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There are always special events on the drop zones world wide. We'll try to figure them out for you and post them here. We also like to publish your stories and impressions of events, you just have to write them down and send them to us. Check back often, we'll update this page whenever we get the news.
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|AFF Certification Course at Skydive Delmarva|
October 6-14, 2001
Skydive Delmarva is hosting an AFF Certification Course on October 6-14, 2001. Rick Horn will be the course director. For registration and inquiries please email Rick Horn a firstname.lastname@example.org.
There will be a pre-course, dates to be confirmed. Please contact the dropzone as soon as possible to confirm interest in the pre-course and receive confirmation of dates, costs etc.
Skydive Delmarva has camping facilities and hot showers available as well as RV electric hook-ups. Hotels in the area include the Marathon Inn: (302) 875-1554, Best Western: (302) 629-8385, and the Holiday Inn: (302) 629-2000. Jump ticket prices are $18 per jump. We will be utilizing the Twin Otter and the King Air for the course and pre-course.
Those interested in having their Pre-Course and/or Certification Course jumps on video please contact our video concessionaires Martin Evans/Tracey Eckersley of Sky-Eye Skydiving Services. Check them out at www.skyeyeskydiving.com or email them at email@example.com. In order to allow them to best facilitate this service for you, please state whether you intend to have all your jumps filmed or just an occasional one or two. For more information about our facilities, please check out our website at www.skydivedelmarva.com or call 888-875-3540.
|POPS Sequential Record Attempts|
September 1-3, 2001
The Ranch at Gardiner, New York, is putting together a hot 30-way POPS sequential record group September 1-3. If you are a fast skydiver, live in NY, NJ, PA, CT or the surrounding areas and are a POP and big way qualified, send an email to Guy Wright at Blskyguy@aol.com with your qualifications. This event is for the New York state and the Ranch record. They also are seriously thinking of going for the world record POPS sequential if they get the right people. For more information check out the Ranch's website.
|Demo Camp with the Golden Knights|
October 2-4, 2001
For the first time ever, the Golden Knights are holding a civilian Demo Camp. This will take place October 2-4 at Skydive Cross Keys. Registration is limited. A "D" license is required. The camp will consist of workshops with the Golden Knights and the FAA. You will cover setting up an entertaining demo, and special rigging for flags and smoke. The camp also includes 10 jumps in order to obtain your Pro Rating, 2 flag jumps, and 1 mock demo into a stadium with the Golden Knights.
The Knights are not accepting payment for the camp, so the total cost for workshops and jumps is $200, including the $25 registration fee that will be donated to the Monroe Township Ambulance Corps. For more information and the registration form, please contact Liz at Liz@Freefalladventures.com.
|Skydive University Coach Course|
September 13-16, 2001
A Skydive University Coach Course is schedule for September 13-16, 2001 at The Ranch in Gardiner, NY. Anyone interested can contact Skydive U's main campus in Sebastian for details and registration at 561 581-0100. All Ranch staff members can get 75% off the course cost.
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