Party!!! (2nd Annual) Becca plays musical memories of the 70s, 80s, and 90s. Prepare to sing along and dance your butts off. *FREE BEER KEG and FREE PIZZA to all registered (while supplies last)! Sunday, December 27 *Wingsuit Florida State Record Attempt! Contact Jeff Nebelkopf for more info! *Freefly and CRW Organizing *RW Skills Camp with KRISTINA PETERSON from Sebastian Tempest *Organizing for ALL Disciplines (RW, Freefly, Wingsuit, CRW, etc) *Beach Jumps Monday, December 28 *High Altitude Jumps – 20,000 feet!!! (Price: Two Regular Altitude Jump Tickets. Times TBA.) *Canopy Accuracy Competition *RW Organizing with SDC RHYTHM *Freefly, Wingsuit and CRW Organizing *Beach Jumps Tuesday, December 29 *High Altitude Jumps – 20,000 feet!!! (Price: Two Regular Altitude Jump Tickets. Times TBA.) *RW Organizing with SDC RHYTHM *Freefly, Wingsuit and CRW Organizing *Hula Hoop Jumps *Beach Jumps *Packing Class Please sign-up with Manifest. *Wind Tunnel (Contact Amanda at Manifest to book asap before time fills up!) Wednesday, December 30 *RW Organizing with THOMAS HUGHES and SDC RHYTHM *Freefly, Wingsuit and CRW Organizing *Hula Hoop Jumps *Beach Jumps *Wind Tunnel (Contact Amanda at Manifest to book asap before slots fill!) Thursday, December 31 *RW Organizing with THOMAS HUGHES and SDC RHYTHM *Freefly, Wingsuit and CRW Organizing for ALL *Beach Jumps *Twilight Jumps! -Watch the sun go down on the last day of 2009 from altitude! Night Jump Requirements Apply: B-License Minimum, Strobe Light Visible at least 3 Nautical Miles, glowstick *Night Jumps -Be on the last load of 2009! Sure to be a good show for spectators as well! Please see Night Jump Requirements above! Thursday Night, December 31 **NEW YEAR’S EVE BLOWOUT!!!!** We are planning a lot of special stuff for the changeover into the new decade! Exact times of the following will be posted shortly: Pinhead Live Band Shutter plays in the Packing Hangar to kick off the party! Rook Nelson and Jay Moledski spin into the night in the Packing Hangar! Ice Carving & Luge by Jeff Nebelkopf Tiki Bar: Open all night long serving drinks and hosting contests with prizes! Stripper pole and skydiving videos on the big screen included. Zoo Bar & Deck: Serving drinks and playing music hits of all eras. Bungee Run and Boxing/Jousting Ring: THREE games to challenge your friends! **FREE champagne toast at midnight.** Friday, January 1 *DZ will open at 10am *Practice Begins for the FCPLA Swoop Meet #1 - Check out the event page for the Swoop Meet for more info here: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?ref=home#/event.php?eid=148251507242&ref=mf *Practice Begins for Freefly Head-Down Big Ways - Meeting time is 11:00am to begin warm-ups. Please see the event page for more info: http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/event.php?eid=299027395083&ref=ts *RW Organizing with KRIS PETERSON (Sebastian Tempest) and SDC RHYTHM *Water Training (for your B-License. Please sign-up with Manifest.) *Manufacturer Weekend Begins: Demo a SkySystems helmet, try out a new canopy from Performance Designs, do an intentional cutaway with the Skyhook by United Parachute Technologies ($50), and get measured for a new jumpsuit with Liquid Sky. Saturday, January 2 & Sunday, January 3 2010 Florida Canopy Piloting Association Meet #1 Skydive Sebastian will be hosting the 1st swoop meet of the season. Once the competition ends, we will be hosting awards presentation and BIG party for all!!! Check out the event page for the Swoop Meet for more info here: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?ref=home#/event.php?eid=148251507242&ref=mf Saturday, January 2 & Sunday, January 3 Freefly Head-Down Big Ways and State Record Attempt Check out the event page here: http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/event.php?eid=299027395083&ref=ts