Did you know that Vision 99 has finalized new plans for the 2015 season?
posted: Oct 7th, 2014 The recent scores at the Bodyflight Revenge provided a review of the British 4-way competition this year, as the Sun Path Products explained on 5 October 2014.
However, there is more behind the results than only a review of the 2014 season. The top of the leaderboard also provides an idea of how exciting the next year will most likely be in the United Kingdom. The UK Nationals 2015 are the qualification event for the World Meet 2016 in the USA, and the stakes will be high.
Four of the Top 5 teams last week in Bedford will be a major factor in the race for the two slots as the national 4-way... (more)
Did you know that Sian Stokes posted the highest indoor average of a female UK competitor since 2010 at the Bodyflight Revenge?
posted: Oct 5th, 2014 The British 4-way teams had another opportunity last Friday to add some competition scores to their 2014 collection, as Bodyflight Beford, host of the annual World Challenge, added a second indoor event to the meet schedule, the Bodyflight Revenge.
38 British teams came to Bedford, and three visiting teams from Portugal and Denmark joined the competition.
It was the 5th time this year that both national 4-way teams, Vision 99 (4-way Open Class) and Kaizen (4-way Women), challenged each other across the leaderboard, and Vision 99 had the upper hand for the 3rd consecutive time. Kaizen won... (more)
Did you know that new teams from Poland enter the 4-way world with passion?
posted: Oct 4th, 2014 Poland had a 4-way team at a World Championship of Formation Skydiving only four times (1989: 3.0 - 1991: 3.8 - 1997: 5.3 - 2001: 4.8) since 1985. However, this does not mean that there is no recent 4-way competition in the eastern European country.
In fact, Poland held its national championships last week, and four teams completed ten rounds from a Turbolet 410 at the skydiving center in Kruszyn.
The scoring level of the winning team, Un4given, is far above Poland's 4-way national teams from long ago and would be competitive with several of the teams that did not make the first cut on the... (more)
Did you know that Cool Runnings competes with the original lineup at the ISR Grand Prix 2014?
posted: Oct 2nd, 2014 52 teams competed last year at the ISR GRand Prix 2013, and the registration process for this year's indoor competition is in full swing. It seems like there will be new record participation in Roosendaal, as more teams have signed up at this point in time than a year ago.
45 teams are currently registered, and only 20 teams of last year's event are on the list so far. As soon as most of the repeat offenders complete their paperwork the new record number will confirm the ISR Grand Prix as the second largest indoor competition in the world.
Thunder and Creeps, the AAA Class teams in the first... (more)
Did you know that two Czech 4-way teams have attended ten meets this year?
posted: Sep 26th, 2014 Teams and competitors in the Czech Republic have quickly transitioned from the 2014 outdoor season to the new indoor winter season.
The FAI World Championship of Formation Skydiving 2014 in Prostejov was the last relevant outdoor competition in the Czech Republic, and the first indoor competition took place only three weeks later.
In fact, it was the first national indoor championships that initiated the new Czech indoor season.
The Skydive Arena, which is in the middle of a name change to "Hurricane Factory Area 270", hosted the competition that included three traditional Formation Skydiving... (more)
Did you know that former videographers and freeflyers are now making a competition career with XP8?
posted: Apr 30th, 2014 The Sun Path Products NSL News paid special attention to the impressive 8way performance of the international Volevobusa lineup at the Paraclete XP Indoor Championship 2014 with the story on 8 April 2014.
An earlier 8way summary on 6 March 2014 explained how impressive the scores of all 8way top teams were, especially the two US teams on the very top of the leaderboard, Golden Knights and Paraclete XP8.
The 30.7 average by the Golden Knights was the highest one in the history of the sport, and Paraclete XP8 was only 11 points behind. The same story provided a few details of the XP8 lineup... (more)