Did you know that 4-way power is shifting in Germany?
posted: Nov 19th, 2014 The results of the German Nationals 2014 did not really create any big waves. However, the live coverage by the Sun Path Products NSL News actually included a very significant shift of 4-way power in Germany that went by almost unnoticed.
The national 4-way team that competed for Germany at the FAI World Championship of Formation Skydiving 2014, Paratec-Saar, had dominated the 4-way competition since 2006 when Markus Bastuck, Dieter Schwarz... (more)
Did you know that the Paraclete XP Indoor and Outdoor Championship double-header is back on for 2015?
posted: Nov 18th, 2014 The new banner on the SKYLEAGUE.COM front page is good news for the Formation Skydiving competition fans. The popular Paraclete XP Indoor and Outdoor Championship double header will find its repetition in 2015. Paraclete XP's John D'Annunzio confirmed the same format and logistics earlier this year, and several teams have the event combination in their 2015 calendars by now.
The timing of this year's events in Raeford and DeLand turned out so successful that it was not difficult for Paraclete XP to copy the format for the 2015 schedule. The Paraclete... (more)
Did you know that Northern and Southern California join forces for a state championship next year?
posted: Nov 17th, 2014 The comeback season of the Northern California Skydiving League came to its end last month, and league director Lori Connor can look back at a successful re-start of regional 4-way competition in her area. The plans for the NCSL 2015 season have been finalized, and the meet dates are posted.
The Sun Path Products NSL News also reported on 3 July 2014 that Josh Hall, Arizona Airspeed 4-way world champion of 2012, and Yvonne "Yo" Owyeong had big plans for the Southern California Skydiving League next year.
The plans for both... (more)
Did you know that Fly Definition moved up a level in VFS 4-way?
posted: Nov 16th, 2014 The VFS 4-way part of the first FAI Indoor World Cup was almost as small as the competition in 4-way Women, where only Aerokart Deep Blue and HF Chicks had signed up for the competition. Three teams competed in the newest 4-way Formation Skydiving category at iFLY Austin, and the situation was very similar to 4-way Women.
Both events had one world class team that did not have any serious competition (Aerokart Deep Blue - SDC Standard XP), and the second team in the respective event was far behind. Fly Definition from Poland was the second team in VFS 4-way and was in a slightly better situation... (more)
Did you know that three of the original Deep Blue members compete at iFLY Austin?
posted: Nov 15th, 2014 The Sun Path Products NSL News reported on 12 November 2014 that the Bad Boys would attend their 12th 4-way competition this weekend, with a good chance to take a top position at the FAI World Cup of Indoor Skydiving 2014.
It's not only a top position, the Czech national 4-way team is holding the 1st place in the Open Class after Round 8 and will most likely win the gold medals.
The SKYLEAGUE.COM leaderboard shows the Bad Boys only in 2nd place after combining the AAA Class teams of the 4-way Open and 4-way Women categories.... (more)
Did you know that iFLY Orlando added 11 points to the Indoor Cloud League total?
posted: Nov 14th, 2014 The November competition for the top spot of the Indoor Cloud League leaderboard continues while two of the Czech teams (Bad Boys, HF Chicks) compete at the FAI World Cup of Indoor Skydiving 2014 in Austin, Texas.
The Bad Boys are in 1st place of eight teams in the Open Class competition after four rounds with a 19.0 average. Aerokart Deep Blue, 4-way Women's world champions of 2010, are scoring significantly higher (22.0) but have their own FAI leaderboatd with two teams.
In the meantime, the Florida ICL group met again at iFLY Orlando... (more)