Did you know that the VAF Warriors won the national indoor championship a few weeks after re-selection?
posted: Oct 22nd, 2014 Denmark held the national indoor championships at the wind tunnel in Manchester, Great Britain, this year. The Danish national 4-way team, VAF Warriors, won without too much trouble a few weeks after they were selected once again as the country's national team for the 2015 season.
The competition was still tighter than ever for the VAF Warriors, as Airplay, with former Norwegian national 4-way competitor Kjetil Nordin, has moved within striking distance. The leaderboard shows that the challenger was able to keep up in five of the ten rounds and even outscored the national team in Round 3.
Did you know that France puts together the best of the best in 8-way?
posted: Oct 21st, 2014 The story of the potential "FS Sweep" opportunity for the US delegation in 2016 got another twist after a recent update from France.
National coach Jeremie Rollett, former French 4-way and 8-way world champion, told the Sun Path Products NSL News that he has finalized the lineups of his three national teams for the next two years, 4-way Open, 4-way Women and 8-way. He is not in charge for VFS 4-way where Philippe "Le Professeur" Schorno has the responsibility.
There are significant changes in the French delegation, and the Sun Path Products NSL News will begin with the situation in 8-way,... (more)
Did you know that NMP-PCH Hayabusa has a lot of experiences with new team members?
posted: Oct 20th, 2014 The Sun Path Products NSL News reported on 13 October 2014 that Roy Janssen is leaving NMP-PCH Hayabusa and followed up with more information on 16 October 2014. Roy Janssen mentioned that Hayabusa alternate Jeroen "Bob" Nollet will take the tail slot.
The changes in the lineups of the top teams in the world initiated a discussion of the potential for a new "FS Sweep" that Solly Willimas shared with the audience on 17... (more)
Did you know that Florida added four points to the Indoor Cloud League October account at iFLY Orlando?
posted: Oct 20th, 2014 The teams and competitors of the Florida Skydiving League had a busy week, which began with the latest FSL Tunnel Kicker at iFLY Orlando last Thursday and was concluded with the last outdoor competition on Saturday at Skydive City.
Goal at the FSL Tunnel Kicker was once again to add some scoring points to the October account of the Indoor Cloud League competition. At the same time, several participants used the opportunity to warm up for the outdoor competition on the weekend.
One of the two AAA and AA Class lineups (Teiwaz) at iFLY Orlando... (more)
Did you know that not everything was happy-happy-joy-joy in Prostejov?
posted: Oct 18th, 2014 The 4-way world has a new order. It was actually no big surprise that NMP-PCH Hayabusa won the gold medals, as many readers of Blue Skies Mag and Sun Path Products NSL News probably know. The Belgians were the top contender
in 4-way open, and they confirmed their position without any doubt.
It's the first time since 1985 that neither France nor the U.S. won the gold medals in 4-way open. It's also the first time that one of those two formation-skydiving powerhouses went home empty-handed; France (Volt'R) ended up in fourth place. The three Lemay brothers with Katie Woods won the first medals... (more)
Did you know that Solly Williams discussed the chances for a new FS Sweep in 2016?
posted: Oct 17th, 2014 The aftermath of the FAI World Championship of Formation Skydiving 2014 is obviously far from over, as topic after topic brings the event back to the attention of the Sun Path Products NSL News and the audience.
In fact, the coverage of this event actually never comes to an end. The World Championship of Formation Skydiving is the biggest and most relevant competition in the sport and always has more than enough topics to offer. The end of one world meet is only the beginning of a new 2-year cycle to the next one.