Category Archives: General Information

Latest News from Around the Web- Week Ending May 25, 2012

Spencer’s Big Leap of Faith

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Skydiver Gary Connery Makes History

From ProBASE: Here is the official ranking of the ProBASE Sapphire Showdown 2012, our Season opener!

Congrats to the winners and thanks to everyone for being there and making it such an awesome event and PARTY!! Click to visit their website for all the details.

(Spoiler Alert: Way to go Miles Daisher of Team Red Bull)

Thrill Jumping Should Be Safe/Opinion piece from The Chief Newspaper

This month is part 2 of Chris “Douggs” Mcdougall’s article in Blue Skies Magazine, ‘A Scumbag’s Guide to Adventure Living’.

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Now that I have your attention…

Arizona BASE jumper Matt Frohlich’s AntiGravity BASE instructional school is open for business. Check it out, right, here.

I have added to the pages section a Web Alert page.  I post daily any news that comes across my alert sheet regarding BASE.   It’s a place to get up on news and catalog a bit of history.

The Big Girls Don’t Cry project completed for Blue Skies Magazine is now available here on site.  Click on the page and then check out each “girl’s” article.

In the upcoming months I will be working with several female jumpers, all awesome for a variety of reasons on their stories.

If you haven’t checked out Blue Skies Magazine, give it a read.  They  welcome  your feedback as they continue to develop their magazine and grow their reader base with more photos and articles on BASE.  If you are attending the Skydiving Expo at Deland, be sure to stop and say hello to Kolla and Lara of Blue Skies.

A teaser video of a documentary on the legend Skier Shane McConkey.  The man knew how to outlive his life, such an inspiration.

A Happy Birthday to Blake Dimeff and Jeb Corliss this weekend.

If you haven’t purchased ‘Confessions of An Idiot’ then you are sadly missing out on one of the most entertaining books on life in the realm of BASE jumping by Aussie jumper Chris ‘douggs’ McDougall.  for outside the United States or order through our shoppe here on site for shipping to one of our fine 50 states.

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The World BASE Race is set for July 13- July 15 in Romsdaln, Norway.   If you have never heard of the WBR you can read an article I wrote on the first years competition here.

I will be at the race in person this year bringing you all the news I can scoop and dish from race results, to jumper interviews, to the who’s who of BASE.  Stay tuned for a fun filled challenging next six months.  Hope to see you at the race!

Skydive Expo in DeLand, Florida, April 3 – April 8, 2012.

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