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What would a skydiver's life be without all those great boogies and meets around the world? Let us show you the special ones every month and some great Drop Zones around the world.
   [Updated: May 24, 2000]                 Page 2 - For more boogies see Page 1 and Page 3

NEW ! >>> Three King Airs are now confirmed for the weekend of June 3rd and 4th at Skydive Palatka in Florida. They also will have three or four C-182 jump planes on hand. Two and three King Air formation loads will be organized for all interested. As always, Quality Load Organizing and Coaching is free.
Their facilities include covered, capeted packing; modern air conditioned gear store, manifest, lounge with Satellite TV; large, clean restrooms and showers; free camping or bunking; huge airport, landing area adjacent to dz, new pea gravel pit. There will be night jumps (including Cessna formation loads and CReW dives) Friday night May 19.


NEW ! >>> Skydive Express York in Western Australia will held a Boogie Saturday June 3, 2000 to Monday June 5, 2000. There will an 8-way competition. A Caravan and a Porter will be flying. Formation loads are also available to make 20 to 26 ways possible.


NEW ! >>> There will be CASA Boogie June 2-4, at Adventure Skydiving in Rome, Georgia. Plenty of camping space, nice facilites, showers, airconditioned indoor carpeted packing and fun friendly skydiver- type people. Who knows what kind of records they might put together this time! Dinner Saturday night, featuring "Hot wings and the Hooter girls"! The Parrot Heads are threatening to show up, so late night runway entertainment is in the bag. Sunset hoop jumps a tradition there. Lets see if they can't set a new GA state Pops record this time! For more information email for info


Skydive Delmarva in Laural, Delaware is hosting a June Fest Boogie, June 8-11. FS/RW organizing by Former Golden Knight Team Members, additional organizing by Bobby Cannon, The Kunkowski's, Bill Spangler, Martin Evans and others. Freefly organizing by MonkeyClaw Freefly Team members. Level 8 coaching program & Skydive U by Bobby Cannon & Friends. Friday night acoustic entertainment. Saturday night, band, booze & food. Jumptickets and regular rates - $15 registration. There will be also "PD Free For All", June 17-18. Organizers & coaches for all skill levels. Demo equipment & much more.


The First Annual Hillbilly Boogie will be held at Freefall Express Skydiving, Mount Vernon, Missouri, June 9-11. Tickets are $99 all the jumps you can make with one rig from the Grand Caravan Saturday and Sunday. $12 jumps on Friday. Load organizing and tandem specials. Friday Night there will be a ham and bean supper (The pilot is going to hate this Saturday.) Saturday Night, BBQ, beer, live band, & gear auction (new container & discount coupons on gear).


Join the fun at Central Michigan Skydiver in Michigan for their 1st Annual Cessna Boogie on May 12-14. Jump out of a whole bunch of Cessnas 206's and 182's! Formation loads, great jumps, and beer (after the jumpings' over, of course). Central Michigan Skydivers is located at the Mt. Pleasant Municipal Airport, Mt. Pleasant, MI. Camping on airport is available. Minutes from hotels. Indoor heated/air conditionad packing area. For more information call 517-773-8858.


There will be a Spring Boogie at Skydive Monroe in Georgia with two CASAs, May 19-21. Roger Ponce will be organizing 50 to 60 ways. Carol Clay will be organizing women's jumps. Tom Balzer, Jimmy Tranter & Joey Costa of team wicked liquid will be organizing free fliers.


"Them ToadSuckers" announce the World Universal Spring CRW Boogie & ToadSuckathon to be held at Skydive City in Zephyrhills, Florida, over the Memorial Day weekend, May 26-28.


Visit Snake River Skydiving in Star, Idaho for their "Kick-Off" Boogie on May 13-14. They'll be hosting the Northwest Super Otter from Kapowsin, Washington, and it should be a great weekend. Check out their web site for more information.


Those of you in the TN, GA, AL, MS, KY area that are looking for balloon jumps will have that opportunity at the Starvin' Marvin's Boogie at Skydive Tennessee in McMinnville, May 19-21 along with Mullin's King Air, a Skyvan, and possibly a helicopter.


Oklahoma Skydiving Center Cushing, Oklahoma, is having a Freefly Boogie June 17-18. They will have a CASA out for this one as well as contests and prizes. For more information check out their web site.

For Boogies in Europe see the German edition of "skyXtreme"
or the worldwide calendar on Skydive World.

Boogies in America - May 2000
Date Event Club/Drop Zone Homepage
05.05. - 07.05. Cinco de Mayo Boogie Perris Valley Skydiving
California, USA
05.05. - 07.05. King Air Kickoff Weekend Sky Knights
East Troy, Wisconsin, USA
05.05. - 07.05. Cinco de Mayo Boogie Skydive Elsinore
Elsinore, California, USA
12.05. - 14.05. CASA Weekend Skydive Illinois
Morris, Illinois, USA
13.05. -14.05. Grand Caravan Weekend Skydive Iowa
Brooklyn, Iowa, USA
13.05. - 14.05. Kick-Off Boogie Snake River Skydiving
Bois, Idaho, USA
19.05. - 21.05. Two Casa Weekend Skydive Monroe
Georgia, USA
19.05. - 21.05. King Air Boogie Skydive Tennessee
McMinnville, Tennessee, USA
20.05. - 21.05. Virginia Parachute
Council Meet
Skydive Orange
Virginia, USA
26.05. - 29.05. Monkey Claw Freefly Jam Skydive Cross Keys
Williamstown, New Jersey, USA
26.05. - 29.05. Memorial Day Boogie Skydive The Point
Westpoint, Virginia, USA
26.05. - 29.05. Memorial Day Monkey Man Boogie The Ranch Parachute Club
Gardiner, New York, USA
26.05. - 29.05. Memorial Day Boogie Skydive Chicago
Ottawa, Illinois, USA
26.05. - 29.05. Memorial Day Boogie Skydive Illinois
Morris, Illinois, USA
27.05. - 29.05. Freefly Boogie Skydive Skydance Davis
California, USA
27.05. - 29.05. Rockethaed Boogie Chicagoland Skydiving
Aurora, Illinois, USA
27.05. - 29.05. Memorial Day Blast World Skydiving Center
Lake Wales, Florida, USA
27.05. - 28.05. Turbine Madness Boogie Skydive Arizona
Eloy, Arizona, USA
27.05. - 28.05. High Altitude Jumps Skydiving Center
Marana, Arizona, USA
27.05. - 29.05. Memorial Day Boogie Perris Valley Skydiving
California, USA
27.05. - 29.05. Memorial Day Caravan Boogie AerOhio Skydiving Center
Rittman, Ohio, USA
28.05. - 31.05. The Spring Fling Boogie Skydive Sebastian
Florida, USA

Boogies worldwide - May/June 2000
Date Event Club/Drop Zone Homepage
03.06. - 05.06. Caravan Boogie Skydive Express York
York, WA, Australia

For Boogies in Europe see the German edition of "skyXtreme"
or the worldwide calendar on Skydive World.

For more boogies see Page 1 and Page 3

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