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2014 | Skydiving News

Skydiving: What You Need to Know Before You Jump

» August 26, 2014

Before booking your skydive, there are a few things you should know in advance to enhance your experience.

Skydiving Myths Revealed

» August 18, 2014

Watch any news report about skydiving and you'll find that the majority of the facts are incorrect. There's a lot of misinformation out there, so we clear up some commonly held myths about skydiving in this week's article - Skydiving Myths Revealed

The Top 5 Skydiving Movies

» August 11, 2014

Rating the top five skydiving movies of all time is difficult - I mean how many movies focus on skydiving AND have great acting? We rest our case. Nevertheless, we've selected five movies whose popularity positively impacted the skydiving industry.

The Top 5 Things to Look for When Selecting a Skydiving Center

» August 1, 2014

There are lots of drop zones in the United States that offer skydiving, but no two drop zones are the same! There isn't a manual out there telling you what to look for when selecting a DZ for your skydive.... so we're here to share some insider knowledge!

The Top 5 Michigan Summer Adventures

» July 30, 2014

Maybe we're biased, but if you're an adventure lover or outdoor enthusiast, Michigan is THE place to be in the summer. With so many amazing activities to choose from, how can you possibly decide? No worries! We've got you covered. Here's our list of the top 5 Michigan Summer Adventures.

Top 10 Reasons to Skydive at Midwest Freefall

» July 29, 2014

Why would you skydive out of a perfectly good airplane? Good question! Actually, there's plenty of good reasons to skydive at Midwest Freefall, but let's start with the top ten.

Skydiver Lands World's Smallest Parachute

» April 5, 2014

Ever thought about jumping off the roof with your bedsheet as a parachute? Ernesto Gainza from Venezuela did it! See the footage here!

Did You Know?

» March 30, 2014

Did you know that Google founder, Sergey Brin is a skydiver?