Category Archives: skydiving

Creatures of Currumbin

The WPC was well planned and organised, so although we did encounter some bad weather, all the competitions were completed.  A plethora of Nationals, some Continental and a World record were broken with very close races in 4-way Formation Skydiving

Creatures of Currumbin

The WPC was well planned and organised, so although we did encounter some bad weather, all the competitions were completed.  A plethora of Nationals, some Continental and a World record were broken with very close races in 4-way Formation Skydiving

Soggy Sydney

There’s a saying in skydiving that if you want to make it rain in a desert, organise a skydiving competition and the weather is bound to turn preventing the competition from completing.  And, true to form, as the World Parachuting

Soggy Sydney

There’s a saying in skydiving that if you want to make it rain in a desert, organise a skydiving competition and the weather is bound to turn preventing the competition from completing.  And, true to form, as the World Parachuting

Beside the door

I started noticing images of holy figures beside the doors in Sliema when I was photographing the Gallarijas and how they are held up. Even the door to the utility shed at the beach towards St Julien had one.  I assume

Beside the door

I started noticing images of holy figures beside the doors in Sliema when I was photographing the Gallarijas and how they are held up. Even the door to the utility shed at the beach towards St Julien had one.  I assume

Falling in Flanders

Over the long weekend at the end of May, I travelled to Belgium for another skydiving training camp, this time with my Canopy Formation team.  This is a small section of the overall sport and we were very pleased that

Falling in Flanders

Over the long weekend at the end of May, I travelled to Belgium for another skydiving training camp, this time with my Canopy Formation team.  This is a small section of the overall sport and we were very pleased that

European Parachute Championships and World Cups

The objective of this journey was to travel to the European Parachute Championships and World Cups held at Teuge, Netherlands. The disciplines taking part in these competitions were: Speedskydiving – a jumper’s fastest average speed over a vertical kilometre measured by electronic devices

European Parachute Championships and World Cups

The objective of this journey was to travel to the European Parachute Championships and World Cups held at Teuge, Netherlands. The disciplines taking part in these competitions were: Speedskydiving – a jumper’s fastest average speed over a vertical kilometre measured by electronic devices

Looking up at dinner

As part of the competition, all competitors, organisers and judges were invited to attend a gala dinner outside the Burj Khalifa. The food was amazing, however couldn’t quite live up to the view we had up the building.   The

Looking up at dinner

As part of the competition, all competitors, organisers and judges were invited to attend a gala dinner outside the Burj Khalifa. The food was amazing, however couldn’t quite live up to the view we had up the building.   The

Spirit of the Union

For the last 43 years the United Arab Emirates have celebrated National Day on 2 December.  DIPC is scheduled over the National Day bank holiday to be an additional attraction for everyone celebrating the Spirit of the Union.  We had

Spirit of the Union

For the last 43 years the United Arab Emirates have celebrated National Day on 2 December.  DIPC is scheduled over the National Day bank holiday to be an additional attraction for everyone celebrating the Spirit of the Union.  We had