Did you know that Parachute Montreal Fuzion is getting ready for the World Air Games?
posted: Nov 19th, 2015 The upcoming double-header in Dubai, Clash of Champions and World Air Games 2015, brings the best 4-way and 8-way teams in the world together at the end of the year and will probably cause some adjustments of the outdoor and indoor team world rankings.
The Canadian national team in 4-way Women, Parachute Montreal Fuzion, added a quick visit in DeLand to the team's preparations for the World Air Games after a short training season in Canada, due to bad weather... (more)
Did you know that Mark Kirkby outscored Kirk Verner by two points in Eloy?
posted: Nov 18th, 2015 The toughest battle of the AAA/Open Class competition at the USPA Nationals 2015 took place behind the Top 4 full-time teams and the unofficial US amateur champion 2015, Hg XP.
Prestige Worldwide (6th) and Verve XP (9th) were separated by only six points, while EOS and Dallas 350 also finished within this margin. The special leaderboard of these four teams shows that the highscores for the ten rounds were almost equally shared.
Prestige Worldwide was actually trying to stay close to their 8-way team mates in Hg XP, while Dallas... (more)
Did you know that Mercury XP won the unofficial 2015 US amateur title?
posted: Nov 16th, 2015 The competition for the unofficial US amateur title in the AAA/Open Class competition has been taking place right behind the Top 4 teams at the USPA Nationals in the past years.
The story of the amateur title began at the USPA Nationals 2007 when Mass Defiance (Ben Liston, Brian Stephens, Jim Rees, John Silva, Steve "Scuba" Feldman on camera) posted the impressive 19.3 average in the AAA/Open Class, which would last for several years as the unofficial amateur record average.
DNR (James "Malibu" Klinge, Ben Liston, Brian Stephens, Steve Johnson, Pat Walker on camera) eventually shattered this... (more)
Did you know that Golden Knights and Carolina Turbo XP both scored team record averages in Eloy?
posted: Nov 15th, 2015 The USPA Nationals 2015 featured once again the duel for Open Class bronze medals between Golden Knights and Carolina Turbo XP, which has taken place right behind the two top teams, Arizona Airspeed and SDC Rhythm XP, in the past years.
It was not always like that. Both teams competed together in the Open Class for the first time at the USPA Nationals 2011, where they placed 8th (Golden Knights) and 10th (Turbo). A year later, they finished in 3rd (Golden Knights) and 6th (Turbo) place.
They were finally locked into their 3rd... (more)
Did you know that Dan BC scored 35 points with the Golden Knights 8-way team in Eloy?
posted: Nov 13th, 2015 The Sun Path Products NSL News goes back to the aftermath of the USPA Nationals 2015.
The 8-way competition at the event included the historical Round 1, where the Golden Knights eventually set a new world record for a single round with the 32-pointer for the fastest sequence (N,E,D,16) of the 10-round draw. The previous 31-pointer by the Golden Knights was 18 years old and posted at the world meet in Turkey 1997.
The 31-pointer of 1997 survived several challenges by French national 8-way lineups and the Golden Knights over... (more)
Did you know that the Top 10 of the Team World Rankings in 4-way Women are from 9 different nations?
posted: Nov 10th, 2015 The Sun Path Products NSL News follows up on the SKYLEAGUE.COM Team World Rankings in 4-way Open with the 2015 leaderboard in 4-way Women.
Two of this year's ten best 4-way teams in the world were an unofficial part of the rankings in 4-way Open, where they would be listed in 4th (Golden Knights) and 10th (French Girls) position. Both teams are now naturally in the two top spots of the rankings in 4-way Women.
There is a big gap between Golden Knights/French Girls and the next teams on the female leaderboard, and the four teams in the top spots are from the same nations that were in the Top... (more)