Did you know that Mathieu Bernier is the new French national coach?
posted: Jul 8th, 2015 The most recent update from France, including the scores of the second Coupe de France competition this year, was followed by additional news related to the topic.
National coach Jérémie Rollett informed the Sun Path Products NSL News that he puts the responsibility for the French Formation Skydiving delegation into the hands of a new former 4-way and 8-way world champion beginning this month. Mathieu Bernier will now guide the French delegation to the next World Championship of Formation Skydiving in 2016.
Jérémie Rollett was the... (more)
Did you know that the Bad Boys completed 23 jumps with coach David Grauwels?
posted: Jul 7th, 2015 The Bad Boys from the Czech Republic have been the national 4-way team since they won the country's championship title in 2013. The previous Czech national team Sky Service/Sky Walkers/Lize had retired after the Mondial Dubai 2012, and Jan Lukavec continued with the Bad Boys.
The Bad Boys have still not competed yet as the Czech national team at a World Championship of Formation Skydiving. Only former Sky Service/Sky Walkers/Lize member Jan Lukavec has this experience, while Vaclav Prokes, Marian Jeziak, Jan Klapka and Jaroslav Smitka (Alternate) missed their opportunity last year on home turf.
Did you know that iFLY Orlando posted the first Indoor Cloud League scores for July?
posted: Jul 6th, 2015 The first Indoor Cloud League scores and videos for the July sequences are coming from iFLY Orlando, while the June leaderboard is still open for another day.
The first July event of the Florida Skydiving League team brought together a smaller group than usual, as the goal was different for this FSL Tunnel Kicker. The focus was set on training of individual flying skills, and the participants were flying in smaller groups most of the time.
However, the last two flying sessions of the tunnel night last Thursday were still assigned to the... (more)
Did you know that French Girls and Artemis Saumur posted their first 2015 outdoor scores in Vannes?
posted: Jul 5th, 2015 The Coupe de France 2015 is complete after the second event in Vannes this weekend, and the French national championships are next in August.
The competition in Vannes featured the French national team in 4-way Women, the French Girls. France is the reigning world champion in this category after capturing the FAI/IPC gold medals for the first time at the World Meet 2010 in Menzelinsk and then successfully defending it two times in 2012 and 2014.
Perrine Sanchez, Laurence Herve, Christine Malnis and Sophia Pecout won the last world meet in Prostejov 2014, with Remy Grandcler on camera. Clementine... (more)
Did you know that the VAF Warriors are ready for the upcoming showdown with Pangaea and Prime Pickles?
posted: Jul 4th, 2015 Several national championships in Europe are scheduled for the month of July, as the summer months offer the best opportunity to complete the events due to the weather patterns.
Denmark is one of the countries with an earlier date, as the summer is shorter in the northern parts of Europe.
The Sun Path Products NSL News reported a more competitive situation in Denmark this year, with updates from different perspectives on May 5th and on May 20th.
Both stories explained that there... (more)
Did you know that Satori's comeback has become reality?
posted: Jul 3rd, 2015 It has been a long time since the name of the British 4-way team Satori appeared on any leaderboard.
In fact, it was the UK Nationals 2013 where Satori won with a 20.5 average. Julia Foxwell, Aaron Faith, Ian Hodgkinson and John McIver were in the last lineup, with Dave Head on camera.
Two years have gone by, and there is still no leaderboard with Satori on it. However, this may change this year, as the rumors of a Satori comeback have materialized with 24 training jumps on Thursday. There seems to be a realistic chance that Satori will be back on the UK leaderboard later this year.more)