Did you know that Russia is coming back to the 4way top level?
posted: Mar 3rd, 2013 The indoor competition at Freezone in Moscow was complete after eight rounds, and Sky Panthers Barkli turned the meet in time to remain undefeated in Russia since 2006.
It was still a very close race. SportLoto actually won more rounds than Barkli (3 - 2) but could not win enough points in those three rounds to overcome the two losses in Round 5 and Round 6 where Barkli had the strongest part of the meet.
It has not happened very often that Barkli lost a round to a Russian opponent. Three rounds within one meet is a new experience, and Barkli now knows that there is serious competition on... (more)
Did you know that an exciting Russian 2013 season has begun?
posted: Mar 2nd, 2013 The newest scores on the NSL leaderboard are coming from an indoor competition at Freezone in Moscow. Several of the team names are familiar, especially the two on the top of the leaderboard. SportLoto and Sky Panthers Barkli are engaged in a hot battle for the 1st place.
Both teams were covered by the NSL News this year. The story on 14 February 2013 broke the news that SportLoto and Thunder continue their race for the world's unofficial top spot in the amateur rankings this year. The story on 25... (more)
Did you know that the Northwest came back with vengeance at iFLY Seattle?
posted: Mar 1st, 2013 The Northwest Skydiving League at iFLY Seattle came back with vengeance after losing the January battle with the Florida Skydiving League at iFLY Orlando by one single point. In fact, the total score of 118 points for the February sequences is the highest results for the NWSL group so far, and it was enough to outscore Florida by nine points.
The scores at iFLY Orlando weren't bad either and would have been enough to beat the Northwest in all previous but two meets. The indoor game is tied now after the first two meets of the 2013 season. The next sequences for the month of March will be posted... (more)
Did you know that Aerokart meet videos feature the recent gold medal history in the female 4way event?
posted: Feb 28th, 2013 The NSL News reported the results of the Aerokart Indoor Championship 2013 with the stories on 23 February 2013 and 24 February 2013. The focus was mainly on the four top teams of the French indoor leaderboard.
The first story covered the new duel between the French 8way experts of Gavroches Maubeuge who have been fending off Thunder in 4way competition at several indoor meets. The same... (more)
Did you know that JaNette Lefkowitz announced the 2013 plans for the Midwest Skydiving League?
posted: Feb 27th, 2013 The NSL News provided a live update from the SDC Rhythm XP winter headquarters in Sebastian on 20 February 2013. The update included training videos and a live NSL Talk with the complete new lineup. Only team videographer Alex Bittner was not present.
JaNette Lefkowitz also explained in the interview what she was planning for the 2013 season of the Midwest Skydiving League. Former MWSL Director Alan Butt suggested last year that the SDC Rhythm XP members could probably add new features and more time to one of the oldest leagues... (more)
Did you know that the Irish teams get ready for the annual Bedford invasion?
posted: Feb 26th, 2013 Ireland will have at least five teams at the World Challenge 2013, which matches last year's number. Once again, UK's neighbor island has registered at least one team for each of the four Open Class categories and two teams have signed up for the A Class competition.
The Irish skydivers and competitors in Bedford are proud of the participation in the world's biggest international meet, as Celtic Air (AAA) member Ronan Whelan explained: "For a country with such a small skydiving population this is a great achievement."