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Skydive Radio #242 03.06.2019 with Beau Riebe

Skydive Radio #242 03.06.2019 with Beau Riebe

From the mobile studio in Sebastian, FL Dave is joined by Stump, Rook Nelson, and Steve and Janette Lefkowitz. - Stump discusses his current health condition - Everyone knows how to tell their first jump story in great detail - Rant and Rave with Mike Gruwell discusses kill line functionality - Safety first with Brian Germain discusses exit order for new freeflyers - Pic of the Week - Jerry Gleim, Niklas Hemli, Michelle Karamon and Lori Bausch Eloy. Photo by Mike McGowan. - Feature Interview with Garnett and Beau Riebe - Many user topics
Show Duration: 01:29:47  File Size: 133,992,527 bytes

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Skydive Radio #241 10.07.2018 Garnett at PIA

Skydive Radio #241 10.07.2018 Garnett at PIA

From the home studio at Skydive Chicago, Dave and Stump are joined by Marcus Lucas and Rogers Stack - Stump discusses his current health challenges - 2018 Nationals discussed - Rigger Rant and Rave with Mike Gruwell discusses BOC maintenance - Using drones to find cutaways - Safety First with Brian Germain discusses Reserve/Main size ratios - Pic of the Week - Steve Gregor preparing to land at sunset over Skydiving Kiwis in New Zealand. Photo by Ben Luxton. - Feature interview with Garnett from PIA - Dropzone Halloween costumes with Moe Viletto
Show Duration: 01:43:06  File Size: 155,792,598 bytes

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Skydive Radio #240 08.29.2018 with Rook Nelson and Jason Russell on VWR

Skydive Radio #240 08.29.2018 with Rook Nelson and Jason Russell on VWR

From the home studio at Skydive Chicago, Dave is joined by Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz and special guest Shital Mahajan - Oshkosh - Summerfest - Rhythm Goings On - The Unique Jump Progression of Shital Mahajan - Voice message from DJ Robby Sweet. - Facebook Questions and Topics - Safety First with Brian Germain Discusses Pattern Entry - Pic of the Week - A head down jump during the 2017 X-FORCE Vertical Challenge in Eloy. Photo by Niklas Daniel. - Feature Interview with Rook Nelson and Jason Russell on the recent VWR attempts - More Facebook Questions and Topics - Rhythm 401 Revealed
Show Duration: 02:10:11  File Size: 187,729,783 bytes

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Skydive Radio #239 07.20.2018 with Laurie Cramer Clarke and Moe Viletto

Skydive Radio #239 07.20.2018 with Laurie Cramer Clarke and Moe Viletto

From the home studio at Skydive Chicago, Travis Mickle joins Dave and Stump. - Goings on - Sam Smith makes her first WS jump - RSUK prompted discussion on prejudice at the dz - Safety First with Brian Germain discusses equilibrium and spinning malfunctions - Pic of the Week - Josh Magill and Claire Greenshields do a ball jump over Puerto Rico. Photo by Simon Bones. - Feature Interview with Laurie Cramer Clarke - Feature Interview with Moe Viletto - Listener Email
Show Duration: 01:38:50  File Size: 142,672,330 bytes

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Skydive Radio #238 05.03.2018 with Kevin Gibson

Skydive Radio #238 05.03.2018 with Kevin Gibson

Steve Lefkowitz joins Dave and Stump in the mobile studio on the Saint Sebastian River. - Todays jump discussed - Packing...who needs it? - Update on Doug - Steve answers a question from some "other" podcast - Safety First with Brian Germain discusses spotting - Pic of the Week - Shawna Williams flying through a double rainbow over Skydive Kapowsin in Shelton, Washington. Photo by Pat Chapman - Feature interview from Gil Sharon with Kevin Gibson - Listener questions and topics
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Skydive Radio #237 04.13.2018 with Logan Donovan

Skydive Radio #237 04.13.2018 with Logan Donovan

Dave and Stump record from the winter studio in Sebastian, Fl. - Get Well Doug - Blue Skies Hits 100 Issues - Rigger Rant and Rave - 3 Ring Maintenance - Safety First with Brian Germain discusses long spot returns - Moe Viletto tells a story of a pilots first and only jump - Pic of the Week - Chris Goodell peeks out of his splashdown at a swoop competition at Skydive Sebastian. Photo by Alex Inglis. -Feature interview with Logan Donovan - Facebook Topics
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Skydive Radio #236 03.26.2018 with Richard McCooey

Skydive Radio #236 03.26.2018 with Richard McCooey

Dave and Stump record from the winter studio in Sebastian, Fl. - FLCPA Meet at Sebastian - You might be a newbie if... - Congrats Steve Gregor on 30 jumps for your 30th birthday - Safety First with Brian Germain discusses downsizing - Moe Viletto tells a story of a pilots first and only jump - Pic of the Week - Niklas Winter at line stretch. Photo by Conor Clarke - Garnett interviews Richard McCooey - Classic and not so classic skydiving movies
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Skydive Radio #235 02.21.2018 with Taneva Baker

Skydive Radio #235 02.21.2018 with Taneva Baker

Steve and Janette join Dave and Stump in the winter studio in Sebastian, Fl. - Catching up with the Lefkowi - Safety First with Brian Germain discusses Canopy Measurements - Pic of the Week - Stephany Dibble seriously focuses on her first WS jump with Robin Harris of Pyrobee School of Flight at Skydive City. It was her 202 jump. She started jumping to specifically do WS. Photo by Moe Viletto. - Feature Interview from the future with Taneva Baker on trying out for a world record - Listener Voicemail
Show Duration: 01:29:30  File Size: 129,217,854 bytes

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Skydive Radio #234 01.15.2018 with Moe Viletto

Skydive Radio #234 01.15.2018 with Moe Viletto

Dave and Stump record from the winter studio in Sebastian, Fl. - Merry Christmas and Happy Hollidays - Puerto Rico animal rescue trips - Invasion - Language Barriers in the loading area - You might be a newbie if...you have a USPA sticker on your car - Safety First with Brian Germain discusses jumpsuits - Pic of the Week - A Huey full of Santa's jump at Coco Beach, FL. Photo submitted by Bob Edmiston. - Feature interview with Moe Viletto discusses weather conditions - Gear insurance - Vertical Dreams series - Eclipse jumping
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Skydive Radio #233 10.11.2017 with Moe Viletto

Skydive Radio #233 10.11.2017 with Moe Viletto

Rook Nelson joins Dave and Stump in the home studio at Skydive Chicago. - US Nationals - Rookiefest - Military Barrel Jumps - Safety First with Brian Germain - Long Spots - Pic of the Week - Camera flying team “D-Squared” David Cherry (red) and David Wybenga (blue), flying over Skydive Arizona in Eloy. Photo by Niklas Daniel - Feature Interview with Moe Viletto on Rigging - Tip from Rob Kendall
Show Duration: 01:30:28  File Size: 87,203,629 bytes

