Did you know that the Paraclete XP Indoor and Outdoor Championships begin this weekend in Raeford?
posted: Feb 25th, 2015 It's time to get ready for the first part of the Paraclete XP Indoor and Outdoor Championships 2015.
4-way and 8-way teams will travel to Raeford this week, if they have not arrived by now to get some indoor training done before the competition begins on Saturday morning.
The event includes once again the only 8-way indoor competition in the world, and nine teams are registered so far for the challenging task in the 16-foot flying chamber.... (more)
Did you know that Dubai Asaar Gold has a new lineup?
posted: Feb 22nd, 2015 The "Bedrock Showdown" meet series, with the Paraclete XP Indoor and Outdoor Championships 2015 and then the World Challenge, begins next weekend in Raeford.
The Dubai delegation is smaller this year, however, Eliana Rodriguez, Craig Girard and Alena Chistova are getting their teams ready for the long trip. Two 4-way teams will compete for Skydive Dubai this year,... (more)
Did you know that Rookie Class teams have their own world championship at the World Challenge 2015?
posted: Feb 21st, 2015 The registration for the Rookie Class competition at the World Challenge 2015 offers an interesting field of teams six weeks before the start of the event.
Five teams have signed up at this point in time, and each of them represents a different country: Belgium (Jetmax) - Norway (VossVind Girls) - Ireland (Skyfall) - Czech Republic (Flying Circus ) - Great Britain (Blackhawk). The Rookie Class teams will have their own indoor world championship in Bedford.
Seven teams from four different countries competed in the... (more)
Did you know that every day is a tunnel camp for Joey Jones?
posted: Feb 18th, 2015 Former DeLand Majik 4-way world champion of 2004, Joey Jones, has been living at Bodyflight Bedford for a few years. His coaching work includes a lot of indoor training, and his move to Bedford was a logical step years ago.
Every year he watches Bodyflight Bedford get very busy with teams when the annual World Challenge is coming closer, as he recently confirmed: "It has been a busy season here at the tunnel. Teams from all over have been coming to Bedford to hone their skills for the upcoming World Challenge 2015."
Did you know that Niklas Hemlin discussed Airspeed topics in a live interview last week?
posted: Feb 17th, 2015 Niklas Hemlin is the new Point for Arizona Airspeed, as the Sun Path Products NSL News has mentioned many times since the new lineup came together at the end of the 2014 season.
He is not new at all though, neither to Airspeed nor to the slot.
He was flying the Point slot for Fastrax years ago, and he won the 4-way gold medals as the Inside Center for Arizona Airspeed at the Mondial Dubai 2012.
Then he took a 2-year break and came back for the new lineup in the new slot. (more)