Did you know that French coach Marin Ferre is featured in the next NSL Profile?
posted: Oct 16th, 2015 There has been only one French NSL Profile so far, even though France is one of the most dominating nations in Formation Skydiving competition.
Jerome David, 4-way world champion in 1991 and 1993, and French national head coach between 1994 and 2010, was the first competitor from France who was featured with his NSL Profile. He had guided the French delegation to the FS sweep with four sets of gold medals in Menzelinsk 2010.
Marin Ferre has never been the French national head coach yet (Jerome David - Jeremie Rollett - Mathieu Bernier).
However, his skydiving career also combines a very... (more)
Did you know that the judges had No Mercy for Poland's national team in Teuge?
posted: Oct 15th, 2015 The 1st FAI World Indoor Skydiving Championships in Prague is actually better attended in 4-way Women than the same category at the FAI World Cup 2015, which is not the case in 4-way Open.
Only four female 4-way teams traveled to Teuge in the Netherlands, while nine teams have signed up for the indoor competition, which begins next week.
Two of the four teams who attended the world cup will also be at the Hurricane Factory.
The French Girls will be facing the Golden Knights, and No Mercy from Poland has an opportunity to post better scores compared to the leaderboard of the world cup.FAI... (more)
Did you know that iFLY Orlando launched the Indoor Cloud League October competition with 103 points?
posted: Oct 14th, 2015 The first scores and videos of the Indoor Cloud League October competition are coming once again from iFLY Orlando, where five different teams came together last Thursday to perform the six new sequences.
Several participants used the indoor training as the final preparations for the last Florida Skydiving League outdoor competition of the 2015 season last weekend.
The two R Class lineups included brand-new 4-way competitors (Noel Damouni, Christopher Goodell, Brian Shelley, Kanishka Perera) who had their own internal competition at the first FSL Tunnel Kicker this month. Brian Shelley and... (more)
Did you know that the Heartbeat Skydive Team cashed in on the ISR Stimulation Prize?
posted: Oct 13th, 2015 The Sun Path Products NSL News introduced on July 12th the Dutch Rookie Class team Heartbeat, who had won the "ISR Stimulation Prize" at the Tomscat Trophy this year.
The Heartbeat Skydive Team eventually cashed in the prize, 30 minutes of free flying time at Indoor Skydive Roosendaal, including free Thunder ISR coaching, in October.
It was a big event for the Dutch Rookie Class team, as it also launched its move into the A Class competition with the indoor training camp in October.
The Heartbeat members made their first skydive between 2010 and 2013 and have known only the Rookie Class... (more)
Did you know that the field of teams for the indoor world meet is complete?
posted: Oct 12th, 2015 The next major international event is coming up soon, the 1st FAI World Indoor Skydiving Championships. Host is the Hurricane Factory in Prague, Czech Republic.
The International Parachuting Commission (IPC) of the Federation Aeronautique Internationale (FAI - World Air Sports Federation) had just assigned the skydiving center in Prostejov (Czech Republic) as the host for last year's World Championship of Formation Skydiving. FAI/IPC followed up by inviting their member federations once again to a world championship in the Czech Republic, this time in Prague.
It is the first indoor world... (more)
Did you know that iFLY Dallas passed iFLY Seattle on the ICL 2015 leaderboard?
posted: Oct 12th, 2015 SkyVenture Montreal was the last Indoor Cloud League team to submit videos and scores for the September leaderboard, which is finally complete.
Jan Klapka's Sportflight team at the Hurricane Factory in Prague claimed the highscores in three categories (AAA - AA - A). The Bad Boys have now posted the highest AAA and AA scores for three consecutive months. SkyVenture Montreal was able to keep up with the Czech national 4-way team earlier this year and now even missed scores at all for the two top categories last month.
However, Richard Bisson and his Slim Jim lineup posted the highscore for... (more)