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2017 | Skydiving Information
- How Was Skydiving Invented?
» September 26, 2017
Ever wondered how people started jumping out of planes? Here we explore the history of skydiving, who invented it and the first successful parachute jump.
- Is Skydiving for You?
» September 1, 2017
Thinking about jumping out of a plane for the first time? We know how you feel. We were once in your pensive shoes daydreaming about experiencing flight.
- What Makes a Good Skydiving Instructor?
» August 7, 2017
Choosing gold-star skydiving instructors seems like a no-brainer for us, because the person who guides you on the journey of your very first freefall experience can easily make or break the jump
- Why Skydivers Say Skydiving is Freedom
» August 1, 2017
Why do people skydive? Is it for an adrenaline rush or the novelty of jumping from a plane? For us, skydiving is much more than an experience, it's freedom.
- Is Couple Skydiving Possible?
» July 20, 2017
Skydiving couples are in no short supply on the world's dropzones, as love and freefall go hand-in-hand. If you're a first-timer planning a skydive for a date, however, the answer is a little more complicated.
- 3 Reasons Why Skydiving Will Make You Feel Alive
» July 11, 2017
While it's difficult to pinpoint exactly what it is about skydiving that makes us feel so alive -- we could probably write an entire book about it -- we've boiled it down to at least these first three.
- What If the Parachute Fails to Open on a Skydive?
» June 7, 2017
Every first-time jumper has stressed about this thought... what happens if the parachute fails to open on my skydive? It might not be as dire as you think.
- What Makes The Tandem Experience Comfortable?
» June 1, 2017
What goes into making the tandem skydiving experience more comfortable? Lots of things! Here's a list of what we do to grow your comfort zone in the sky.
- 5 Incredible Benefits of Adrenaline
» May 23, 2017
How does an adrenaline rush impact your health? Here we take a look at this powerful hormone and how it can positively benefit your body and brain.
- Why Is Skydiving So Popular?
» May 16, 2017
Skydiving is more popular now than ever before. The rise of social media and skydiving in films has contributed - but what makes this sport so popular?
- What Is a Skydive Landing Like?
» April 24, 2017
It's a common misconception that skydiving landings involve heavy impact. Learn more about the evolution of parachute landings and top skydive landing tips.
- How to Convince Your Mom Skydiving is Safe
» March 28, 2017
If the idea of jumping out of a perfectly good airplane makes you less nervous than the idea of telling your mom about it, don't worry: You're in good company.
- What’s The Best Time of Year to Go Skydiving
» February 28, 2017
Wondering when to book that first time skydiving experience? Here are our favorite season-to-season skydiving tips for the best time of year to skydive.
- How Dangerous is Tandem Skydiving?
» January 17, 2017
Since skydiving is so popular and accessible, asking about its safety is very fair. Considering how often we get asked the question, "how dangerous is tandem skydiving", it's clear that we should directly address this issue--and, ultimately, give hopeful jumpers a few insights about the risks and statistics involved.
- Why Is Skydiving So Addictive?
» January 17, 2017
Why is skydiving so powerful? If you've never done it, it may not make a lot of sense that folks are so bonkers for the sport. Let us try to explain.