Did you know that there was an elephant in the room in Eloy?
posted: Nov 2nd, 2015 The new 8-way world record of the Golden Knights at the USPA Nationals 2015, the impressive indoor and outdoor performance of the US Army's 4-way Women Class team, and the new US top team in 4-way VFS, SDC Core, deserved all the given attention. However, there was another topic that was actually the elephant in the room.
The most popular event, 4-way Formation Skydiving competition, produced once again most of the drama at the USPA Nationals, including a jump-off for bronze medals in the AAA/Advanced Class and another one for... (more)
Did you know that it was a colorful 2015 season for Voodoo and the BPA?
posted: Nov 1st, 2015 Voodoo's team page shows a colorful history that goes back to the 2008 season, even though Voodoo was formed even much earlier. Colin Rothman, who is currently competing with Jazz Republic, formed the team in 1998. Vinca Cox, Johan van Aswegen and Julian Boulle were in the very first lineup.
Troy Marias, Bailey Edmunds and Dennis Parker continued with Colin Rothman after the world meet in Australia 1999 until Vana Parker replaced Troy Marias in 2003. Airspeed Tail Thiago Gomes trained and competed with Colin Rothman, Vana Parker and Dave Sumter... (more)
Did you know that the Indoor Cloud League features a world class AAA/AA battle in October?
posted: Oct 31st, 2015 Things have changed on the Indoor Cloud League leaderboard for October while the USPA Nationals 2015 caught most of the Sun Path Products NSL News attention.
iFLY Orlando had the only scores and videos posted for quite a while. The end of the month has once again been filling up the leaderboard quickly, and there are very interesting lineups and videos to be looked at.
Indoor Skydive Roosendaal is back with three videos and a total of 62 points for three of the six ICL October... (more)
Did you know that NSL-TV and USPA present Golden Knights 8-way candy?
posted: Oct 30th, 2015 The USPA Nationals 2015 continue to slowly fade out this week. The Golden Knights and Arizona Airspeed continue with their annual battle in 10-way and 16-way for the overall top position in US Formation Skydiving competition, while the Artistic Events have begun and finish off the week in Eloy.
The aftermath of the Sun Path Products NSL News begins with a review of the 8-way Open Class competition and the record performance by the Golden Knights, which included a new world record for a single round with the 32-pointer in Round... (more)
Did you know that Solly Williams, Gary Smith and Chris Talbert discussed a US Sweep in the Coaches Corner?
posted: Oct 29th, 2015 It happens every year at the USPA Nationals that the drop zone becomes significantly quieter and slower as soon as the 4-way competition is over, and then again after the completion of 8-way. It's the same this year at the USPA Nationals 2015.
Solly Williams, Gary Smith and Chris Talbert wrapped up the live coverage of the Sun Path Products NSL News in the Coaches Corner just between the completion of Round 10 in 8-way and the award ceremony for the USPA medal winners in the 4-way and 8-way events.
Solly Williams was jumping... (more)
Did you know that NSL-TV and USPA present all videos of Round 3 in 4-way Advanced?
posted: Oct 28th, 2015 The most exciting part of the 8-way competition happened yesterday with the new world record. The Golden Knights are now on the way to post a new world record average, which their 2014 lineup has owned since the 23.7 average at the USPA Nationals 2014.
Arizona Airspeed has the silver medals in the bag, and the Amphibious Attack Tigers will win the bronze medals this year, as Paraclete XP does not have an 8-way team in Eloy. The Qatar Tigers compete as a guest team and cannot win USPA medals.
Motive8 won the Intermediate Class gold medals last year and is now in 1st place of the Advanced Class... (more)