Did you know that Paratec-Saar has a strong grip on the 6th place?
posted: Aug 28th, 2014 It was a cold and wet Thursday morning at the FAI World Championship of Formation Skydiving 2014 when the teams came to the drop zone for a 7 am take-off time.
It was very much worth the effort, as the skies have been blue, the runway dry enough and the competition exciting. The new NSL Reality TV video clip is trying to bring the early morning atmosphere across, while the final preparations were taking place.
Arizona Airspeed's Center Outside Thomas Hughes once again anchored parts of the show before he had to get... (more)
Did you know that the Bad Boys won the nationals and lost the world meet?
posted: Aug 17th, 2014 The results of the Czech Nationals 2014 came along with sad news for the host of the FAI World Championship of Formation Skydiving 2014 in Prostejov.
The good news for the Czech national 4-way team in the Open Class, Bad Boys, was defending last year's gold medals successfully last week. The bad news is the withdrawal from the upcoming world meet.
Jan Klapka said that Center Inside Vaclav Prokes is still trying to recover from a shoulder injury. He will not be back... (more)
Did you know that Ex3mo won the Italian Nationals 2014?
posted: Aug 10th, 2014 Another national team posted the last scores before the FAI World Championship of Formation Skydiving 2014 last week. The Italian national 4-way team Ex3mo won the national championships with a 17.4 average.
Ex3mo battled for the last slot in the finals at the Mondial Dubai 2012 and ended up a few points behind Satori in 7th place. It required a 20-average to get into the finals two years ago, and a 19-average to make the first cut after Round 8. Ex3mo then easily made even the second cut with an 18.4 average at the... (more)
Did you know that NSL-TV features the DeLand Norgies 2014 reunion?
posted: Aug 9th, 2014 The Sun Path Products NSL News reported the Norwegian Nationals on 4 August 2014, including the annual reunion of the DeLand Norgies and the battle for the top spot in the A Class. NSL-TV now follows up with eye candy for the weekend, the competition jumps of the DeLand Norgies at this year's national championships in Voss.
The lineup of the DeLand Norgies was identical with the one at last year's national championships, where Polaris member Sissel Maria Finnseth took the Tail slot for original Norgies member Carl-Erik Tuv.... (more)
Did you know that the British A Class teams skipped a jump-off round for 2nd place?
posted: Aug 8th, 2014 The British A Class teams were just as much jockeying for positions as all other British 4-way teams at the Hibaldstow Cup 2014, a month before the national championships. Last weekend's results promise the next exciting A Class showdown in September.
The A Class and Rookie Class winners at last year's Hibaldstow Cup, Tr4ck and Fly Wild, also won the gold medals at the national championships a few weeks later. This means that Kintama might have the best chances to win the national A Class competition this year.
Kintama's 13.2... (more)
Did you know that Equal Pay 4 Women edged out Phoenix by 0.09 seconds in a jump-off round?
posted: Aug 6th, 2014 It is about time for the story of the biggest drama at the Hibaldstow Cup 2014 last weekend.
Equal Pay 4 Women (EP4W) won the AA Class competition by 0.09 seconds over Phoenix in the jump-off round. It was the first time this year that the new tie-breaking rules had to be applied. The earlier completion of the very last formation within working time wins the meet after the rule change in 2013.
EP4W would have won the gold medals according to the previous tie-breaking rules, as well, with the highest score of the meet in Round... (more)