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Skydive Radio #232 09.03.2017 with Travis Mickle and Moe Viletto

Skydive Radio #232 09.03.2017 with Travis Mickle and Moe Viletto

Wingsuit instructor and coach, Travis Mickle joins Dave and Stump in the home studio at Skydive Chicago. - New FS sequential world record set - New Illinois state wingsuit record set - Exit order and flight paths for movement groups - Skill vs Judgement - Another argument on the night jump requirement - You might be a newbie if… - Canopy right of way revisited - Nick “Broulette” manifest story - Safety First with Brian Germain on cutaway procedures - Pic of the Week - Dawn Hillebrandt cuts away from a wrap at the end of a CRW memorial ash dive for Nic Nichols. Photo by Michael “Chico” Tomaselli - Feature interview with Moe Viletto on living cheap for more jumps
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Show #231, July 15, 2017 - with Ed Scott on ATC Privatization

Show #231, July 15, 2017 - with Ed Scott on ATC Privatization

Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz join Dave and Stump in the home studio. - Mr Bill jumps - A little Snell on your slider - Vertical Suits turns 10 - 3rd Annual Freedom Freefall Event - You might be a newbie if….you turn on your GoPro to early - Another reason not to attach your seatbelt to your chest strap - Safety First with Brian Germain discusses aging reserves - Pic of the Week - Jumpers over Skydive Arizona complete an “80” formation to celebrate Ed Vanderpas’ (7 o’clock position in the 0) 80th birthday. Photo by Terry Schumacher. - Feature interview with USPA’s Ed Scott on ATC Privatization - Moe Viletto on learning to skydive by driving - James Dickson on Jump for Jaclyn fundraiser
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Show #230, April 5th, 2017 - with Jyro

Show #230, April 5th, 2017 - with Jyro

Pilot Phil, Jason Russel and Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz join Dave and Stump in the winter studio. - Stump and Phil discuss a very scary wrap they got in over Sebastian. - Panel discussion on Groupon and tandem only dropzones. - Tunnel meet winners - Safety First with Brian Germain discusses Line Trim. - Pic of the Week - Terry Gardner and friends over Skydive Arizona. Photo by John Lyman. - Feature Interview - Garnett interviews Jyro of Icarus Canopies. - History According to Moe….Just be happy part 2 - Steve’s observations on what you “should do” in skydiving. - Steve’s observations on “politics” in skydiving. - Listener email.
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Show #229, March 16th, 2017 - Raw Dawgs

Show #229, March 16th, 2017 - Raw Dawgs

Stumps joins Dork Club. Fist bumps in the cockpit. How presidential flight restrictions effect skydiving and other aviation business. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses water landings. Pic of the Week - Dylan Hemer rocks it out over an unknown 80’s hair metal boogie in an unknown location.  Photo by Unknown. New federal budget proposes privatizing ATC. Feature interview with Andy Draminski and Joe Thompson of the Raw Dawgs. Legal cloud jumping.
Show Duration: 01:42:37  File Size: 98,837,627 bytes

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Show #228, January 9th, 2017 - Melissa Lowe and Melanie Firth

Show #228, January 9th, 2017 - Melissa Lowe and Melanie Firth

Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz join Dave and Stump in the winter studio. World meet and US Nationals and Invasion discussed. Dave and Stump make a heli jump. Tips for coming back from a long layoff. History according to Moe discusses skydiving and happiness. Safety First with Brian German discusses large reserves in small containers. Pic of the Week - Hemlin’s Gremlins complete a Christmas Tree formation over Skydive Arizona. Photo by John Lyman. Feature Interview with Melissa Lowe and Melanie Firth on the recent women's 65 way freefly world record. Camera lesson from Rolf. Listener email.
Show Duration: 02:13:14  File Size: 97,969,558 bytes

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Show #227, November 24th, 2016 - Vlady Rincon

Show #227, November 24th, 2016 - Vlady Rincon

Happy Thanksgiving! Skydive Radio returns to sunny Sebastian, FL for the winter months and this year Stump is joining the party. The truth of the Disco Ball. Moe Viletto discusses his philosophy on skydiving injuries. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses recovering from the dreaded spinning line twist malfunction. Pic of the Week - Team EagleBear performs a sole-to-sole over Skydive Arizona during the 2016 USPA National Championships. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Feature interview with Vlady Rincon of Vertical Suits discusses jumpsuit manufacturing.
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Show #226, October 21st, 2016 - UPT Tour Part 2 with Bill Booth

Show #226, October 21st, 2016 - UPT Tour Part 2 with Bill Booth

Dave and Stump are joined in the home studio by Australian jumpers Gus Mitchinson and Brad Meiklejohn. Australia killed the unlimited pass. Disco ball bandits story. World Meet discussed. Rookiefest discussed. How do jump planes avoid jumpers on descent? Safety First with Brian Germain discusses cutting away helmets. Pic of the Week - An ash dive over Skydive Arizona for Ernest “Weird” Wayne Snyder D-6338. Photo by Mike McGowan. Feature Interview - UPT Tour Part 2 with Bill Booth. Bubble bowling and soccer champions. Rocket flies in the tunnel. Listener email.
Show Duration: 02:29:35  File Size: 108,193,577 bytes

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Show #225, September 15th, 2016 - The British Are Coming!

Show #225, September 15th, 2016 - The British Are Coming!

The Radio Skydive UK crew joins Dave and Stump in the home studio. RSUK impressions on Skydive Chicago. World meet discussed. Differences in UK vs US skydiving and other things. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses tunnel time vs jump numbers. Who would ever want to be a moderator on dropzone.com? Craig explains. Pic of the Week - Dave, Stump, Craig and Tash recording in the Skydive Radio home studio at Skydive Chicago. Photo by Sascha Stump. More general discussions and listener email.
Show Duration: 02:34:22  File Size: 111,581,179 bytes

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Show #224, August 31st, 2016 UPT Tour Part 1

Show #224, August 31st, 2016 UPT Tour Part 1

Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz join Dave and Stump in the home studio. JaNette discusses jumping with the Golden Knights and the Women’s Leadership Foundation project. Discussion on Luke Aikins jump into the net. New night head down world record set at SDC. Jumping through clouds in other countries. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses night jumps. Pic of the Week - Paul Doolittle jumps his Greatful Dead Storm over Skydive Carolina. Photo by Leah Doolittle. Feature interview tour of United Parachute Technologies part 1. John Kallend on wing suit record rules. Listener email.
Show Duration: 01:53:15  File Size: 81,752,820 bytes

