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June 2017

June 2017
photo by Dan Dupuis | D-33713
From top, Andy Farrington, Nic Sacco, Mike Steen, Will Kitto and Matt Gerdes take pictures of each other taking pictures of each other during a Squirrel wingsuits met-up event at Skydive Moab in Utah.

Features

Defining an Era—B.J. Worth Receives the 2015 USPA Lifetime Achievement Award by Kevin Gibson more »

May 2017

May 2017
photo by Ralph Tuner | C-43075
Anais Zanotti and Salim Rubiales move in to dock during a freefly jump at Skydive Miami in Homestead, Florida.

Features

21 Jump Street—USPA Safety Day Celebrates 21 Years a USPA Staff Report

Learning From the Best—Skydive Arizona's Rookie Round Up by Rhonda Kaletz
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April 2017

April 2017
photo by Norman Kent | D-8369
Aaron Johnson swoops the beach during the annual Puerto Escondido New Years Beach Boogie hosted by Skydive Cuautla in Mexico

Features

2016 Fatality Summary—The Same Problems by Paul Sitter more »

March 2017

March 2017
photo by Raymond Adams| D-30158
During a jump at Lake Beresford near Skydive DeLand in Florida, Beau Riebe realizes that there's no chance he's landing in the boat that Luis Prinetto is driving while Claudio Cagnasso (who earlier also missed the boat) watches from a passenger seat.

Features

In Formation and On Target—The 2016 National Collegiate Parachuting Championships by USPA Director of Competition Randy Connell more »

February 2017

February 2017
photo by Willy Boeykens | USPA #10569
Phoenix-Fly team Need 4 Speed builds a formation during its five-day artistic wingsuit flying event at the Skydive Dubai Desert Campus in the United Arab Emirates.

Features

Earning the Women's Head-Down World Record by Jessica Brownlow
The Next Big Thing—Mixed Formation Skydiving is Ready to Take Over the World by Annette O'Neil more »

January 2017

January 2017
photo by Laszlo Andacs | D-22468
Jumpers set the 40-way Fédération Aéronautique Internationale World Record for Largest Night Formation Skydive at Skydive Arizona in Eloy.

Features

Making A Safer Sport: Safety Day is March 11 a Parachutist Special Section
60 Cycles: A Life-Celebration Event by Marian Sparks
Officially Dark by Jim McCormick more »

December 2016

December 2016
photo by Niklas Daniel | D-28906
EagleBear (Andre Gerner, Joseph Gerner and Nathan Roth) turn points on the way to taking the silver medal in open mixed formation skydiving at the USPA Nationals in Eloy, Arizona.

Features

Vying for Gold—The USPA National Championships of Formation Skydiving And Artistic Events by USPA Director of Competition Randy Connell
18,000 Jumpable Days—Skydiving For 50-Plus Years: Burl Baxter by Annette O'Neil more »

November 2016

November 2016
photo by Rick Winkler | D-32647
At Skydive Elsinore in California, Taylor Cole, Eric Gallan, Sean Jones and Will Kitto of U.S. Canopy Formation Team Elsinore Too Wrapped Up make a practice jump to prepare for competing in the rotations event at the FAI World Parachuting Championships Mondial.

Features

On Home Turf: The FAI World Parachuting Championships Mondial 2016 by Eli Godwin more »

October 2016

October 2016
photo by Mike Carpenter| D-34137
Some of the best freeflyers in the U.S., Mike Bohn and Leland Procell of Team Flo, Chad Ross and Damian Germano of Zulu Foxtrot, Brent Witt and John Starkey of AXIS Freefl y, Andy Malchiodi of SoCal Converge and Keith Creedy join together to build a hybrid formation at GoJump Oceanside in California.

Features

Teamwork by Joel Strickland
18,000 Jumpable Days—Skydiving For 50-Plus Years: Rudi Krenz by Annette O'Neil more »

September 2016

September 2016
photo by Ralph Turner | C-43075
Sarah Endricks skysurfs on Keith Portela while exiting over Skydive Miami in Homestead, Florida.

Features

USPA Board Comes Home to Virginia a USPA Staff Report
Happy 70th USPA! a USPA Staff Report
The King of Lost Prairie - Dick Rapacilo's Story by Annette O'Neil
There's a Revolution In the Air a Parachutist Photo Essay more »