Did you know that British security is on highest Fun Flag alert?
posted: Apr 4th, 2013 Thursday's NSL News live coverage of the World Challenge 2013 continues with teams that may not be so much in the spotlight during the competition, when the top of the leaderboard catches most of the attention.
The NSL News featured Kalle Pohjola earlier today, the 12-year young 4way competitor from Finland who flies the Tail slot for the Pro Team. Father Kimmo is the team's Center Outside, and mother Outi is across of the formations in the Point slot.
The NSL Reality TV camera captured more of Kalle's performance... (more)
Did you know that NSL Reality TV shows the Pro Team family from Finland in training action?
posted: Apr 4th, 2013 Round 1 of the World Challenge 2013 is coming closer, and Skyleague.com is ready to post the first scores tomorrow morning. The largest leaderboard in the history of NSL News event coverage has been set up and shows the complete field.
The new NSL Reality TV clip from Bedford is featuring several exciting things happening on Thursday morning at Bodyflight Bedford. It includes the first videos of teams in the flying chamber.
NMP-PCH Hayabusa had a training session with coach Gary Smith. Alternate Jeroen 'Bob' Nollet... (more)
Did you know that Joey Jones welcomes the World Challenge 2013 audience from his home?
posted: Apr 3rd, 2013 The NSL News has moved to Bodyflight Bedford where the live coverage of the World Challenge 2013 begins officially with the competition draw and the first rounds on Friday morning.
The flying chamber is very busy on the days leading into the competition, and some teams have scheduled training sessions in the middle of the night, including the Blue Rebels from Greece and Atmosfera G4 from Portugal. The teams with longer travel distances combine the trip to attend the World Challenge with additional indoor training before... (more)
Did you know that six points separated China and Denmark in Dubai and in DeLand?
posted: Apr 2nd, 2013 The Paraclete XP Outdoor Championship 2013 was once again the small version of a World Meet, with teams from ten different countries competing in DeLand.
One of several interesting battles at different parts of the leaderboard took place between China and the VAF Warriors from Denmark. The young team from China is still in DeLand for a long training camp that began shortly before the competition.
The average age is 21 years, and coach Solly Williams reported that the team members are very athletic and have a fast... (more)
Did you know that Germany has a 4way vacuum to be filled this year?
posted: Apr 1st, 2013 Paratec-Saar, the German national 4way team at the Mondial Dubai 2012, Paratec-Saar, had walked away once again with the German national 4way title last year. The same original lineup of 2007 (Markus Bastuck - Center Inside, Dieter Schwarz - Center Outside, Max Thiele - Point, Jörn Thiele - Tail, Alexander "Dude" Hau - Camera) dominated 4way competition in Germany ever since and has now disbanded.
The same five 4way competitors have also won the German 8way titles in the same time period, even though the 8way lineup... (more)
Did you know that Brazil's Ladies First followed Anima's 2012 pattern?
posted: Mar 31st, 2013 It was no surprise that Canada's national 4way team Evolution won the $400 cash for Round 8 after handicap at the Paraclete XP Outdoor Championship 2013. Evolution's 20-pointer was also the sole highscore for the third round of the annual Shamrock Showdown Skins Game before handicap, which shows that it would be very difficult for all other teams to keep up for this $400 skin. Evolution won this round easily after handicap (21.49 - 20.67) with a.team4way in 2nd place.
Round 9 also had a clear winner of the next $400.... (more)