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Show #223, July 29th, 2016 with Bill Morrissey Part 2

Show #223, July 29th, 2016 with Bill Morrissey Part 2

Tom DiNardo and Jamie Leibert join Dave and Stump in the home studio. Report from Stump on Redemption Boogie. Jamie discusses Just Care More and Jump Across America. Tips for going to your first boogie. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses jumping at a new DZ. Garnett learning series part 1. Pic of the Week - A 4-way flies over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Mike McGowan. Feature interview with Bill Morrissey part 2. History According to Moe discusses jumping where there is no DZ.
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Show #222, July 13th, 2016 with Bill Morrissey Part 1

Show #222, July 13th, 2016 with Bill Morrissey Part 1

Jason Russell and Tom DiNardo join Dave and Stump. UFO jump. Tom crashes his PPG. Hop and Pop’s with GoPro’s? The path to becoming a jump pilot. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses a recent malfunction Dave had and some of the possible mistakes that were made. Front risers or harness only for swooping? Should dropzones offer financial assistance for certification courses? Pic of the Week - Steve Gregor exits a balloon over Skydiving Kiwi’s of New Zealand. Photo by Ian Purvis. Feature interview - Bill Morrissey part 1. Hot fueling Twin Otters. Angle flying for the non freeflyer? Boogies and events you’ve not been to but would like to attend in the future.
Show Duration: 02:19:01  File Size: 58,720,632 bytes

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Show #221, June 29th, 2016 on Skydiving Safety

Show #221, June 29th, 2016 on Skydiving Safety

Rook Nelson and Steve Lefkowitz join Dave and Stump back in the home studio at Skydive Chicago. Dave does Team for a 1/2 Day with Rhythm. Stump has stupid risers. Rook discusses his first wing suit base jumps from a recent trip to Norway. Cypress changes maintenance requirement. Moe hits a wall and almost dies and he wasn’t even base jumping. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses object fixation and flat turns. Pic of the Week - A jumper swoops a frozen pond in Denmark. Photo by Timmi Thomsen. Steve answers a question about the mantis position and why it shouldn’t be your only tool. Feature interview from Garnett on safety in skydiving. Listener topics from email and Facebook.
Show Duration: 02:33:52  File Size: 55,772,149 bytes

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Show #220, April 13th, 2016 on Women's Leadership Course

Show #220, April 13th, 2016 on Women's Leadership Course

Special guest Moe Velitto joins Dave and Stump. Proximity flying in Europe and other catching up with Moe. Safety First with Brian Germain on the benefits of Dacron lines. Pic of the Week - Full moon flyby over Star, Idaho in 1978. Photo by Jeff Wragg. Intermediate (skygod) syndrome discussed. Feature Interview on Women's Leadership Course with JaNette Lefkowitz, Cindy Stroup, and Karen "K-Dub" Wollem. Listener facebook topic.
Show Duration: 02:17:51  File Size: 49,868,264 bytes

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Show #219, March 16th, 2016 with TJ Landgren on XRW

Show #219, March 16th, 2016 with TJ Landgren on XRW

Jason Russel and Doc Tom join Dave and Stump from the winter studio in Sebastian. Doc Tom vs Rook on SDC Unlimited Pass. Self driving plane story. Santa jumps from the Tyco Bell. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses AAD activation altitudes. Right of way on motion areas of airports. Pic of the Week - A 16-way CRW formation completes over Finsterwalde in Germany. Photo by Laurent Dreyfus. Feature interview with TJ Landgren on XRW. You might be an oldie if you can count how many tunnels existed when you started jumping on one hand. Doc Tom vs. Jason on breakoff altitudes and other random stuff.
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Show #218, December 16th, 2015 with Bob Hallett

Show #218, December 16th, 2015 with Bob Hallett

From the winter studio in Sebastian, FL Steve and JaNette join Dave and Stump. US Nationals discussed. Dave wastes a reserve packjob. Pro Tip, weight up. Burble software adds functionality for landing off. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses landing on rear risers. Pic of the Week - Niklas Daniel flies his Valkyrie with Will Kitto and Alex Swindle over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Dan Dupuis. Feature interview with Bob Hallett and company from Skydive DeLand. Women in the sport and a cool new project JaNette and Christy are working on.
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Show #217, October 14th, 2015 with Chazi Blacksher and Moe Viletto

Show #217, October 14th, 2015 with Chazi Blacksher and Moe Viletto

Tom DiNardo joins Dave and Stump on this weeks show. Rookiefest. Moe Viletto discusses skydivers getting married to stay in the US. Dropzone life vs real life. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses cutaway systems for full face camera helmets. Pic of the Week - A 19-way completes over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Mike McGowan. Feature interview with Chazi Blacksher. Being an organizer. Facebook topics and shoutouts.
Show Duration: 02:33:32  File Size: 55,639,445 bytes

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Show #216, September 9th, 2015 with Sandy Reid

Show #216, September 9th, 2015 with Sandy Reid

Steve and JaNette join Dave and Stump. New Illinois women's state record. Dave and Karry return from Canada. When it is appropriate to pay a "coach". Safety First with Brian Germain discusses canopy transfers. Pic of the Week - Jeffro does some canopy carving over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Feature interview with Sandy Reid. Listener email.
Show Duration: 01:46:55  File Size: 38,758,541 bytes

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Show #215, August 9th, 2015 Summerfest and Vertical World Record

Show #215, August 9th, 2015 Summerfest and Vertical World Record

A decade of Skydive Radio. Redemption Boogie squared? Eagles Over Oshkosh event with T.J. Hine. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses airlocked canopies. Summerfest highlights. Rook Nelson on the new vertical world record. Pic of the Week - The 164-way vertical world record completes over Skydive Chicago. Photo by Brian Buckland. Listener email and shoutouts.
Show Duration: 01:30:12  File Size: 32,796,297 bytes

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Show #214, July 6th, 2015 - with Mike McGowan

Show #214, July 6th, 2015 - with Mike McGowan

Jason Russell of SDC Core and Shannon Pilcher of Flight-1 join Dave and Stump in the home studio at Skydive Chicago. What other sport can you participate with top athletes as an armature? Freedom Fest. You might be a newbie if... Pro tip on jumping with your cell phone. Discussion on seat belts. Shannon discusses dealing with turbulence under canopy. Skydiving with motion sickness. Safety First with Brian Germain asks the question Skyhook or no? Pic of the week - Jumpers complete a memorial dive for Tom "T-Bomb" Bohm over Skydive Chicago. Photo by Henrik Csuri. Feature interview with Mike McGowan. Listener email and shoutouts.
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Show #213, May 6th, 2015 - with Jump Pilot Panel Discussion

