Did you know that Dubai Asaar is still three points ahead of China?
posted: Oct 16th, 2013 The latest scores on the NSL leaderboard have arrived from Asia. China hosted this year's continental championship, which is called Asiana. Dubai's Formation Skydiving head coach and former Arizona Airspeed 4way and 8way world champion Craig Girard mentioned during the USPA Nationals 2013 that this event was coming up and that his Dubai Asaar Black lineup would compete in China.
Craig Girard now followed up with the scores, competition draw and additional information. He said that the competition jumps were made from... (more)
Did you know that the ISR Grand Prix 2013 has new record participation more than a month before Round 1?
posted: Oct 15th, 2013 There is still more than a month of time before the ISR Grand Prix 2013 begins in Roosendaal, and the event is already ahead of last year's record participation. 48 teams competed in 2012, and 50 teams are registered at this point in time. The number of teams is limited to a total of 60, and there are two more weeks until registration closes.
The last Sun Path Products NSL News update of the ISR Grand Prix 2013 on 21 September 2013 mentioned that... (more)
Did you know that the ZeBone 4way project started in 2005?
posted: Oct 14th, 2013 The Sun Path Products NSL News has not completed the coverage of the USPA Nationals 2013 yet. One of the many missing pieces is USPA's Advanced Class competition.
This category actually applies exactly the same FAI/IPC rules and dive pool for the Open Class and still has its separate leaderboard. Teams can choose which category they want to sign up for, except for the reigning Advanced Class champions. The USPA Competition Manual defines the specifics:
"No team in the Advanced or Intermediate 4-Way Formation Skydiving... (more)
Did you know that BJ Worth expects the pinnacle of Kaleidoscope Dives this year?
posted: Oct 13th, 2013 The first preview of this year's Kaleidoscope Dives at SkyQuest 2013 introduced the new FAI/IPC rules for bigway world records on 23 September 2013.
The next SkyQuest update on 4 October 2013 included the dive design that World Team founder BJ Worth created for this year's event in November.
The registration is in full swing, and bigway experts from all over the planet will once again travel to DeLand. BJ Worth... (more)
Did you know that Arizona Airspeed is getting closer to NMP-PCH Hayabusa?
posted: Oct 12th, 2013 The Sun Path Products NSL News mentioned during the previews of the USPA Nationals 2013 that the focus of the 4way world, especially in Belgium (NMP-PCH Hayabusa), Russia (Barkli), Canada (Evolution) and France, will be on the Arizona Airspeed scores.
The two top contenders at the Mondial Dubai 2012 never met each other this year in direct competition, which is very unusual. Only the scores at the different meets allow speculation on where... (more)
Did you know that there was also traffic from the United Kingdom to Ireland this year?
posted: Oct 11th, 2013 The Sun Path Products NSL News has covered a few times this year how teams from Ireland and Northern Ireland crossed the Irish Sea to compete at meets in the United Kingdom, including the World Challenge indoor competition at Bodyflight Bedford.
Fly Wild from Northern Ireland even won the Rookie Class competition at the UK Nationals, as the story on 5 September 2013 reported. Teams from Ireland competed in each of the four categories at the World Challenge... (more)