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  • Skydiving Slang — The Language of Skydiving
    Jul 31

    Skydiving Slang — The Language of Skydiving

    The vocabulary of skydiving is very nuanced and goes far beyond the word "parachute." If you're interested in skydiving, prepare for a crash course in skydiving terms you've never heard about! Consider this your unofficial dictionary for skydiving terms.

  • What Does Terminal Velocity Mean In Skydiving?
    Jun 22

    What Does Terminal Velocity Mean In Skydiving?

    Terminal velocity means the top speed an object can achieve when it falls through the air, and skydivers can manipulate their body position to travel at the same speed.

  • How a parachute works and the design behind it
    May 29

    How a parachute works and the design behind it

    Parachute equipment is a rapidly developing field, one in which improvements are still consistently made today. The parachutes are made from a lightweight nylon material that has been chemically treated to be less porous, which allows less air to pass through the fabric and further increases the air resistance it creates.

  • Tandem Skydiving: Everything You Need To Know!
    Apr 27

    Tandem Skydiving: Everything You Need To Know!

    Everything you need to know about tandem skydiving.

    Adventurists: get ready for one of the greatest adventures on planet earth!

    Fearful moms: take a deep breath, this isn't as irresponsible as it may seem

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