Show #213, May 6th, 2015 - with Jump Pilot Panel Discussion

Jerry Baker, Justin Karr and Rabbit Staib join Dave and Stump. Exploratory skydives further explored. Sunrise loads. Unusual/imaginary malfunctions. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses passing out under canopy and teaching canopy flight. Professionalism in the sport. Pic of the Week - Todd Love flying head-up over Eloy. Part of project OEW. Photo by Niklas Daniel. In depth discussion on jump flying with a panel of full time jump pilots. Listener email and voicemail.
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Show #212, March 4th, 2015 - with Shannon Pilcher and Moe Viletto

Show #212, March 4th, 2015 - with Shannon Pilcher and Moe Viletto

Special guest host Shannon Pilcher joins Steve, JaNette and Dave. Puerto Rico boogie had weather issues but still a good time. Steve says skydiving is just like ballroom dancing. Perfection vs speed and coaching at all levels. Shannon on the Valkyrie, swoop training, and old school vs modern swooping. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses spiraling and the pattern. Pic of the Week - Sergey Fedotov swoops the beach in Puerto Rico. Photo by Carlos Felix. History according to Moe discusses 10-way speed. Footwear choices in skydiving. Audible altitude warning choices.
Show Duration: 01:36:31  File Size: 34,962,513 bytes

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Show #211, February 11th, 2015 - with Larry Hill

Show #211, February 11th, 2015 - with Larry Hill

Moe Viletto and Ryan Risberg guest host. Moe discusses his travels and living on dropzones for nearly 40 years. Ryan is now a member of team SDC Core. Why are medicals necessary in skydiving? Skygods and the 100 jump wonder discussed. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses wingsuit safety. Pic of the Week - Kelly Fox joins friends over AerOhio for her 100th jump. Photo by John Winkler. Feature interview from Garnett with Larry Hill of Skydive Arizona. Moe discusses the wild west of jumping in the '70's. What have you dropped while jumping? Moe's concern with reserve deployment bags.
Show Duration: 02:15:18  File Size: 48,922,324 bytes

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Show #210, January 28th, 2015 - with Operation Enduring Warriors

Show #210, January 28th, 2015 - with Operation Enduring Warriors

Mark Norman guest hosts with Dave and Stump. Invasion weather is like a bad breakup. Making the right weather decision can feel very good. How do you deal with a peer that is scaring you in the air? How does powered paragliding compare to skydiving? Safety First with Brian Germain discusses intentional cutaways. Pic of the Week - Crystal Sanchez and her boyfriend Scott celebrate the new year. Photo by David Sands. Feature interview by Garnett on Operation Enduring Warriors. Where have all the CRW dogs gone?
Show Duration: 01:42:39  File Size: 37,196,075 bytes

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Show #209, November 19th, 2014 - with John Kallend

Show #209, November 19th, 2014 - with John Kallend

Steven and JaNette join Dave and Stump. After 4 years of failed attempts a listener finally gets a bottle to the SDR crew. Dave screws Rhythm on a jump run and makes up for it by screwing them again. Garnett talks to Melissa Nelson about her new job at Skydive Arizona. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses hook knives. Pic of the Week - Steve Curtis and Price Riggins fly a “reverse” 2-stack over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Feature interview with John Kallend on exit separation. Listener voicemail and Facebook topics.
Show Duration: 02:28:38  File Size: 53,780,214 bytes

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Show #208, October 29th, 2014 - with Moe Viletto

Show #208, October 29th, 2014 - with Moe Viletto

Steve and JaNette talk about Chicks Rock. Steve breaks his no cutaway streak after nearly 6500 jumps. Discussion about having a purpose while jumping. Alan Eustace quietly breaks high altitude jump record. Discussion about best O2 practices. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses buying your first rig. Are skills camps replacing the old school boogie? Garnett interviews Rob Liebeau. Pic of the Week - Brian Kunkle hams it up while practicing BASE exits from Tailored For Survivals BASENATOR for this Octobers Bridge Day in West Virginia. Photo by Natalia Povroznyk. History according to Moe on early base training. Pilot spot adjustments.
Show Duration: 01:50:36  File Size: 40,285,343 bytes

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Show #207, October 12th, 2014 - Ed Scott and Sherry Butcher

Show #207, October 12th, 2014 - Ed Scott and Sherry Butcher

Rook Nelson and Jim Twardowski guest host with Dave and Stump. Discussion of the 2014 US Nationals. Due to an ATC issue, CSC host's SDC and Rookiefest for what turned out to be a really cool day. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses losing track of time and altitude. Pic of the Week - A jumper loses her helmet over Moorsele in Belgium. It landed in the campground and she was jumping it 20 minutes later. Photo by Charlie Mog. Feature interview with Ed Scott and Sherry Butcher of USPA. Listener voicemail, email and facebook topics including starting your skydiving career as an older person, Airplane Repo shoot at SDC, and Rook's perspective on growing up in a skydiving family.
Show Duration: 02:09:47  File Size: 46,968,459 bytes

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Show #206, September 3, 2014 - with John LeBlanc

Show #206, September 3, 2014 - with John LeBlanc

The Lefkowi join Dave and Stump for episode #206. Stump punches away the company Velocity at Couchfreaks in a very disorienting malfunction and does some CRW at Sky Knights. Steve tells the story of a recent encounter with hypoxia. More Rhythm instructional videos available for free at www.rhythmskydiving.com. Check out the new skydiving podcast for newer jumpers Jump Twenty Six. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses line tnesion, turbulence and coordinated turns. Voicemail on cloud clearance minimums. Pic of the Week - Jumpers prepare to exit the Twin Otter on a night jump during the Star Search film project at Skydive Chicago. Photo by Chris Goller. Feature interview with John LeBlanc of Performance Designs. Thanks to Garnett Znidaric for the content. Pro tip from Janette on sorting out your seatbelt before you sit down. Many listener topics via facebook and email. Is the dork board making a come back? Shout out to Robert for the double dose of Don Julio.
Show Duration: 02:18:02  File Size: 50,035,851 bytes

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Show #205, August 13th, 2014 - APF Symposium with Garnett Znidaric

Show #205, August 13th, 2014 - APF Symposium with Garnett Znidaric

Rook Nelson and Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz join Dave and Stump. Sascha finishes AFP. We discuss Redemption Boogie, Summerfest, and CPI's 4th annual 50th. Rook is off to Greece to base jump. You might be a newbie if...you drag your shit. Pro Tip from JaNette on avioding a step through. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses avoiding a closing pin bridal puncture. Tips from the Cockpit on when to talk to the pilot. Pic of the Week - Arsenal dude touches the Twin Otter tire on exit during the Patriot Boogie at Skydive Arizona. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Feature interview from the APF Symposium with Garnett Znidaric. Lot's of listener driven topics from facebook including zoo dives, canopy pattern traffic and more. Pro Tip from Craig Poxen of Radio Skydive UK on hand protection while packing. Listener email.
Show Duration: 02:31:07  File Size: 54,659,682 bytes

