Skydiving

  • Parachutes
    A parachute enables a person to execute a controlled fall from a tremendous height and to do so in relative safety. The parachute does this by creating drag and thereby slowing the person's descent. T....
  • Sky Diving Information
    You've heard about sky diving, then, and your interest in piqued--your next step is to find sky diving information. Several of your friends have gotten hooked on the sport. How do you start sorting ou....
  • Extreme Sky Diving
    Extreme sky diving comes only long after your first sky diving jump. You can see what it consists of on a regular basis--advertising campaigns often use extreme sky diving as a motif. The photographs ....
  • Sky Diving Clubs
    Sky diving clubs are organizations. Sky diving drop zones are facilities. In sky diving clubs, you establish ties and camaraderie with other sky divers, or parachutists, if you will. Drop zones are wh....
  • Tandem Skydiving Information
    Tandem skydiving information leads in one of two directions. One is learning skydiving. The other is advanced skydiving techniques. Which you take is up to you. You're new to the sport and think you m....
  • Skydiving Schools
    Skydiving schools could be for you if you wonder about the blue sky, the rush, and the 50-second/10,000-foot drop that come after you jump out of the airplane with a parachute on your back. Do you rem....
  • Extreme Skydiving Landings
    In extreme skydiving, landings are just as important, if not more so, as maneuvers during freefall and canopy descent. They are also all related. There are two types of landings in skydiving: classica....
  • Skydiving
    Skydiving is jumping out of an airplane with a parachute on your back and landing safely on the ground after an exhilarating rush. The time between exiting the airplane and opening the parachute is ca....
  • Skydiving In Philadelphia
    Most people interested in skydiving in Philadelphia nowadays probably won't know the actor and comedian W.C. Fields. Fields didn't think much of Philadelphia. He would probably advocate skydiving in P....
  • Parachuting
    There is essentially no difference between parachuting and skydiving. In both sports, you have what some consider an absurd love of heights. In both, parachuting and skydiving you go up in an airplane....