Did you know that two new DeLand teams are on the road to the USPA Nationals?
posted: Apr 17th, 2015 The three teams from Florida who competed last weekend staid away from each other and signed up for three different categories.
Both DeLand teams had made their plans for the 2015 season earlier, which include the USPA Nationals. DeLand Momentum will compete in the AAA/Advanced Class, while DeLand Flashpoint trains for the AA/Intermediate Class competition in Eloy.
Purple HaZe competed in the AA Class of the Florida Skydiving League 2014 and came back in the A Class this year with a slightly different lineup. Former ZEUS member John Stares is now in the Tail slot for Purple HaZe, and the... (more)
Did you know that NSL-TV features the 2-point UK battle in 4-way Women?
posted: Apr 16th, 2015 The preview of the 4-way Women competition at the World Challenge 2015 left no doubt on 22 March 2015 that a good battle could be expected between NFTO and Fly Like A Girl. It turned out that the two UK teams finished two points away from each other in 2nd and 3rd place. The Golden Knights were even too far ahead for any UK hopes to somehow stay within striking distance.
The exchange of highscores between the pick-up team of British top performers and the better... (more)
Did you know that Southern California turns from skills camps to competition in May?
posted: Apr 15th, 2015 The Sun Path Products NSL News reported on 3 July 2014 that Josh Hall and Yvonne "Yo" Owyeong have big plans for Southern California. They followed up on their plans with several activities, which have been preparing the SCSL 4-way community for the 2015 outdoor competition season.
The update on 13 January 2015 covered the first one of a series of skills camps that Josh Hall and Yvonne Owyeong had scheduled for the same purpose. The... (more)
Did you know that Airbus and Remscheid had to accept a slow start into the 2015 competition season?
posted: Apr 14th, 2015 Two tired German teams were confronted with a challenging competition draw last weekend at the April meet of the Florida Skydiving League in DeLand.
The two lineups of Airbus and Remscheid consist of some of the most experienced 4-way and 8-way competitors in Germany. Airbus is the reigning German 4-way champion who won last year's national championships with the same lineup and a 19.2 average.
Three of Remscheid's current members (Uli Sehrbrock, Steffen Schiedeck, Kai Wolf) competed with Mike Vetter at last year's national championships, where they were tied in 2nd place behind Airbus before... (more)
Did you know that Richard and Yannick Bisson scored for iFLY Orlando last week?
posted: Apr 13th, 2015 The April competition of the Indoor Cloud League began with the first scores coming from SkyVenture New Hampshire, where Brian Touhey recruited Colleen Cusack, Jill Lavachia and Jenn Cook to perform the AAA - AA - A Class sequences. iFLY Orlando followed up last week when teams and competitors of the Florida Skydiving League came together for the first time this month.
Actually, last Thursday's group did not consist only of participants from Florida. The Bisson family was visiting again from Canada, and Florida's Indoor Cloud League group... (more)
Did you know that the Golden Knights placed 5th on the combined leaderboard of the World Challenge 2015?
posted: Apr 12th, 2015 The Sun Path Products NSL News mentioned on a regular basis during the live streaming coverage of the World Challenge 2015 that there was not much serious competition for the Golden Knights in 4-way Women.
Team members and coach Solly Williams had their eyes mostly on the leaderboard of the AAA/Open Class and sometimes even on the live performance of the French team Weembi Lille in the flying chamber. Two members of the French Girls (Sophia Pecout, Christine Malnis), 2014 world champions in 4-way Women, competed in... (more)