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Show #204, July 2, 2014 - with Bill Wenger

Show #204, July 2, 2014 - with Bill Wenger

Steve and JaNette join Dave for this episode. Rhythm jumps a lot this year. More on opening the door with seatbelts still attached. You might be a newbie if…you ask when the weather will clear. Tips from the Cockpit discuss the legalities of clouds. Ask Rhythm discusses reaching for grips. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses riser length. How to pack lots of rigs without destroying your body. Pic of the Week - A memorial skydive for Jeff Carpenter builds over Skydive Chicago. Photo by Henrik Csuri. Feature Interview with Bill Wenger. Listener topics from Facebook.
Show Duration: 02:03:44  File Size: 44,865,775 bytes

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Show #203, May 28, 2014 - Head Up Flying Roundtable

Show #203, May 28, 2014 - Head Up Flying Roundtable

Steve and JaNette join Dave and Stump. Introducing Radio Skydive UK. Air fist bumps? Loss aversion and the cost of pack jobs. Pro Tip from Steve on how to effectively approach someone after a mistake. You might be a newbie if...you want to jump in the rain? Safety First with Brian Germain discusses avoiding canopy traffic. Stealing tandem stories. Aircraft safety in our new segment "Tips from the Cockpit". Effective dirt diving in our new segment "Ask Rhythm". Pic of the Week - The Tennessee state record builds over Skydive Tullahoma. Photo by Jason Waller. Feature interview on head up flying with Ryan Risberg, Luis Prinetto, Ben Roane and Claudio Cagnasso. Listener voicemails and emails.
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Show #202, April 16, 2014 - with Mike Steen and Matt Gerdes

Show #202, April 16, 2014 - with Mike Steen and Matt Gerdes

Steve talks about how he has avoided a reserve ride for over 5500 jumps straight. Steve and JaNette describe slow fall techniques that can help jumpers get back up to the formation after going low. Pro tip for those moving into skydiving full time. New Rhythm video series. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses hard openings and how to avoid them. Pic of the Week - The new SOS record builds over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Mike McGowan. A punctuality observation. Feature interview with Mike Steen and Matt Gerdes on Speed Flying, Paragliding, and Winsuit Proximity Flying. Having the "family talk" as a new jumper. More on jumping in clouds where it's legal. Jump planes with stereos?
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Show #201, February 26, 2014 - with Andy Malchiodi

Show #201, February 26, 2014 - with Andy Malchiodi

Dave is joined by Steve and JaNette, Rabbitt, Ryan, and Norman. Moe makes an offer Dave can refuse. Puerto Rico boogie discussion. You might be a newbie if.... Pro Tip on GoPro. Discussion on UAV's in US airspace. Is angle flying becoming a victim of it's own success? We discuss at length. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses main and reserve size differences. Pic of the Week - Jerry Baker flying a Twin Otter over the Bahamas. Photo by Dave Schwartz. Feature interview with Andy Malchiodi. Safety Day coming up March 8th. Listener voicemail.
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Show #200, January 22, 2014 - with Melissa Nelson

Show #200, January 22, 2014 - with Melissa Nelson

Cory and Stump visit Sebastian for the 200th episode and Cory has a surprise for us. We are also joined by Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz. We discuss some fun jumps including beach landings and the AFF game. Listener questions via email and Facebook for the show hosts. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses "bigger way's." Pic of the Week - The SDR crew in the winter studio in Sebastian. Photo by Lisa Martinez. Feature interview with Melissa Nelson on the new women's vertical world record.
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Show #199, January 8, 2014 - with Moe Viletto

Show #199, January 8, 2014 - with Moe Viletto

Rook Nelson and Mark Norman guest host with Dave and Stump. Invasion has bad weather but is still a good event. You might be a newbie if...you count exit separation on your fingers. Are jumpers taking enough responsibility? Dave is approaching A license on reserve rides. How can we get more experienced jumpers interested in jumping with new jumpers? Norman ends the greatest prank of all time. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses CRW and canopy flocking jumps. Pic of the Week - Nicholas Kent steps off Tombstone in Moab, UT. Photo by his father Lane Kent. Feature interview with Moe Viletto on the early days of base jumping. Listener email, Facebook topics, and shout outs.
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Show #198, December 18, 2013 - with Jeff Boddiger

Show #198, December 18, 2013 - with Jeff Boddiger

Mark Norman and The Lefkowi guest host with Dave and Stump. Rhythm takes bronze at Dubai and makes the coolest jump of their skydiving careers. Pro Tip from Steve - don't be last to the dirt dive...too often. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses jumping borrowed gear. Social norms and skydiving. Pic of the Week - The new womens vertical world record 63-way completes over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Feature Interview - Jeff Boddiger on skydiving in the Ukraine. If you would like to donate to the wrecked Stearman go to www.skydiveatlanta.com/donate. Please support Skydive Chicago's bid to host the 2016 world meet.
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Show #197, November 20, 2013 - with Greg Rau

Show #197, November 20, 2013 - with Greg Rau

Steve, JaNette and Christy of Rhythm XP join Dave and Stump. The crew returns to Sebastian for another winter season. Stump jumps a vintage Boeing Stearman in Atlanta. Project Orange turns out to be a unique event. Flight Camp is on at Sebastian. Pablo is a pussy. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses cameras and skydiving. Pic of the Week - Participants of the women's vertical record camp during the 2013 halloween boogie at Skydive Arizona. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Feature interview with Greg Rau. Rhythm off to Dubai.
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Show #196 October 9, 2013 - LSPC Mortgage Burning

Show #196 October 9, 2013 - LSPC Mortgage Burning

The SDR team heads home to the Lincoln Sport Parachute Club to celebrate the final payment of their land with a mortgage burning party and Twin Otter weekend. Paragolf was great fun at SDC. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses being close to another jumper at breakoff/pull time. Not all countries use seatbelts the way we do here in the United States. Pic of the Week - Club members surround a Twin Otter at Brown’s Airport for the first time in nearly 30 years at the LSPC Burn the Mortgage celebration weekend. Photo by Scott Dvorak. We play some audio from the mortgage burning that shed's some history on one of the oldest skydiving organizations in the world. Listener email.
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Show #195, September 25, 2013 with Action Therapy

