Hope you had a great weekend, whatever you got up to!
Here’s you weekly round up of events happening at a DZ near you for your jumping pleasure!
Week commencing Monday 17th January
Belly Bash with Dawn and Chris is back at Skydive Ramblers on the weekend of the 21st January. Got your B Licence and not sure what to do next? Bored of the same old jumps? Or looking to fine tune your FS skills? Then get involved with this all-abilities event celebrating the fine art of belly jumping.
Further South, Commandos are having a belated Christmas Party on Saturday 21st. Dress up theme is Christmas, the club will hand out their annual awards there will even be a game of Bad Secret Santa to keep you going. Heaps of fun!
Week commencing 23rd January
Woot Woot! Long weekend ahead and there a few events planned to help you make the most of it.
First up, one for the swoopers. Sydney Skydivers will be hosting the next instalment of Pond Froth from 26th to 28th January. All Beef are doing the day tapes and expect a heap of awesome pond action at Picton. Even if you’re not jumping it’ll be worth heading down just to watch the guys and gals in action.
Next up, the legends at Skydive Port Macquarie are bringing back the helicopter 😊. That’s right it’s Smorgasbord 3.0 from the 27th to 29th January. So lock up your grannies, hide the donkeys and get working on those ab crunches for some heli-hang goodness. It’s going to be epic!
But if you fancy something a little more casual, I’m organising a pretty chill four day Blue Skies Long Weekender at Skydive Oz from 26th to 29th January. Definitely not a boogie, just good times with some epic load organisers to keep you entertained!
Over in SA, Simon Colmer will be Canopy Coaching at SA Skydiving on the 28th and 29th January. It’s a great opportunity to learn from one of the best so head on over to event and register now!
Week Commencing 30th January
Back up to Queensland and Skydive Ramblers will be hosting the January instalment of Learning Curve from 30th January to 3rd February. It’s a great opportunity to improve all aspect of your skydiving so hop on over to the registration page and get all the details 😊
Dovetailing with Learning Curve Skydive Rambler will also be hosting a Beginners Canopy Course on 2nd and 3rd February.
If wingsuiting is more your thing then Chemtrails is back at Skydive Nagambie on 4th and 5th February featuring special guest star / legend / all-round good sort, Woody. Regular coaches Fiona Jansen and Ausie Brian will also be on hand to help with all your wingsuit progression needs!
Week Commencing 6th February
Jumping across to WA now to Hillman Farm who will be hosting SheepFest 2023 from the 9th to the 12th of February. Thursday to Saturday will be jumping with the local coaches with an in hop into Darken Sheep Fest on the Saturday. ABC Backroads will be covering the event so its an awesome opportunity to raise the profile of the club and WA skydiving.
That’s your lot!
For a complete list of events that I know about jump over to the Events page and check them out.