Did you know that the Dubai delegation has the year's Grande Finale on home turf?
posted: May 27th, 2015 The end of the 2015 season will bring teams and competitors once again to Dubai, this time for an indoor/outdoor doubleheader, as the Sun Path Products NSL News reported on May 2nd.
The Dubai 4-way and 8-way delegation, headed by Craig Girard and Eliana Rodriguez since 2011, is usually traveling across the planet throughout the competition season before coming back to their home turf at Skydive Dubai (outdoor) and Inflight Dubai (indoor) for the last major event of the year, the Dubai International Parachuting Championship (DIPC). This year, they will meet the visiting teams at home for two... (more)
Did you know that Gary Smith and Joey Jones discussed Hayabusa, Majik and the UK 2015 situation?
posted: May 26th, 2015 The first 2015 outdoor scores from the United Kingdom brought back memories and videos of the World Challenge 2015. Gary Smith and Joey Jones had discussed the situation after the last training day before the start of the competition.
They did not only talk about the teams they were coaching or competing with. The 2015 season in the United Kingdom was also a topic, especially the AAA Class competition, which will produce the next UK national team at this year's national championships.
Voodoo, Vision 99, Satori and 4mula were the names of the AAA Class teams who will somehow be involved in... (more)
Did you know that iFLY Orlando added 12 points to the Indoor Cloud League leaderboard?
posted: May 26th, 2015 The second May meeting of iFLY Orlando's Indoor Cloud League group included only a few members of the current Florida Skydiving League teams.
Two DeLand Flashpoint members were out of town, however, the complete rear piece (Jim Prochaska, Jairo Garcia) still decided to join the Indoor Cloud League event and joined forces with Sebastian Jimenez and Kurt Gaebel.
ZEUS' Inside Center Amer Kassas came to iFLY Orlando with coach Bob Byrne, as the complete ZEUS lineup was not available. They both teamed up with Sebastian Jimenez and Michael Patterson to perform three of the six May sequences.
Did you know that two Southern Skydiving League teams are still on the front page Top 3?
posted: May 25th, 2015 The coverage of last weekend's events begins with the Southern Skydiving League. SSL Director Brandy Verhalen invited 4-way teams and competitors in her region to visit Gold Coast Skydivers, and five teams attended the 2015 season opener.
Three teams competed in the AA Class, where SSL winner Platinum kept up with the British teams in the same category on the overall leaderboard. Three Platinum members came back from last year's 4-way season (Don Hurd, Eric Mixon, Bill) with a new Point (Nicole Cronin) and David Price on camera.
Platinum trains at Skydive Alabama where the last meet of the... (more)
Did you know that Marin Ferre is happy with the progression of his new 4-way Open Class lineup?
posted: May 24th, 2015 French national 4-way coach Marin Ferre recently updated the Sun Path Products NSL News with information of the Aerokart Ak'demie 4-way project for kids and teenagers that he oversees. He also provided a brief update of the French national team in the 4-way Open Class, which is actually his main coaching project, as the story on January 3rd explained.
Marin Ferre first guided the French 4-way Open Class team to the silver medals in Maubeuge 2008 before winning the gold medals in Menzelinsk 2010. At the same time, he worked with the famous Deep Blue lineup who ran away from all other teams in... (more)
Did you know that the Hurricane Factory has taken a 26-point lead for the ICL May sequences?
posted: May 23rd, 2015 The latest Indoor Cloud League scores for the month of May came from the Hurricane Factory in Prague, where four Czech teams combined for the total of 133 points for the six May sequences. The Czech indoor winter season with the monthly meets of the European Tunnel League (ETL) is over by now, and the Czech teams are back to the league's outdoor competition, however, they still continue to collect points for the monthly Indoor Cloud League competition.
Sportflight organizer Jan Klapka said that the total of 133 points may not be his last word for this month, as he has other Czech teams who are... (more)