Show #195, September 25, 2013 with Action Therapy

Ryan "White Whine" sits in. Dave gets ramp checked in the studio. US Nationals discussions. Couchfreaks attendance down again this year. Is the day of the "Old School" boogie coming to an end? We hope not. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses the likelihood of a harness failure. Jumping and flying with cell phones. Pic of the Week - Jumpers exit the Skyvan over the 2013 Couchfreaks boogie in Ft. Dodge, IA. Photo by Chris Wilkins. Feature interview with David Winland, Adam Martin, and Erika Lopez of Action Therapy. Listener email.
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Show #194, September 11, 2013 with Anthony Martin

Show #194, September 11, 2013 with Anthony Martin

Mickey Nuttal and the Lefkowi guest host. National Skydiving Museum event. More on the differences between USPA and BPA from Craig Poxen. Is jumping with music a good idea? Mickey talks about paragliding in Colorado. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses F111 vs. Zpo pilot chutes. Pic of the Week - The Illinois State Womens formation skydiving record completes over Skydive Chicago. Photo by Henrik Csűri. Feature interview with skydiving escape artist Anthony Martin. LSPC pays off their airport and is throwing a “Burn the Mortgage” party. US Nationals is on at Skydive Chicago and Rookiefest is just around the corner.
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Show #193, August 21, 2013 with Melissa Nelson on Sugar Alpha

Show #193, August 21, 2013 with Melissa Nelson on Sugar Alpha

Ryan Risberg and Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz guest host. Pro Tip – How not to drag your gear. USPA raises minimum deployment altitudes for C and D licenses holders. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses canopy colors. Pic of the Week – Stephanie Eggum and Chad Ross fly a mindwarp over Skydive Chicago. Photo by Chris Goller. Melissa Nelson discusses the release Sugar Alpha, the book which chronicles the life of her father, skydiving pioneer and smuggler Roger Nelson. Listener topics from Facebook, email and voicemail plus a couple shout outs.
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Show #192, July 24, 2013 - Tom Noonan on Project Orange

Show #192, July 24, 2013 - Tom Noonan on Project Orange

Redemption Boogie report from Stump. Summerfest is on! Safety First with Brian Germain discusses going to your first boogie. Pic of the Week - Sarah Curtis and brandon Atwood swoop the Arsenal logo...on fire! Photo by Niklas Daniel. Feature interview with Tom Noonan on PD’s Project Orange. Listener Email.
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Show #191, July 3, 2013 - Roundtable with Ryan Risberg and the Lefkowitz

Show #191, July 3, 2013 - Roundtable with Ryan Risberg and the Lefkowitz

Dave and Stump are joined by Ryan Risberg and Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz. Ryan talks about a new closing procedure he is testing that could provide better main pin protection. We discuss semi stowless deployment bags. We hit lots of listener questions around tunnel flying, freeflying and more. Safety First with Brian Germain discuss line twist recovery and prevention. Pic of the Week - With a helping hand from Terry Battist and Aaron Sanders, Cindy McNees gets a hoist over the railing of the "Potato Bridge" during a BASE course with Tailored For Survival’s Moe Viletto. History According to Moe discusses a ban on base jumping in Hollywood. What’s better than an earth sandwich? How about an antipodal skydiving earth sandwich? Discussion on the pro’s and con’s of benches in jump aircraft. Listener email.
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Show #190, June 19th, 2013 - Shad Dahlgren

Show #190, June 19th, 2013 - Shad Dahlgren

Dave and Stump are joined by Steve and Janette Lefkowitz and Rook Nelson. SRA numbers explained. Pro Tip – How to use the bathroom in a jumpsuit. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses the Psycho Pack. Tunnel rats on small canopies, problem or target? Pic of the Week – A premature unpackulation over Skydive Chatteris in the UK. Photo by Gary Johnson. Shad Dahlgren makes his first jump from a Huey. 10-way speed, awesome or no? 4-way from 10’500, what’s the reason? How to avoid getting burned out on the sport.
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Show #189, May 29th, 2013 - History of Reserves According to Moe

Show #189, May 29th, 2013 - History of Reserves According to Moe

SDR returns to the home studio at Skydive Chicago. Dave and Stump make some jumps. Stump needs work. Is electronic logging worth the price and effort? Safety First with Brian Germain discusses density altitude. Pic of the Week - Newman relieves himself at Start Skydiving’s Work Stinks Boogie. Photo by Julia Nish. History according to Moe discusses the history of reserves. Listener email.
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Show #188, May 8th, 2013 - Base Before Skydiving According to Moe

Show #188, May 8th, 2013 - Base Before Skydiving According to Moe

Some fun jumps with Norman. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses turbulence. Pic of the Week - Chris Medlock, Lisa Miller, and Dave Wingard compete at Rookiefest 2012 over Skydive Chicago. Photo by Chris Goller. Moe Viletto discusses base jumping before skydiving and tells a great story of a cop with aviator sunglasses and a toothpick. What would make you give up skydiving? We talk about a few reasons it might happen. Dave has boobie bands thanks to our friend Jerry. Canadians have boogies to…eh?
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Show #187, April 24th, 2013 - USPA's Ed Scott on User Fees

Show #187, April 24th, 2013 - USPA's Ed Scott on User Fees

Relationships and family in skydiving, how does it affect you? You might be a newbie if…… Safety First with Brian Germain discusses new jumpers with lots of tunnel time. Pic of the Week - Jumpers from Skydive Dubai angle flying over Skydive Chicago. Photo by Jim Harris. Feature interview with USPA executive director Ed Scott on user fees.
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Show #186, April 10th, 2013 - Jumpsuit History According to Moe

Show #186, April 10th, 2013 - Jumpsuit History According to Moe

A bit more info on the Cypress AD. What should we take to a boogie? You might be a newbie if… you hook your RSL to your cable housing. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses line stows. Pic of the Week - Tamsin Stedall and Julie Teague exit from an Atlas Angel over Pretoria Skydiving Club in South Africa. Photo by Robbie Stewart. History According to Moe discusses jumpsuit evolution. Listener email.
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Show #185, March 27th, 2013 - with Dave Starr

Show #185, March 27th, 2013 - with Dave Starr

Rocket is here! Flight Camp was a great event. Safety Day. You might be a newbie if…CReW. What is Dave’s problem with Frap Hats? Safety First with Brian Germain discusses barrel rolls on breakoff. Pic of the Week - Skydive Radio’s newest family member, Audra Louise Rocket Schwartz begins her skydiving life as a packing weight. Photo by Dave Schwartz. Feature interview with Dave Starr on springtime gear maintenance. Listener email, voicemail and a shoutout.
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Show #184, January 30th, 2013 - with Matthew Kuikman of Canopies for Kids

Show #184, January 30th, 2013 - with Matthew Kuikman of Canopies for Kids

Sorry for the long delay between shows. Invasion was great except for the weather. A listener asks about becoming a full time skydiver. Safety First with Brian Germain – RSL’s, yes or no? Pic of the Week – Alex Swindle fly’s his X3 wingsuit with Niklas Daniel under a Velocity 75 over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Conversation with Matt Kuikman of Canopies for Kids.
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Show #183, December 5th, 2012 - Angle Flying with Luis, Plamer and Nimmo

