Posts Tagged: 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

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

Along the coast a bit

A little to the West of Faro is the town of Alvor.  It is a great holiday destination, with things to do so suit many interests.  The reason I travelled to Alvor was to do some skydiving at one of

Along the coast a bit

A little to the West of Faro is the town of Alvor.  It is a great holiday destination, with things to do so suit many interests.  The reason I travelled to Alvor was to do some skydiving at one of

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

Day and Night in Dubai

I had the idea for this kind of post on my first visit to Chicago in 2013.  Unfortunately my camera equipment at the time wasn’t up to the night shots.  This time I was able to take matching shots from

Day and Night in Dubai

I had the idea for this kind of post on my first visit to Chicago in 2013.  Unfortunately my camera equipment at the time wasn’t up to the night shots.  This time I was able to take matching shots from

Dipsy 5

I am currently in Dubai as one of the judges for the Dubai International Parachuting Championships – DIPC for short (often pronounced dipsy).  It is the fifth year of the championship hence DIPC5.  If you use the hashtag #DIPC5 on

Dipsy 5

I am currently in Dubai as one of the judges for the Dubai International Parachuting Championships – DIPC for short (often pronounced dipsy).  It is the fifth year of the championship hence DIPC5.  If you use the hashtag #DIPC5 on

What is Fashion?

Liz’s poem ‘Fashion Statement‘ presents images of many different kinds of fashion and made me ponder what fashion is for.  I have come to the conclusion that fashion is our outward presentation of what we are and who we belong

What is Fashion?

Liz’s poem ‘Fashion Statement‘ presents images of many different kinds of fashion and made me ponder what fashion is for.  I have come to the conclusion that fashion is our outward presentation of what we are and who we belong