Saturday, January 2 *FCPLA Swoop Competition Meet #1 *Freefly Head-Down Big Ways - Meeting time is 8:00am. Please see the event page for more info: http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/event.php?eid=299027395083&ref=ts *RW Organizing with KRIS PETERSON (Sebastian Tempest) and SDC RHYTHM *Freefly and Wingsuit Organizing *Beach Jumps *Manufacturer Weekend continues: Demo a SkySystems helmet, try out a new canopy from Performance Designs, do an intentional cutaway with the Skyhook by United Parachute Technologies ($50), and get measured for a new jumpsuit with Liquid Sky. Sunday, January 3 *FCPLA Swoop Competition Meet #1 *Freefly Head-Down Big Ways - Meeting time is 8:00am. Please see the event page for more info: http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/event.php?eid=299027395083&ref=ts *RW Organizing with KRIS PETERSON (Sebastian Tempest) and SDC RHYTHM *Freefly and Wingsuiting Organizing *Beach Jumps *Manufacturer Weekend continues Demo a SkySystems helmet, try out a new canopy from Performance Designs, do an intentional cutaway with the Skyhook by United Parachute Technologies ($50), and get measured for a new jumpsuit with Liquid Sky. CALL MANIFEST AT 772-388-5672! Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  6. ***IMPORTANT: LICENSE REQUIREMENT AND FLOTATION GEAR REQUIREMENTS LISTED BELOW!!!!!!*** Host: Skydive Sebastian Start Time: Thursday, November 5, 2009 at 8:00am End Time: Sunday, November 8, 2009 at 11:00pm Location: Marathon Key, FL Phone: 7723885672 Email: info@skydiveseb.com Description THE RETURN OF THE KEYS BOOGIE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thursday, November 05, 2009 – Sunday, November 08, 2009 **IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ INFO ABOUT LICENSE and FLOTATION GEAR REQUIREMENTS BELOW. PLEASE ALSO READ OUR NOTE TO STUDENT, A and B LICENSE HOLDERS BELOW!** That's right! One of Skydive Sebastian's best boogie of the year is back... THIS YEAR!!!!!! Skydive over beautiful Marathon Key, surrounded by crystal blue water. We'll have BOTH airport jumps and beach jumps!!! We've been working for 2 1/2 years to get permission for this boogie's return! Don't miss the return of what could be the most amazing skydiving experience of the fall season!!! UPDATES REGISTRATION $45 Pre-Registration $55 On-Site Registration Registration includes: All the organizers, gift bag, and the Saturday Night Dinner and Party. To pre-register, click this link: https://www.paypal.com/us/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_flow&SESSION=GidJZZkTq3NLgaFiZ9af1i2-Y2GDnxXf6wIn_KSsh-0rloEXjH84Hn1Oq-0&dispatch=50a222a57771920b6a3d7b606239e4d529b525e0b7e69bf0224adecfb0124e9bed5d628c85727479b1b92b132a6281aab8c2c6f2ee34f0a1 AIRCRAFT: TWO (that’s right TWO) Super Twin Engine Otters will be flying full-time at the Keys Boogie! ORGANIZERS: RW: DEREK THOMAS (MULTI-UK NATIONAL CHAMPION) KRISTINA PETERSON and CHRIS "CRASH" ASH of SEBASTIAN TEMPEST FREEFLY: WILL PESEK and ROOK NELSON of Team STANDARD LUIS PRINETTO CHRIS “CRASH” ASH WINGSUIT: SCOTTY BURNS TONY URAGALLO TANDEMS: Jumpers will receive a FREE jump ticket for every tandem referral! Licensed skydivers who wish to go for a tandem will be getting special discounts. Regular tandems at this boogie will be $225. NIGHTS: THURSDAY NIGHT WELCOME DINNER After the day of jumping we will be getting together at the Island Fish Co. for dinner and drink specials. (This is NOT included in registration.) http://www.islandfishco.com/ FRIDAY NIGHT EXCURSION TO KEY WEST! Look out Key West, 'cause we’re taking our party your way! We are chartering a HUGE bus to take us down to the Keys for dinner and drinkin’! Round Trip $20. Details to come. (This is a one-hour drive, those with designated drivers are welcome to take their own vehicles!) THE SATURDAY NIGHT DINNER & PARTY Starts at 7:00pm