Rookiefest Training 2018 At Midwest Freefall - Week 3

Date Details: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 — 4:00 pm - Dusk

Join Coach Claire Greenshields on Wednesday, June 13th for Rookiefest Training 2018 at Midwest Freefall. Come pratice the dive flows for Rookiefest so you are prepared for the competition.

  • Free coaching and video
  • Learn useful skills to be a safe and competent jumper
  • Train to win!
  • Help represent Midwest Freefall at Rookiefest!!

What is Skydive Chicago's Annual Rookiefest? It's basicly the Nationals for beginning skydivers.Held at Skydive Chicago, this annual competition has some sweet prizes and awards for winners which include tunnel time and gear. This year, it will be held in late September. All rookie skydivers from any drop zone are welcome to participate in this 3-way scrambles style competition.


Rookie skydivers can participate in up to 2 Rookiefest Competitions, provided they neet either of these criteria:

Less than 200 total jumps OR Less than 2 years in the sport as a Rookie

I'm 63 and a jump was on my bucket list. Everyone at Midwest treated me like I was the Hope diamond. There are no words to describe the adventure of a tandem jump...

» Nancy Marzolino