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Weekend

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BCPA Nationals 2016 - Weekend

Date posted: 
14 Jul

The full force of the BCPA arrived at the weekend and with it some great skydivers and some great drinkers.

The weekend's theme was Disney. The party spectacular. 

The weather hampered the event somewhat but the jumping that happened looked great. 

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BCPA Nationals 2016 - Midweek

Date posted: 
06 Jul

Witht he hardcore arriving early, it was great to see so may jumpers keen to jump and with the best weather of the week early, the DZ took advantage of it. 

The belly gang rocked out. 

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Sunday 26th June - Bigwayfest

Date posted: 
26 Jun

A bold weekd for Hibaldstow as we tried to put large groups through small gaps in the weather but, hey it's what we're known for. 

Coops ran his bigway Freefly weekend working up a lather and his group from 14-way to multiplane in only a few days.

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Images by Ming Chu

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FS1 For Wendy Pugh

Date posted: 
28 Jun

Congratulations to Wendy Pugh who scored her FS1. 

She's worked hard with her coach Jack Davies, working from A-Licence to groups in a few weeks. 

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Saturday 25th June

Date posted: 
25 Jun

A few shots from Stu's group today. 

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The June Tunnel Camp

Date posted: 
22 Jun

A very busy night for the Foundry crew at Airkix. 

All mixed up, from AFF coaching to 6-way carnage. 

A few bumps, a few bruises, but a reet good time!

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Ally's-Birthday

Happy birthday to Ally and thanks for all the fun!

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The Birds

Date posted: 
13 Jun

A blow-out weekend for weather at Hibaldstow, but still, some flyers turn up. One such group are the Birds.

Their full name is a bit heavy for press, but let's take a look at them anyway.

Dawn, Dean, Kane and Andy are a strange bunch. With exception to four letter names, they don't have much in common. They are from all over the country, different ages, lifestyle, and very different attitudes to skydiving. But get them together on a monthly basis... well they just seem to work.

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Weekend 04-05th June 2016

Date posted: 
09 Jun

Another hottie!

Saturday was a slow start, but  when it broke the DZ wasa fury of energy and our fleet flew nonstop. Highlights this weekend include: 

John Andrew's 500 jump and 50th Birthday Party

A smart FS1 for Eric Valentanavics with Ant Hill. 

FF2 for Hannah Broughton. 

WS1 for Kane 'New Skool' Jackson

Sunday brought more good times, with a special focus on lower experience belly flyers as well as advanced freefly groups and wingsuit. 

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Formation Review April-May 2016

Date posted: 
08 Jun

Check out our latest video video from the Formation Foundry. 

Some of the best and worst of the last few months. 

Foundry Review April-May 2016 from Wingglider on Vimeo.

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Weekend 28-29th May

Date posted: 
01 Jun

The weather gods do seem to be smiling on us this year with another weekend of glorious sunny blues. 

No event this time round, just good old fashioned FS and FF walk up fun.

Stubert and Jakub on the gogo. A few shots. 

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