Did you know that the Midwest Skydiving League had two winners last weekend?
posted: May 31st, 2014 The new meet weekend is in full swing, and it includes the first meet of the newly launched Southern Skydiving League. New scores and videos for the Indoor Cloud League have also been added, and the leaderboard is increasing with numbers.
In the meantime, it is time for the last look at the previous meet weekend where the Rookie Class teams dominated, as the Sun Path Products NSL News reported on 29 May 2014. NCSL team... (more)
Did you know that Mark Kirkby leaves Airspeed and Niklas Hemlin comes back?
posted: May 30th, 2014 Last weekend's Arizona Challenge included the 20-year anniversary of Arizona Airspeed. This topic will soon find its own and separate special attention by the Sun Path Products NSL News.
The celebration included the official announcement that Mark Kirkby will retire from Airspeed's 4way lineup at the end of the 2014 season. Mark Kirkby is currently the only original Airspeed 4way member (Jack Jefferies, Dan BC, Kirk Verner, Mark Kirkby).
Mark Kirkby told the Sun Path Products NSL News that this doesn't mean at all that he will not... (more)
Did you know that the Rookie Class teams are rocking this year?
posted: May 29th, 2014 Last weekend's overall leaderboard is complete, and it features the Rookie Class as the strongest category.
The competition was an exclusive US affair this time, with two more leagues launching their 2014 outdoor season. The teams of the Northern California Skydiving League came together for the second time this year, while the Northern Plains and Midwest leagues hosted their first 2014 meets.
Attending the second meet this year may have given NCSL team Last Minute the advantage over the other Rookie Class teams. Last Minute had finished the NCSL season opener... (more)
Did you know that five Indoor Cloud League lineups shared the highscores for the April sequences?
posted: May 28th, 2014 The Northern California Skydiving League group at iFLY SF Bay was the last one to submit videos and scores for the Indoor Cloud League April sequences, and they were posted when the draw for May was already available.
NCSL Director Lori Connor had her group perform the sequences at the end of April, which is the most important requirement to get them onto the ICL leaderboard, even if they are submitted later.
The NCSL group also added a new highscore for one of the six sequences. Don Burnette, Baat Enosh, Deanna and Julius Frank outscored... (more)
Did you know that former Rhythm videographer Jason Imamura took some special shots for the Northern California Skydiving League?
posted: May 27th, 2014 The Northern California Skydiving League (NCSL) continued its resurgence on Saturday May 24 with its second meet of the 2014 season at Skydance Skydiving.
Though the day dawned warm and sunny, Mother Nature toyed with the teams a bit with moderately high, gusty winds, which eventually calmed down enough for everyone’s comfort, and the seven teams across three classes were easily able to complete their competition jumps by late afternoon. Meet Director Krisanne Combs didn’t have to make the call to put all the competitors on a wind... (more)
Did you know that AtomiX and Sky4s won the 2014 outdoor season opener in Germany?
posted: May 26th, 2014 The Sun Path Products NSL News coverage of the new competition weekend begins with the first part of the Nord Cup 2014, which was hosted by Take Off Skydiving in Fehrbellin near Berlin, Germany's capital city.
Last year, the first Nord Cup meet was over after one round, with Wolf Pack and AtomiX tied in 1st place. AtomiX then easily won the second part with a 12.6 average, after placing 7th at the German Nationals 2013 with a promising 12.2 average. Plans were made for the 2014 season and soon had to be put on a hold when bad news followed at the end of the year.
Center Inside Peter Ingenhaag... (more)