at the Coconut Cay - poolside! We'll have a delicious BBQ and live entertainment, and it's all included in your registration! *Non-registrants will be charged $20 for dinner and the party. LODGING: Our hotel of choice is the Coconut Cay, located at the south end of the airport. Visit www.coconutcay.com or call (305) 289-7672. Be sure to mention the Skydive Sebastian Boogie to get our rates! Other Lodging: If the Coconut Cay is all booked up, check out this link for a list of more local hotels: http://www.metrotravelguide.com/hotels_nearby/marathon/fl/usa/0/the_florida_keys_marathon_airport_(mth)/#trafficLogID=568859273&visited=true&clickingLogId=48088629 LICENSE REQUIREMENTS ANNOUNCED: As in accordance with the authorities at the airport, in order to hold this event there once again, it has been requested of us to have a C or D License Requirement. Not only that, but we will only register CURRENT JUMPERS. UPON ARRIVAL, YOU MUST BE ABLE TO SHOW: 1 - Your USPA C or D License. 2 - Signed logbook, or dropzone printout, proving at least 10 jumps made between September 1, 2009 and the boogie. [3 - At the plane, you must show flotation gear. See paragraph below.] ALSO, because both the airport and the beach are surrounded by the ocean, you must use flotation gear when making a jump. *YOU WILL BE CHECKED FOR FLOTATION GEAR WHEN BOARDING THE PLANE!!!* We have found these websites to order flotation gear: http://www.kodiakoutback.com/detail.aspx?ID=48 OR http://www.paragear.com/templates/base_template.asp?group=26#L14409 STUDENTS and A and B LICENSE HOLDERS: Do not fret! You are a huge part of the planning process (no skydiver gets left behind!). We are organizing and planning plenty for you to do! Stay tuned for more info. In the meantime, we will be offering discounts to licensed skydivers who want to go for TANDEM skydives. We will also be putting together activities for non-jumpers at the boogie, as well as a list of recommended off-airport activities such as: fishing charters, boat/jet ski rentals, motorcycle/bicycle rentals, snorkeling, scuba diving, kiteboarding, kayaking, parasailing, dolphin encounters, wildlife/museum tours, golf and more. Also, check out the Marathon Chamber of Commerce at http://www.floridakeysmarathon.com for a list of businesses. BACK AT HOME Skydive Sebastian's drop zone will be fully operational during the Keys Boogie. The Caravan will be flying full-time, manifest will be open and ready for you, and we will have plenty of packers and instructors. Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  7. The First Annual... HALLOWEEN FREEFLY EXTRAVAGANZA at Skydive Sebastian Friday, October 30 – Sunday, November 1 $30 Registration. Boogie Features: ORGANIZERS: JIM HARRIS, LUIS PRINETTO, THOMAS HUGHES, and JASON RUSSELL will all be organizing jumps at this event. PLUS, there will be at least 2 full-time camera flyers: BRIAN "BUCKY" BUCKLAND and KAZU "BIG JAP" OYAMA! GILLES DUTRISAC of Sebastian Tempest will be organizing RW Belly flying! There will also be formation loads with the Super Twin-Engine Otter and the Caravan! RW flyers are encouraged to participate not only in belly jumps, but try out some organized hybrids (from beginner to advanced - advanced means we'll turn some points with our hangers!), and there are sure to be some great tracking dives! Night Jumps on Friday night for B , C & D License Holders! SATURDAY NIGHT HALLOWEEN PARTY!!!! Dinner for only $8 a plate. (Including steaks, sausages, corn on the cob, baked potatoes, salad, rolls and more!) COSTUME CONTEST to be judged by crowd approval. (Stay tuned for the prizes!) Non-participation in dressing up will not be accepted. (It’s HALLOWEEN, people.) LODGING Best Western offers a Skydive Sebastian discount of $69/night. Be sure to mention us! Call 772-388-9300. Captain Hirams is also available. Call 1-888-HIRAMS1. Team rooms are currently available, but limited, so call manifest to book at 772-388-5672 Camping at the DZ is always free. Plenty of strong, hot showers and clean bathrooms. Internet is available at the Zoo Bar. Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  8. UPDATES: *Check out the mention of the Bootie Boogie mention on NSL’s website!: http://skyleague.com/pages/news/showArticles.php?story=1292 *Ari Perelman of Sebastian Tempest is now confirmed as a coach/organizer on Sunday! This means the entire Tempest team will be out! *Not only will we be having night jumps on Friday night, but we will also be doing a Twilight Jump. The requirements will be the same as a night jump. The plane will take off in the brilliance of the disappearing sun. Open your parachute at dusk and watch the town's lights twinkle below. It’s an absolutely breathtaking time of day. *We are planning several SURPRISES for the Saturday Night Barbecue Bootie Shakin’ Boogie! You don’t want to miss it! See complete schedule of events: http://c1.ac-images.myspacecdn.com/images02/24/l_9b7805616de74656a9e9806473d0a3f0.jpg See you then! Becca BECCA'S BOOTIE BOOGIE Friday, February 6, 2009 - Sunday, February 8, 2009 Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  9. UPDATES!!! CHRIS ASH OF SEBASTIAN TEMPEST is joining the list of RW Organizers. JEFF NEBELKOPF, LUIS PRINETTO and JIM HARRIS will be coaching tracking dives. Tracking away from formations is an important safety element to RW. Our coaches will assist you on improving your track! WE WILL BE NEEDING VIDEO FLYERS!!! Video flyers get free slots! *Please view the updated poster attached!!! Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  10. BECCA'S BOOTIE BOOGIE A Boogie Focused on RW February 6-8, 2009 Skydive Sebastian 1-800-399-JUMP Becca wants to bring RW (and your booties) back to forefront! ***WE WILL BE NEEDING VIDEO FLYERS!!! FREE SLOTS!!*** COACHES/LOAD ORGANIZERS include: THOMAS HUGHES, ROB STEVENSON, KRIS PETERSON, KIP LOHMILLER and more to be confirmed!!! Featuring: TWO SUPER TWIN OTTERS!!! FRIDAY JUMPING: RW ORGANIZING with ROB STEVENSON (Sebastian XL, Connexion 8-way, Skydive Sebastian AFF Instructor) FRIDAY NIGHT: NIGHT JUMPS & BOOT NIGHT Join us for NIGHT JUMPS. Then break out your sexiest, silliest, craziest BOOTS for FREE pizza, drink specials and music! *Must have at least a B-License to do a night jump. SATURDAY JUMPING: LOAD ORGANIZERS and COACHING FOR ALL SKILL LEVELS SMALL groups will be put together based on skill level and common goals to be taught fundamentals of having successful RW skydives. Beginners to 4-way competitive teams encouraged!!! COACHES/ORGANIZERS include: THOMAS HUGHES (11x Gold Medalist / 2x World Meet Silver Medalist) KRISTINA PETERSON (Sebastian Tempest - reigning FSL champs) KIP LOHMILLER (Team Fastrax) and more!!! LYLE PRESSE'S ADVANCED 16-WAY CAMP Please only submit yourself if you think your skill level is on par for this! Contact lyle@flexvision.com SATURDAY NIGHT: BOOTIE SHAKIN' BOOGIE NIGHT!!! BECCA'S BOOTIE BOOGIE BARBECUE w/ music, dancing and drink specials! GIRLS' AND GUYS' BOOTIE SHAKIN' CONTESTS! (PRIZES GIVEN FOR THE BEST BOOTIE SHAKE!!!) SHARE YOUR FAVORITE RW VIDEOS AT THE TIKI BAR!!!!!! SUNDAY JUMPING: HANDICAPPED 4-WAY COMPETITION (w/ prizes) A chance to show off what you've learned! Dive pool chosed according to skill level. Coaches included! 2-WAY BLIND SCRAMBLES Choose your partner, then get your skydive in the plane! No dirt-diving! TRACKING DIVES w/ coaching Tracking away is an important safety element of RW. Coaches will be on hand to help you improve your track! SPEED STAR COMPETITION!!! Full-Registration with Saturday Dinner Included: $30 Includes coaches, organizers, Friday night pizza and Saturday night BBQ Part-Registration without Saturday Dinner: $25 *Participants are responsible for own jump tickets and dividing video slot with your group. Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  11. Drop Zone Info: SKYDIVE SEBASTIAN 400 Airport Drive West Sebastian, FL 32958 1-800-399-JUMP 772-388-5672 info@skydiveseb.com www.skydivesebastian.com Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  12. SKYDIVE SEBASTIAN PRESENTS… THE 4TH ANNUAL INVASION!!!! DECEMBER 26, 2008 – JANUARY 4, 2009 Sponsored by: Performance Designs, Bev Suits, UPT, Cypres, Para-Gear, and more to be confirmed! FEATURING: 2 SUPER TWIN ENGINE OTTERS DAILY BEACH JUMPS ORGANIZERS: Freefly Organizing By: Luis Prinetto, Jim Harris, Rook Nelson, Dave Brown and more to be confirmed! And... HEAD-DOWN WORLD RECORD TRY-OUTS & CAMP January 2-4, 2009 Contact Luis or Rook! RW Organizing By: Thomas Hughes, Lyle Presse, Sebastian Tempest and more to be confirmed! Wingsuit Organizing By: Jeff Nebelkopf CRW Organizing By: World Champions Mike Paolin and Martin Clennon ---------- CALENDAR OF SCHEDULED EVENTS FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26 • Load Organizers • Coach Course Begins (Get your coach's rating. Check out http://www.airrageskydivingservices.com/ for more info • Beach Jumps (C-License Minimum. We provide ground crew & transportation. Spectator rides to the beach also available.) • Free Pizza at night during a safety seminar @ 6:00 pm SATURDAY, DECEMBER 27 • Thomas Hughes and others - RW • Rook Nelson, Luis Prinetto, Jim Harris - Freefly • Tony Suit Factory Wingsuit Team - Wingsuits • Mike Paolin and Martin Clennon - CRW • Scrambles with Sebastian Tempest (9am start time. ALL skill levels welcome in this fairly matched competition!) • Beach Jumps (C-License Minimum. We provide ground crew & transportation. Spectator rides to the beach also available.) • 6:30PM Begins... REBECCA'S RETRO REUNION WELCOME RECEPTION!!! - To celebrate the opening of the Invasion. Featuring music from the 70s, 80s & 90s. Dress in your favorite decade and drink free champagne & kir royals all night long!!! • ZOO BAR BEER TASTING and BARBECUE (Beer with the most favored votes will become our featured beer of the month!) • TEAM DIRTY SANCHEZ FOAM PIT SUNDAY, DECEMBER 28 • Thomas Hughes and others - RW • Rook Nelson, Luis Prinetto, Jim Harris - Freefly • Tony Suit Factory Wingsuit Team - Wingsuits • Mike Paolin and Martin Clennon - CRW • DAVE BROWN VFS MENTORSHIP CAMP - Contact dave@teammandrin.com to reserve a slot. Teams and/or Individuals invited. Participants will be grouped by skill level and matched with a coach. *Must be able to take docks in head down and fly straight down safely in a group of 4.* • Hula Hoop Jumps • Beach Jumps (C-License Minimum. We provide ground crew & transportation. Spectator rides to the beach also available.) MONDAY, DECEMBER 29 • Lyle Presse - RW • Luis Prinetto, Jim Harris - Freefly • Mike Paolin, Martin Clennon - CRW • Tony Suit Factory Wingsuit Team - Wingsuits • AFF Instructor Course Begins (Become a certified AFF Instructor. See http://www.airrageskydivingservices.com/ for more info.) • Beach Jumps (C-License Minimum. We provide ground crew & transportation. Spectator transportation also available.) TUESDAY, DECEMBER 30 • Harry Parker - RW • Luis Prinetto, Jim Harris - Freefly • Mike Paolin, Martin Clennon - CRW • Tony Suit Factory Wingsuit Team - Wingsuits • Beach Jumps (C-License Minimum. We provide ground crew & transportation. Spectator transportation also available.) • Packing Class (10am start time. Please sign-up in advance with Manifest) • HIT AND CHUG - $50 CASH PRIZE • Wind Tunnel Time: 8:30 - 9:30 pm contact amanda@skydiveseb.com WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31 (NEW YEAR'S EVE) • Harry Parker - RW • Rook Nelson, Luis Prinetto, Jim Harris - Freefly • Tony Suit Factory Wingsuit Team - Wingsuits • Beach Jumps (C-License Minimum. We provide ground crew & transportation. Spectator transportation also available.) • CANOPY CONTROL COURSE with Lyle Presse - $100 plus jumps. Send Lyle and Email at lyle@flexvision.com • NEW YEAR'S EVE BLOW OUT!!!!!!!!!! All Day/Night Giant Blow-Up Boxing Ring!!! Challenge your friends (and enemies)! 