Show #183, December 5th, 2012 - Angle Flying with Luis, Plamer and Nimmo

What happened to sky surfing? You might be a newbie if...you are fully geared up on the 20 minute call. Safety First will return soon...promise! Log your drinking? Pic of the Week - Ian Drennan and Jay Moledzki compete in Kriss-Kross at the PD Tvier team swooping event in Zephyrhills. Photo by Dan Brown. Feature Interview - Angle Flying with Luis, Plamer, and Nimmo. Listener email.
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Show #182, November 14th, 2012 - with Jeff Nebelkopf and Sita Lane

Show #182, November 14th, 2012 - with Jeff Nebelkopf and Sita Lane

Skydive Radio returns to the winter studio in Sebastian, Florida. Congratulations to all this years US Nationals competitors. Rookiefest was a huge success this year with nearly 50 participants. We talk about Felix's record breaking jump. Steve gets turned down for a jump by a listener. You might be a newbie if...you follow the teams out at 10.5K. Is wingsuiting freefall? Stump reports on the Skydiving Museum event in Eloy. Pic of the Week - Celebrity caveman Moe Viletto waiting in his cave for a break in the weather on a big wall in Norway and keeping up with SDR. Photo by Craig Fenstermaker. Makeshift art work by Sherpa Bama Baker. Conversation with Jeff Nebelkopf and Sita Lane about their world travels in skydiving over the past 6 months. Shoutouts to listeners for some great SDR gifts.
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Show #181, October 3d, 2012 - with Ian Drennen

Show #181, October 3d, 2012 - with Ian Drennen

Jim Harris and JaNette Lefkowitz guest host. Will the high altitude jump record finally be broken after 52 years? You might be a newbie if...you call out instructors/videographers punch lines. Don't be a douche bag, get out on the green light. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses main reserve entanglements. Don't let your name become a verb...Kevin Brown. Pic of the Week - A Twin Otter lands from the last load of the day at Skydive Chicago. Photo by Alex Bittner. Feature interview with Ian Drennen of PD. Crazy Halloween eating contest part 3 in Sebastian.
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Show #180, September 19th, 2012 - with Jason Peters

Show #180, September 19th, 2012 - with Jason Peters

Stump visits Skydive Dallas. Dave and Karry are pregnant with a little girl. Skydive Chicago's second annual Para-Golf is fun for all. You might be a newbie if...you're jumping when it's colder than your age. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses when to start or not start swooping. Moe Viletto on BSBD. Pic of the Week - Bill Butler completes his first compressed stack over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Feature interview with Jason Peters. Listener voicemail and email.
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Show #179, September 5th, 2012 - with Rook Nelson and the Lefkowitz

Show #179, September 5th, 2012 - with Rook Nelson and the Lefkowitz

Rook Nelson and the Lefkowitz guest host. Stump brings us a report on Couchfreaks 2012. Are the old school style boogies dying? Rainbow Boogie 2012 produces a "big gay record". Would you do as many jumps if freefall lasted longer? BSBD discussed. You might be a newbie if...you crush the person sitting behind you on a light load. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses emergency aircraft exits. Steve's hybrid philosophy revealed. Pic of the Week - Mike Hoy and Amada Kubik fly a Mr. Bill over Paradise Skydives in Vinton Iowa. Photo by "Doc" John Musgrave. Counterpoint - Rook Nelson vs. Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz on barrel rolls at breakoff. Listener email.
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Show #178, August 22nd, 2012 - with Steve Lefkowitz

Show #178, August 22nd, 2012 - with Steve Lefkowitz

Steve Lefkowitz guest hosts. Mr. Potato Head dive doesn't go exactly as planned. Other “silly” dives discussed. “You might be a newbie if”...you throw seat belts and helmets on peoples shins or crush the person sitting behind you on the way to altitude. Lost Prairie report. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses mental preparation. Pic of the Week - Wingsuiters fly over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Discussion on barrel rolls at breakoff. Discussion about returning to the sport after an extended layoff. Spotting...lost art, or unnecessary art? Listener voicemail and email.
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Show #177, August 8th, 2012 - Rook Nelson on Vertical World Record 138-way

Show #177, August 8th, 2012 - Rook Nelson on Vertical World Record 138-way

Summerfest has record year. Close calls on breakoff. You might be a newbie if...everyone but the tandems is standing down for wind and you're still jumping. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses rushing skydiving progression. Pic of the Week - The new Vertical World Record 138-way completes over Skydive Chicago. Photo by Brian Buckland. Rook Nelson discusses the new 138-way world record. Listener voicemail's and emails.
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Show #176, July 25th, 2012 - General Discussions

Show #176, July 25th, 2012 - General Discussions

Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz guest host. You might be a newbie if...you over use the "first" rule. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses tracking dives. Pic of the Week - Team Zoo Crew exits over Skydive Delmarva. Photo by Pat Filipowsky. Listener requested topical discussions and emails.
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Show #175, July 11th, 2012 - with Norman Kent

Show #175, July 11th, 2012 - with Norman Kent

Thomas Hughes and Whitney Reighley sit in with Dave, Stump and Karry. Great 4th of July weekend. You might be a newbie if.... Safety first with Brian Germain discusses the pilot chute in tow malfunction. Pic of the Week - Norman Kent on the set of the HTC commercial. Photo by Bill Schmitz. Feature interview with Norman Kent. Voicemails and listener selected topics from facebook.
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Show #174, June 27th, 2012 - with Olav Zipser (part 2)

Show #174, June 27th, 2012 - with Olav Zipser (part 2)

Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz guest host with Dave, Karry and Stump. Stump wakes up flying through his camper when a windstorm hits Minden. UK jumpers at Hinton DZ make the best of a weathered out scrambles meet. Some tandem students are very observant. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses jumping near thunderstorms. Pic of the Week - 4-way FS team Jetstream Tango exits the Twin Otter over Skydive Chicago. Photo by Chris Goller. Feature interview with Olav Zipser (Part 2). Shout outs.
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Show #173, June 13th, 2012 - with Olav Zipser (part 1)

Show #173, June 13th, 2012 - with Olav Zipser (part 1)

Rook Nelson and Mickey Nuttal guest host with Dave and Karry. We're back in the home studio and it feels great. Can you climb the ranks to a possible career in skydiving without living close to a dropzone? Safety First with Brian Germain discusses how to reduce hard openings. Pic of the Week - A freefly dive builds during the Arizona Sequentials over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Feature interview with Olav Zipser and Rook Nelson. Listener emails and voicemails.
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Show #172, May 23d, 2012 - Moe Viletto on springtime gear maintenance

