Skydiving Articles

Skydiving Articles

Are you thinking of skydiving, but aren't sure? Allow our resident experts to share their thoughts with you in our collection of skydiving articles focusing on different aspects of the sport.

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  • Is A Parachute Easy To Steer?

    Is A Parachute Easy To Steer?

    Modern parachutes are much easier to steer than their old school equivalents. But are they easy to steer? Find out more here.

    May 12, 2017
  • The Most Scenic Places To Skydive in the USA

    The Most Scenic Places To Skydive in the USA

    Making a skydive is life changing. Making a skydive with an extraordinary view... awe-inspiring. Seeing the beauty of this world from 10,000 feet gives perspective and gratitude for the world we live in. There are hundreds of skydiving centers located around the United States and we've jumped at the majority of them! We got together made our list of the most scenic skydives in the USA.

    May 6, 2017
  • Dressing for Success: What to Wear During Your Skydive

    Dressing for Success: What to Wear During Your Skydive

    The key to knowing what to wear on a skydive is understanding that skydiving is a sport. From there, the logic is pretty evident. Here are our best tips for successful dressing on a skydive.

    April 24, 2017
  • Why A Fear of Heights Means Nothing in Skydiving

    Why A Fear of Heights Means Nothing in Skydiving

    A fear of heights shouldn't put you off skydiving! In fact, many skydivers are scared of heights... find out more here.

    March 28, 2017
  • What Skydiving Feels Like

    What Skydiving Feels Like

    What does it feel like to jump out of an airplane? It's unlike anything you've ever done before. Find out more here./skydive-nyc-contact/

    March 28, 2017
  • How Old Do You Have To Be To Go Skydiving?

    How Old Do You Have To Be To Go Skydiving?

    Skydiving is an exciting sport at any age! Here in the US, you need to be 18 to jump. Find out more here.

    February 21, 2017
  • What's the Weight Limit For Skydiving?

    What's the Weight Limit For Skydiving?

    The skydiving weight limit for tandem students at the Long Island Skydiving Center is about hard numbers and our dropzone's steel-clad emphasis on safety. Here's the true facts in black and white.

    February 10, 2017
  • 4 Secret Skydiving Facts

    4 Secret Skydiving Facts

    Did you know that skydiving has a few secrets? One of the coolest things about the sport is that there's so much more to skydiving than...

    January 23, 2017
  • Skydiving is Not Just for Crazy People

    Skydiving is Not Just for Crazy People

    Thinking that skydivers must be crazy is certainly understandable, if you've never done a skydive before. It's super-likely--thanks to Hollywood's dedicated misinterpretation of our sport--that you don't have a solid idea of how skydiving actually feels. But read on to learn who shouldn't skydive...

    January 11, 2017

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