Did you know that Arizona Airspeed has moved away from the field?
posted: Feb 2nd, 2013 Arizona Airspeed 's new lineup slowly and safely increases the distance to the rest of the field. SDC Rhythm XP managed to steal the first round, and USA CAN did the same in Round 6. That was all that the three 4way world champions with Chris Farina had to give away so far.
Rhythm, Just In Time and USA CAN have a great race going for the 2nd place. Rhythm and Just In Time were tied in 2nd place after Round 5, and the NSL TV camera captured both teams in Round 6 hoping for a tie breaker. It did not happen, and they eventually separated from each other in the next round, to the current advantage... (more)
Did you know that it's a very fast pace at the Paraclete XP Indoor Championship?
posted: Feb 2nd, 2013 The Paraclete XP Indoor Championship 2013 is in full swing, and it is very challenging to keep up with the action. The turnaround times at this wind tunnel competition are very short.
The fast pace is possible due to an extremely experienced judging panel. Kirk Verner, Brian "BK" Krause and Tim D'Annunzio are using stop watches and their very fast and sharp eyes to get the scores up and posted before the next round begins. They don't have much time since there is barely half an hour between the rounds.
The competition... (more)
Did you know that NSL-TV features New Hampshire's 10-round showdown?
posted: Jan 30th, 2013 The NSL News now wraps up the SkyVenture New Hampshire Indoor Fest 2013 with a few more videos of the event.
The AAA Class competition between Shmeland and Minimal Compliance was so exciting that it deserves the video review of all ten rounds. NSL Reality TV featured the first two rounds during the live coverage, and the judging videos of the last two rounds were added with the aftermath.
NSL-TV follows up with a new video that features the complete 10-round competition between the two top teams at SkyVenture New... (more)
Did you know that the field of teams for the World Challenge 2013 keeps growing?
posted: Jan 29th, 2013 Pre-registration for the World Challenge 2013, with the opportunity of saving Â£50, is still open for a few more days, while many teams prepare for the start of the Paraclete XP Indoor Championship 2013 this weekend. February 1 is the deadline for Bedford before the signup fee goes back up to Â£350 per team.
The field of currently registered teams for the biggest indoor 4way competition in the world is as exciting as it has been in the past... (more)
Did you know that new Rhythm member Mikhail Markine is an even younger skydiver than team mate Steve Lefkowitz?
posted: Jan 28th, 2013 The first bigger meet of the 2013 season is coming up this weekend, the Paraclete XP Indoor Championship 2013. The 4way fans will have the opportunity to check out the new Arizona Airspeed lineup, with special attention to Chris Farina in the Point slot.
SDC Rhythm XP is not competing with the full lineup, as Christy Frikken is not available at the season opener. XL member Brian Johnson is taking her slot in Raeford. However, new Rhythm member Mikhail Markine will fly the Tail slot for the first time in a competition... (more)
Did you know that 8way teams have three new blocks and one new random formation in the dive pool?
posted: Jan 27th, 2013 The NSL News reported from the Mondial Dubai 2012 on 22 December 2012 that Trude Sviggum, Chair of IPC's Formation Skydiving committee and Polaris member, had invited IPC delegates, judges and competitors to join the open discussion that traditionally follows every World Meet or World Cup.
Trude Sviggum had just won her third medal for Norway at a World Championship of Formation Skydiving (Silver with 14.4 in 2001 and with 16.2 in 2003, Bronze with 17.8... (more)