September 2011

September 2011
photo by J.C. Colclasure
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Ian Bobo and Martin Kristensen fly their canopies over Gudvangen Fjord, just outside the town of Voss, Norway, during the annual Extemsportveko (Extreme Sport Week) festival.

September 2011 | Volume 52, Number 9 | Issue 623

Features

Putting the FUN back in MalFUNction by Kevin Gibson
The Sweetest Thing—The First POPS Head-Down World Record by Fiona Horne
Star Crest! Organizing a Jumper's First 8-way by Cindy Coker (Online Content Only)
Hanging Out at the American Boogie - a Parachutist Photo Essay
Stack Attack - a Parachutist Pictorial
Summit in the Rockies—The USPA Board of Directors Summer Meeting 2011 - a USPA Staff Report
The Power Company - a Parachutist Photo Essay

Columns

Foundations of Flight - Two-Way Head-Down Flower Exit by Axis Flight School
Gearing Up by Ed Scott
How Skydiving Changed My Life by Shaun Brock
Ray Cottingham's Profile by Brian Giboney

Safety & Training

Keep an Eye Out - A Friendly Reminder
Safety Check - Look Out Above! by Nancy Koreen
The Rating Corner - Altimeters for Tandem Students by Jim Crouch