Did you know that Round 4 might bring a new 8-way world record?
posted: Aug 25th, 2014 The last day before the start of the FAI World Championship of Formation Skydiving 2014 went by with beautiful weather and was concluded with the competition draw after the opening ceremony.
It was once again a manual live draw by the judges in front of the teams and competitors. The atmosphere was stirred up a bit when Round 4 was drawn. The sequence did not get the 4-way teams too excited, however, the 8-way teams were showing some emotions.
The sequence of Round 4 is the fastest one that has been drawn in a long... (more)
Did you know that Russian 8-way world champions of 2003 are back together in 4-way?
posted: Aug 25th, 2014 It is only a few hours away from the competition draw for the FAI World Championship of Formation Skydiving 2014 in Prostejov, Czech Republic.
The teams are done with the last training jumps, and the next time the planes get in the air it will be for the scoring points. There have been quite a few changes in the lineups, and the Sun Path Products NSL News can cover at least a few of them.
The new lineup of the Austrian national team was mentioned earlier and is competing under the name Final Edition. Vision 99 is... (more)
Did you know that Rookie Class competed while the world class teams trained in Prostejov?
posted: Aug 24th, 2014 The scores of five Rookie Class teams are currently posted on last weekend's leaderboard, while the best 4-way teams in the world are getting ready for Round 1 of the FAI World Championship of Formation Skydiving 2014 in Prostejov, where Round 1 is scheduled for Tuesday morning.
Once again, the Rookie Class teams gave each other a great competition, and it is a battle between the Northwest and the Southern Skydiving League so far. The Top 3 teams are separated by two points, and more Rookie Class scores may be added... (more)
Did you know that 4'Aclysme with Katie Woods has the current AAA and AA Class highscores?
posted: Aug 23rd, 2014 The Indoor Cloud League is off to the most promising start for the month of August in the history of the new league project.
The ICL leaderboard is showing significantly more scores and videos early this month compared to all previous competitions. Of the currently participating groups, only iFLY Seattle and iFLY SF Bay have not submitted their data yet. They are regulars, and August 2014 could become the new record month with more scores and videos than ever.
A big move was the second time that SkyVenture Montreal has a complete set of... (more)
Did you know that Golden Knights and French Girls are tied in 1st place?
posted: Aug 22nd, 2014 The situation of the current poll results in 4-way Women for the FAI World Championship of Formation Skydiving 2014 is very different compared to the 4-way Open Class. There are question marks and contradictions all around this upcoming competition in Prostejov.
The Golden Knights are the team with the same lineup in the last four years, while the French national team started with two new members in 2013. This should bring the same advantage to the US national team as it does for NMP-PCH Hayabusa in the 4-way Open Class.
Did you know that NMP-PCH Hayabusa is far ahead in the 4-way Open Class polls?
posted: Aug 21st, 2014 Round 1 of the FAI World Championship of Formation Skydiving 2014 is scheduled for next Tuesday, August 26th. The latest 2-year cycle comes to its conclusion in Prostejov, Czech Republic.
The Sun Path Products NSL News has launched the preview of the event with several stories, and the polls for the prediction of the winners in the four Formation Skydiving categories have been out there for a while, as well.
The current results of the polls offer no surprises at all, and serious competition for the gold medals are... (more)