July 2017

July 2017
photo by Niklas Daniel | D-28906
Mike Hall jumps with the American flag while the sun begins to set at Skydive Arizona in Eloy

Features

Is Indoor Skydiving Skydiving? by USPA Director of Competition Randy Connell
A Record for Records by Carol Jones
Inspiring Current and Future Skydivers—The 2017 Skydiving Hall of Fame by Doug Garr
Flying the Flag a Parachutist Pictorial
Stoke Rising—Skydance Skydiving Celebrates the End of One Era and the Beginning of Another by Valerie Armstrong

Columns

Gearing Up by Ed Scott
How Skydiving Changed My Life by Brandon Kendrick
Ryan Risberg| D-22873 Profile by Brian Giboney

Safety & Training

Safety Check—Avoiding Deployment Collisions-Group Separation  by Jim Crouch
Rating Corner—Foreign or Military License and Rating Conversions by Jim Crouch
Keep An Eye Out—Reserve Ripcord Placement
Fundamentals of Flight—Head-Down Fall-Rate Changes In The Shelf Position by Axis Flight School