I take each jump one at a time, learn something and have a great time!

Archive for October 2008

Clean up your turns

October 31, 2008

Brian wrote an excellent article about controlling your turns under canopy similar to the way a coordinated turn works in a plane.  Look, Lean, Turn… Thanks Brian and dropzone…I’ve used the leaning before, but never together in a coordinated style.  I’ll test this out tomorrow during the Halloween Boogie at Skydive The Farm! Advertisements

Wind was a bit choppy

October 27, 2008

Saturday, October 25th, I drove out to Skydive The Farm with only a few hours to spare.  Said hello to some familiar faces for a short while before it was time for gear check. Jump #150 This jump was with Bruce, who is a very talented free flyer.  He decided to hold on to my […]

Skydiving after a brief break

October 19, 2008

It has been just over a month since I last skydived.  The time off was not planned, nor was I tired of skydiving.  It just happened that way.  I’ve spent four of the past six weekends camping.  I must admit, for reason or not, coming back and skydiving after taking some time off felt great! […]