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....
  • 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....
  • 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
    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....
  • 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....
  • 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....
  • 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....
  • Drop Zone
    For skydivers and parachutists, a drop zone is where you learned how to jump out of an airplane voluntarily, float some 10,000 feet to the ground, and land safely. If you're anyone else, a drop zone i....
  • Extreme Skydiving Video
    If you've taken up skydiving, it's very likely that extreme skydiving video will be your next hobby. You're proficient and you have close to 500 jumps under your belt. Your next move is turning your p....
  • Sky Surfing
    First there was surfboarding at the beach, known as surfing. Then came skateboarding on pavement. Then came snowboarding on the ski slopes. Now we have skyboarding, or sky surfing. One is bound only t....