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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  • The Amazing Benefits of Adrenaline

    The Amazing Benefits of Adrenaline

    What's in a hormone? The universe, as a matter of fact. We'd like to give a special shout-out to one of our favorite ones for skydiving - a magical little beast called adrenaline. Here's all you ever wanted to know about your desire to embark on that tandem skydive.

    July 10, 2019
  • Skydiving to New Horizons

    Skydiving to New Horizons

    In January 2018, Matt McCarthy was still sort of terrified of skydiving. 6 months later he did his first tandem jump - and everything in his life changed. Read Matt's inspiring story about falling in love with the blue sky, the dropzone, and his new tribe.

    June 27, 2019
  • 5 WAYS SKYDIVING WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE

    5 WAYS SKYDIVING WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE

    Considering a tandem skydive? Wondering if skydiving can change your life? The answer is yes! Let us count the ways...

    May 14, 2019
  • What Parachute Types Are There?

    What Parachute Types Are There?

    Do you know what a parachute looks like? Guess what: There are tons of parachute types out there. Here's a rundown of parachutes of those fabric pieces that help skydivers find their way back to terra firma.

    April 25, 2019
  • Preparing For Your Skydiving Day With Us

    Preparing For Your Skydiving Day With Us

    Got a skydive on the books with LISC and looking for pro tips to get the most out of that epic day ahead of you? Here's all you need to know to prepare for your day with us!

    April 8, 2019
  • How To Overcome Your Fear of Heights? Try Skydiving!

    How To Overcome Your Fear of Heights? Try Skydiving!

    Are you afraid of heights? There are few fears as horrifying, hard to shake... or as common. And overcoming your fear of heights is no easy tasks. But may we suggest skydiving? Here are all the reasons why this just might be your ticket.

    March 18, 2019
  • Nervous About Skydiving? Here Are Our Top 6 Tips!

    Nervous About Skydiving? Here Are Our Top 6 Tips!

    If you are considering - or have already booked - that first skydive, you are probably feeling nervous about the unknowns. A big factor in getting yourself to the dropzone and into that airplane is to be well informed. Here are our top 6 Tips to making your day as relaxed as it can possibly be.

    March 18, 2019
  • What is Skysurfing?

    What is Skysurfing?

    As a sport, skysurfing it is an attempt to bridge the gap between the thrills of the sea and sky. It is also a skydiving discipline that experienced a meteoric rise in popularity in the '90s - and then slowly declined. Wanna know why? Read on...

    February 11, 2019
  • Is Skydiving For Me? 4 Things You Should Ask Yourself

    Is Skydiving For Me? 4 Things You Should Ask Yourself

    Skydiving isn't for everybody - and that's okay! It is, however, for significantly more people than most folks know, and that's a problem we're trying to fix for the good of the world. We've got answers to your top 4 questions before you book that first tandem jump.

    February 11, 2019
  • The Skinny on Naked Skydiving

    The Skinny on Naked Skydiving

    Believe it or not, naked skydiving been part (albeit a fringe part) of skydiving culture for as long as anyone can remember. Let's talk a little about naked skydiving: what the huck, why the huck, how the huck and more.

    January 16, 2019
  • Skydiving For Dummies: What You Need to Know

    Skydiving For Dummies: What You Need to Know

    Here is a well-known fact: you don't have to be a genius to make a skydive. But there are some basic bits of knowledge you'll need when it comes time to get ready for a tandem skydive.

    January 16, 2019
  • Why Skydive?

    Why Skydive?

    Why skydive? There are so many reasons. How about... Skydive because you've never had another experience like it - ever. Or... Skydive because you're bigger than what you're afraid of. Or... Skydive because the sky has been right there overhead all your life, but you've never really met.

    January 7, 2019

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