Did you know that Florida's 4-way competitors have a busy December schedule?
posted: Dec 13th, 2014 The indoor winter season is in full swing. The next competition has almost completed the first day in Poland, the Polish Indoor Open 2014 at Flyspot, while Florida teams will attend the annual local indoor competition at iFLY Orlando tonight.
The Florida group had posted new Indoor Cloud League scores after the FSL Tunnel Kicker on December 4th and came together again last Thursday. Results of the latest ICL event at iFLY Orlando was the addition of 13 points for... (more)
Did you know that Thunder ISR finished with a team record average at the ISR Grand Prix 2014?
posted: Dec 12th, 2014 The Sun Path Products NSL News was in the middle of the live coverage for the 5th Dubai International Parachuting Championship when 55 teams competed at the ISR Grand Prix 2014 at the same time.
The story on 30 November 2014 offered an update from Roosendaal after the completion of Round 6. The missing scores for Rounds 7 and 8 were added a few days later.
The complete... (more)
Did you know that meet experience won the $10,000 in 4-way Women at the 5th DIPC?
posted: Dec 11th, 2014 It was not a walk in the park to win the $10,000 for the 2nd place in 4-way Women at the 5th Dubai International Parachuting Championship, as the modified leaderboard shows.
It was a very competitive field behind the French Girls, and all teams between 2nd and 7th place won or tied at least once the highest scores for the rounds. The US team just did it a few more times than all other teams, which turned out to make the 6-point difference.
Amanda Lampton, Kristina Peterson, Christina West and Rhonda Wilcox, with... (more)
Did you know that the Indoor Cloud League competition for December is in full swing?
posted: Dec 10th, 2014 The activities of the Indoor Cloud League continued while the Sun Path Products NSL News reported live from the 5th Dubai International Parachuting Championship.
November scores were still added to last month's leaderboard, which is not complete yet, as the Texas group at iFLY Dallas were performing the November sequences earlier. ICL organizer in Texas, Amanda Lampton, was in Dubai with the US team in 4-way Women and could not turn in scores and videos in time.... (more)
Did you know that NSL-TV features the makings of Dubai's 43-year anniversary jump?
posted: Dec 9th, 2014 The Sun Path Products NSL News mentioned on 6 December 2014 that Craig Girard organized the next anniversary jump at the 5th Dubai International Parachuting Championship, as the DIPC always coincides with the celebrations for Dubai's birthday, the 43rd this year.
The 24-way for the 43-formation was a good opportunity to watch many of the best skydivers in the world work together for a common purpose. The NSL-TV camera followed the group during the... (more)
Did you know that mental training is a free and important tool tool?
posted: Dec 8th, 2014 It has been an honor for me to have this "Turning Points" column in Blue Skies Mag, and I still don't really know why SkyGod seems to believe that I am worthy of the monthly publications. However, even if I were not writing I would still read the stories of others.
I have been reading the skydiving magazines ever since I came into the sport, which was at a time when the print magazines were the only option to get information and find out what was going on in other parts of the skydiving world. I love the columns of my fellow writers (Sydney, Melanie, "Princess," James), which are always my first... (more)