Posts Categorized: Skydiving

Skydiving Fundraiser Operation Enduring Warrior

Over the summer skydiving has served as something we just don’t see too often: a fundraiser. During a poor operation in Afghanistan, SPC Jesse Murphee and his airborne brigade were caught in an ambush that left him severely wounded. Multiple deaths on the operating table and countless surgeries, including amputation of both his legs, has… Read more

Skydiving Proposal Trips

Over the internet years the videos on proposals have been vast. But you just don’t see many people combining proposals for engagement with skydiving. At least you don’t hear about it all that much, but a recent video on someone jokingly dropping the ring while proposing in the air has led to plenty of other… Read more

This Spring, Brave the Extreme and Skydive

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Skydiving is certainly a sport for those who like to brave the extreme. When roller coasters and other thrill rides just aren’t enough, skydiving may just be the perfect choice. There’s nothing quite like dropping to the ground from thousands of feet in the air and getting the chance to hang from a parachute and… Read more

Big Names in Women’s Skydiving

Women only make up 20% of the skydiving community. But they certainly have made that percentage count. We’ve put together a list of some of the big names in women’s skydiving to celebrate Women’s History Month. The first female parachutist, Jean-Genevieve Garnerin, jumped on October 12, 1799 from a hot air balloon operated by her… Read more

You’re Never Too Old to Skydive

A healthy sense of adventure can develop at any age. Sometimes children who are overly cautious in their youth grow to seek out thrills like roller coasters and extreme sports later in life. Many people think that there’s a deadline to the excitement you could be having. However, as news reports around the country keep… Read more

Marriage Proposals While Skydiving

There are few experiences in this world that can get your heart racing like whipping through the air at high speeds, hurtling towards the Earth and then being held aloft by a parachute. Some liken it to other life events that can get your adrenaline pumping, like buying a home or proposing to a loved… Read more

Skydiving + Football = Pure Excitement

The NFL is a force in this nation, arguably the most popular and most watched sport in the country. Everyone has his or her favorite football team. Most men (and some women) have played a Madden videogame at some point in life. Let’s just say that the pigskin is a prominent part of the American… Read more

Let Your Skydiving Spirit Soar in 2014

2014 will be the year of skydiving. Mark our words… Next week, we will all be bringing in the New Year. Although we say it every year, 2013 was a crazy year, filled with ups and downs (for the bulk of us, there were more downs). Given economic troubles, people have had to put their… Read more