Did you know that Evolution finished the Valentine's Meet with a new team record average?
posted: Feb 17th, 2014 The highest 10-round average for a team from Canada was posted at the world meet in Menzelinsk 2010. Michel Lemay and his three sons Martin, Vincent and Benoit (Daniel Paquette on camera) finished with a 24.0 average in 5th place. It was the second world meet for the complete family lineup after a 21.9 average in 6th place in Maubeuge 2008.
Evolution competed one more time with the same family lineup at the Mondial Dubai 2012 (23.6 - 4th) before father Michel Lemay gave his slot to Katie Woods, who has trained and competed with the Canadian national 4way team ever since.
It was not an easy... (more)
Did you know that 2014 is a rebuilding year for the Dubai Asaar delegation?
posted: Feb 12th, 2014 The recent TURNING POINTS topic for Blue Skies Mag ("Shifting Skydiving World") provided a coincidental transition to the next story. It is a part of the athletic side at Skydive Dubai that requires an update.
The United Arab Emirates will once again be represented by a Dubai Asaar lineup at the Paraclete XP Outdoor Championship 2014. It is the third time that Eliana Rodriguez and Craig Girard send their 4way competitors to DeLand.
The two former Arizona Airspeed members and world champions had their new competitors... (more)
Did you know that Arizona Airspeed has never lost the Shamrock Showdown/Paraclete XP Outdoor Championship?
posted: Feb 8th, 2014 The Sun Path Products NSL News recently posted the first overview of the teams who are registered early for the World Challenge 2014. It was another preview or review of indoor events that have taken place in the winter months or are coming up soon.
The drought of the outdoor coverage will soon be over, as the annual Valentine's Meet is once again the beginning of the 2014 competition season. Then the first major event, the Paraclete XP Outdoor... (more)
Did you know that Finland's Tigers are back with a 3-year plan?
posted: Jan 27th, 2014 The team name Tigers has recently become well known when the national 4way team from Qatar caught the attention of the Sun Path Products NSL News with an impressive performance at the 4th Dubai International Parachuting Championship 2013.
The Qatar Tigers have been around for several years, however, there are other Tigers who have been training and competing in 4way for a longer time period. The Tigers from Finland appeared on the NSL leaderboard for the first time in 2006 and have continued to post their scores ever... (more)
Did you know that Thomas Hughes commented the ten Airspeed indoor rounds live on NSL-TV?
posted: Jan 22nd, 2014 Arizona Airspeed's Center Outside Thomas Hughes was still on his way back home after competing at the Wind Games 2014 when the Sun Path Products NSL News connected with him during a layover in Frankfurt, Germany.
NMP-PCH Hayabusa's Tail, Roy Janssen, had provided his feedback on 18 January 2014, and it would be interesting to hear the meet story from the other side of the top competition.
Thomas Hughes was watching Martial Ferre's VELOCE.FR videos... (more)
Did you know that Thomas Hughes and Thiago Gomes connected seriously in 2008?
posted: Jan 19th, 2014 The new Arizona Airspeed lineup had a very challenging task ahead when training began for the 2013 season. NMP-PCH Hayabusa was far ahead when the Belgian team came back with the same lineup. Hayabusa was literally on the same scoring and performance level at the Mondial Dubai 2012.
Thomas Hughes and Mark Kirkby had invited Thiago Gomes and Chris Farina to fill the two open slots and then had to bring the new lineup back to the gold medal level of December 2012 for the starting point. It was the same starting point where... (more)