Did you know that there is a new AA Class race in the United Kingdom?
posted: May 15th, 2013 The three teams on the AA Class leaderboard of last weekend's events all had their names on other ones earlier this year.
Anti Gravity Ninja Swans and Taramis competed at the World Challenge 2013 where they had finished in the same ranking order. 4mula attended the season opener of the Southern California Skydiving League, as the NSL News reported on 2 May 2013.
The outdoor scores last weekend on the same leaderboard indicate that there will be another... (more)
Did you know that Raykipo is in perfect step with NMP-PCH Hayabusa?
posted: May 14th, 2013 Last weekend's leaderboard is complete, and teams from the United Kingdom won all four categories.
The Top 4 teams in the AAA Class, two from the UK and two from Denmark, all had attended the World Challenge 2013, as well, and the NSL News reported earlier this week that VAF Warriors and Airplay switched their rankings between the indoor meet in Bedford and the outdoor competition in Denmark.
The overall AAA Class leaderboard still needs another adjustment. The teams are ranked by the meet averages after each weekend's... (more)
Did you know that Martial Ferre is selecting a new German all-female 8way lineup?
posted: May 13th, 2013 The idea of a female 8way team is not new and was born even before the IPC (International Parachuting Commission) created the female 4way category. The new event was tested at the World Championship of Formation Skydiving 1999 for the first time and officially integrated in Spain 2001.
Passion 8, the female 8way team from Perris, competed already in the Intermediate Class of the USPA Nationals 1997 and moved up into the 8way Open Class competition in 1998. Perris owner Melanie Conatser had launched the project and was a team member of the original lineup (Melanie Conatser, Jackie Dineen, Doro... (more)
Did you know that VAF Warriors turned the table at the second Danish showdown with Airplay this year?
posted: May 12th, 2013 Denmark's annual season opener, the DFU Cup, brought six teams together this weekend under challenging weather conditions.
The event is usually a 10-round competition. Teams and meet management were struggling this year to complete six rounds in the AAA Class and five rounds in the A Class.
The challenging weather did not keep two teams in the AAA Class from continuing a battle for Denmark's top position in this category. VAF Warriors and Airplay used each of the six rounds trying to outscore each other after the first internal Danish battle at the World... (more)
Did you know that NMP-PCH Hayabusa is trying to win the new Paraclete XP Indoor and Outdoor double header in 2014?
posted: May 11th, 2013 The NSL News has brought the annual Shamrock Showdown to the online audience ever since the event was created in 2001. The current Skyleague.com website offers event information in the archives that goes back to the 2004 competition. The Shamrock Showdown became the Paraclete XP Outdoor Championship when Paraclete XP became the main event sponsor in 2012.
The annual Paraclete XP Indoor Championship has been a part of the NSL News event coverage since this event was created in 2008.
The indoor competition has been taking place in Raeford at the beginning of February, while the outdoor event... (more)
Did you know that Erica Gorski went from 1-on-1 to 4way last night at i FLY Orlando?
posted: May 10th, 2013 The New England group at SkyVenture New Hampshire was the first one to post new scores and videos for the month of May in the Indoor Cloud League. Brian Touhey, Jeff Atherton, Chris Civie and Beth Lahr York executed both sequences for the AAA (15) and the AA Class (14).
The Florida group followed up just a few days later at iFLY Orlando and posted scores in all six categories last night. The videos still need to be edited and will be uploaded shortly. The participating Indoor Cloud League groups now have time until the end of the month to... (more)