Did you know that Foxtrott has a very interesting lineup?
posted: Nov 22nd, 2014 The annual NSL Championship brings together the teams in DeLand that still have not had enough of 4-way competition at the end of the year. It is also a competition opportunity for player-coach lineups who cannot attend the USPA Nationals.
Four of the teams were ready to start with the first competition rounds on Friday afternoon, while the rest of the field was supposed to get into action on Saturday morning. The weather conditions kept all teams on the ground, and the Sun Path Products NSL News used the opportunity to learn more about the lineups.
AAA Class team Foxtrott comprises of the... (more)
Did you know that Deep Blue results in Austin also show the potential of the new French lineup?
posted: Nov 20th, 2014 The Sun Path Products NSL News reported on 15 November 2014 that three of the original Aerokart Deep Blue members (Amelie Tirman, Sophie Deremaux, Francoise Simons-Hamouchi) competed at the FAI World Cup of Indoor Skydiving and finished on top of the combined AAA Class leaderboard.
Clementine Le Bohec, new member of the French national team in 4-way Women, was flying in Berangere Duplouy's center inside slot. The story featured four of the competition... (more)
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)