Did you know that the Qatar Tigers keep moving up the leaderboards?
posted: Apr 18th, 2014 The Sun Path Products NSL News covered the traditional amateur duel between Thunder ISR and SportLotto with the story on 14 April 2014. Gavroches from France was also brought into the "amateur equation" after the World Challenge 2014.
The same story also mentioned that the situation right behind the best "amateur teams" on the leaderboard was also very interesting. The Qatar Tigers are a full time national team and don't qualify for the unofficial... (more)
Did you know that Aaron had complete Faith in his Bahrein Army team?
posted: Apr 17th, 2014 Aaron Faith attended his last competition with Satori at the Mondial Dubai 2012. He was serving in the British military before he moved to Bahrein to run his own coaching operation. Satori continued with a reduced training and competition schedule, and Steve Hamilton filled the open slot to win the UK Nationals 2013.
Satori's former Tail had connected with the military forces in Bahrein during his own service time and began coaching 4way there, while Satori continued with the Satori Academy project in the United Kingdom. Aaron Faith recently came back to his homeland, and he brought a team from... (more)
Did you know that SDC Rhythm XP can win USPA medals this year?
posted: Apr 16th, 2014 SDC Rhythm XP moved up into the AAA/Open Class competition at the USPA Nationals 2009. Team founders JaNette and Steve Lefkowitz had won the USPA gold medals in the AAA/Advanced Class with Laurent Beaudouin and Brian Ball in 2008 and placed 6th with Rob Radez for Brian Ball a year later at their first national championships in the Open Class.
Thiago Gomes replaced Laurent Beaudouin in 2010, and the new lineup took the 5th place at the USPA Nationals 2010 (20.5) and the 4th place in 2011 with a 21.5 average. Rhythm skipped the USPA bronze medal position after Chris Farina joined the team in 2012... (more)
Did you know that Cool Runnings is aiming at Whooops numbers?
posted: Apr 15th, 2014 The Sun Path Products NSL News has followed the Dutch 4way team Cool Runnings for a long time - from the first meets in the Rookie Class to the national championships of the Netherlands in the AAA Class.
The team dream story continues, as Cool Runnings will compete for the Netherlands at this year's World Championship of Formation Skydiving. The update on 22 December 2013 broke the news that Cool Runnings became the Dutch national 4way team when NRG and Whooops decided to retire from 4way competition after placing ahead of Cool... (more)
Did you know that SportLoto edged out Thunder ISR by two points at the World Challenge 2014?
posted: Apr 14th, 2014 The 4way Open Class duel between Thunder ISR and SportLoto from Russia has been going on since 2011, and the Sun Path Products NSL News has paid attention to it with several stories over the years. This duel has also been a part of the race to claim the unofficial title of the best amateur team in the world.
The World Challenge 2014 featured the Thunder/SportLoto battle for the fourth time, and the Russian team won three of the indoor showdowns at Bodyflight Bedford. Thunder won at the World Challenge 2012 when SportLoto... (more)
Did you know that six different lineups scored Indoor Cloud League points for iFLY Orlando last week?
posted: Apr 13th, 2014 It was time again last week for the teams and competitors of the Florida Skydiving League to meet at iFLY Orlando for the first part of April's Indoor Cloud League competition.
The Florida group usually meets two times per month for a training night at iFLY Orlando. The first meeting has the main purpose of working on individual and team skills and getting familiar with the six sequences of the month. The second meeting later each month has a more competitive nature.
The first scores that iFLY Orlando has posted were generated by six different... (more)