6:00PM Ice Carving, Fire Dancing begin 6:30PM Live Band 10:00PM DJ Rook Nelson and DJ Z-Man spin into the night 12:00AM Free Champagne Toast BE AWARE... MORE SURPRISES PLANNED!!!!!! THURSDAY, JANUARY 1 (NEW YEARS DAY) • Drop Zone Opens at 10 am • Becca Minkin - RW • Luis Prinetto, Jim Harris - Freefly • Tony Suit Factory Wingsuit Team - Wingsuits • NEW YEARS DAY GOLF COURSE JUMPS - Last loads of the day, jump into the golf course and have drinks and dinner at the Eagle's Nest Lounge. (100 Jump Minimum to jump in.) • Water Training - 6 pm (Meet in front of Manifest with your bathing suit and towel!) FRIDAY, JANUARY 2 • Lyle Presse - RW • Dave Brown, Jim Harris - Freefly • BIG WAY HEAD DOWN CAMP/SEQUENTIALS with Rook Nelson and Luis Prinetto. **Try outs for the upcoming world record attempt!!! • Tony Suit Factory Wingsuit Team - Wingsuits • BEACH JUMPS & THE BEACH JUMP HIT N' CHUG at the Sebastian Beach Inn (Organized by Lyle Presse) (Minimum C-License required to jump. Spectator transportation also available.) • SKY HOOK DEMOS (Unsure about cutting away? Or you just want to experience the amazing speed of the Skyhook? Safely cutaway and fly a PD Optimum Reserve all while jumping with a 3rd backup parachute.) • PD DEMOS - fly a Performance Designs canopy • SKYSYSTEMS HELMETS • Hula Hoop Jumps • Wind Tunnel Time 10:30 - 11:30 pm, 12-1 am Email dave@teammandrin.com or amanda@skydiveseb.com SATURDAY, JANUARY 3 • Sebastian Tempest - RW • Dave Brown, Jim Harris - Freefly • BIG WAY HEAD DOWN CAMP/SEQUENTIALS with Rook Nelson and Luis Prinetto. **Try outs for the upcoming world record attempt!!! • Tony Suit Factory Wingsuit Team - Wingsuits • SKYHOOK DEMOS • PD DEMOS • SKYSYSTEMS HELMETS • Hula Hoop Jumps • NIGHT JUMPS (B-License Minimum. Please do one jump during the day to familiarize yourself with our landing area. Bring strobe light and glow sticks!) • FILM FESTIVAL with $100 CASH PRIZE!!! - Create a 5-7 minute film to be judged by crowd applause!!! • Raffle Drawing • Tunnel Time 10:30 - 11:30 pm, 12-1 am contact dave@teammandrin.com or amanda@skydiveseb.com SUNDAY, JANUARY 4 • Sebastian Tempest - RW • Jim Harris - Freefly • BIG WAY HEAD DOWN CAMP/SEQUENTIALS with Rook Nelson and Luis Prinetto. **Try outs for the upcoming world record attempt!!! • Tony Suit Factory Wingsuit Team - Wingsuits • SKYHOOK DEMOS • PD DEMOS • SKYSYSTEMS HELMETS • Tunnel Time 10:30 - 11:30 pm, 12-1 am contact dave@teammandrin.com or amanda@skydiveseb.com Dates still to come for Velocity Aircraft Rides and Kayaking Trips. Hotel Discounts available at Best Western and Hiram's. Mention “Skydive Sebastian” to receive special rates!!!! Enterprise Rental Car Discounts! Enter Code: 41J1158 and PIN: Sky ~WIND TUNNEL TIME AVAILABLE ~ Tuesday, December 30 8:30pm - 9:30pm Contact amanda@skydiveseb.com Friday, January 2 10:30pm - 11:30pm / 12:00am - 1:00am Email dave@teammandrin.com or amanda@skydiveseb.com Saturday, January 3 10:30pm - 11:30pm / 12:00am - 1:00am Contact dave@teammandrin.com or amanda@skydiveseb.com Sunday, January 4 10:30pm - 11:30pm / 12:00am - 1:00am Contact dave@teammandrin.com or amanda@skydiveseb.com Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  13. FYI, Skydive Sebastian is hosting a Coach's Course with Rob Laidlaw of Skydive University from April 4 - 6. You can go to their website www.skydivesebastian.com or call manifest 772-388-5672. Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb
  14. Thanks, Ian. And sorry for posting in the wrong forum! Failure is not falling down, but refusing to get up. - A Chinese Proverb