Show #172, May 23d, 2012 - Moe Viletto on springtime gear maintenance

Karry and Dave get ready for the move back to Skydive Chicago for the summer. The start cart thumbs up's continue. Schawangaa!! Fly baby fly defined. Working a full time job with a part time jump job. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses the us of Go Pro's by low number jumpers. Bob Tyson creates Dave the grinch fistbumbing photo. Pic of the Week - A wingsuit rodeo tracking dive flies over Davis, California. Photo by Phil Zidek. Feature interview with Moe Viletto on springtime gear maintenance. Support Tony Bilau's torch run for the American Cancer Society. Listener voicemail.
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Show #171, May 9th, 2012 - Tunnel Flying Roundtable

Show #171, May 9th, 2012 - Tunnel Flying Roundtable

This episode was recorded at the Body Pilots tunnel camp at Skyventure Colorado. Is the AFF rating too easy to get? Safety First with Brian Germain discusses small people and small canopies. Pic of the Week - Mickey Nuttal of Body Pilots LLC fly's in the SVCO tunnel. Photo by Dave Schwartz. Roundtable discussion on tunnel flying. Jump for diabetes coming to Skydive Chicago and Skydive the Farm.
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Show #170, April 25th, 2012 - with Moe Viletto

Show #170, April 25th, 2012 - with Moe Viletto

Tandem instructors and videographers often use the same jokes day after day, but every once in awhile someone comes up with a new one. Do fistbumps improve safety? No, they don't. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses currency or the lack there of. Dave's off to SVCO for a Body Pilots camp. Pic of the Week - Niklas Daniel captures his shadow over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Conversation with celebrity caveman Moe Viletto. Listener email.
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Show #169, April 11th, 2012 - with Various Topics

Show #169, April 11th, 2012 - with Various Topics

Flight Camp was a really cool event. Wingsuit rodeo's make fun tracking dives. Should packers be required to be riggers discussed in a bit more detail. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses rears vs. toggles. Dave and Karry talk about their experience with Brian's new online canopy course. If the pilot gives you a thumbs up you might want to look behind you. Fistbumps revisited...again. Dave says "always accept, never offer". SVCO Tunnel contest winner announced. We say goodbye to our friend Jason Eisenzophf. Pic of the Week - Members of the Red Bull Skydive Team fly formation with a Twin Otter over Skydive Sebastian. Photo by Jason Eisenzopf. Sebastian's general manager Andrea tells us about here first experience with the dropzone. Are tunnels killing dropzones? We think not. Moe Viletto phones in with some information on 3 ring systems. Karry talks about her body...sort of.
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Show #168, March 28th, 2012 - with Vincent Lemay

Show #168, March 28th, 2012 - with Vincent Lemay

Lots going on in Sebastian. Norman can count to 20 and 1/2. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses exit separation and line of flight. Do we need a junior rigger ticket? SVCO tunnel time contest winner announced...sort of. Pic of the Week - Team Evolution competes at the 2010 Gulf Cup over Skydive Dubai. Photo by Daniel Paquette. Feature interview with Vincent Lemay of Team Evolution. Dave shares a "past the statute of limitations" story. Listener email.
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Show #167, March 14th, 2012 - with Harry Parker

Show #167, March 14th, 2012 - with Harry Parker

Stump tells us about Mickey's tunnel camp he just finished. Dave's cut-aways come in 3's but at least when he throws away a cut away handle he lands 20 feet away from it. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses jumping in winds. Pic of the Week - A quick hello under canopy. Photo by Harry Parker. Conversation with Harry Parker about bringing new jumpers into the fold with a new program called Jump In. We open a surprise package from Moe Viletto. Listener email.
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Show #166, February 29th, 2012 - with Luis Prinetto

Show #166, February 29th, 2012 - with Luis Prinetto

Karry takes this week off. Dave talks about this years Puerto Rico boogie. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses audible altimeters. Dave and Stump prepare for an SVCO tunnel camp. Pick of the Week - A freefly formation builds over Skydive Sebastian. Photo by Kazu Oyama. Feature interview with Luis Prinetto. Listener email, voicemail, and shoutouts.
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Show #165, February 8th, 2012 - Tom Noonan

Show #165, February 8th, 2012 - Tom Noonan

The SDR crew slows things down a bit for Moe. Some Canadian hosers discuss kids in skydiving and real beer. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses health factors and jumping. Pic of the Week - A jumper lands from a sunset jump at the Skydiving Club of Oulu. Photo by Walter Clee. Feature interview with Tom Noonan about his most recent trip to skydive at Mount Everest. Moe calls in with a bit of history on the pull-out deployment system. Listener email.
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Show #164, January 25th, 2011 - General Discussions

Show #164, January 25th, 2011 - General Discussions

Stump has a great time at the Mountain State Boogie. Dave gets to jump with some newer jumpers. PD has another episode of their "Office" spoofs out. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses pull out deployment systems. Pic of the Week - The 42-way Florida State Vertical record completes over Skydive Sebastian during the 2012 Invasion Boogie. Photo by Kazu Oyama. Some photo shopped images you may or may not see in an upcoming issue of Parachutist. We want head's up displays in our skydiving helmets. More discussion on kids in skydiving. Listener emails.
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Show #163, January 11th, 2011 - with Project XRW Roundtable

Show #163, January 11th, 2011 - with Project XRW Roundtable

Phatty sits in for Stump. Invasion recap. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses landing into the wind. Pic of the Week - Raise the Sky’s Project XRW flies over Skydive Sebastian. Photo by Jeff Nebelkopf. Roundtable discussion with Project XRW participants. Listener emails and facebook comments.
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Show #162, December 28th, 2011 - with Rook Nelson

Show #162, December 28th, 2011 - with Rook Nelson

Rook Nelson guest hosts. Check out the student documentary about LSPC, Come Fly with Me by Alex Matczyszyn. A listener voicemail prompts some talk about hook turns. Full or open face helmet discussion. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses canopy stalls. Video contest announced. Win 1 hour of coached tunnel time and 2 nights hotel from Skyventure Colorado and Skydive Radio. Pic of the Week - A 5-way canopy flock flies over Perris Valley. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Have we become our own "big brother" with Go-Pro's and Facebook? Discussion on multi-generation skydivers and kids in the sport. Listener voicemails.
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Show #161, December 14th, 2011 - with Dan BC

Show #161, December 14th, 2011 - with Dan BC

Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz join the SDR crew this week to fill us in on their experience at the Dubai Cup. Are packers heading towards an airline business model? A bit more talk about toggle stowing. SDC Rhythm XP holds tryouts to replace Team member Rob Radez. Congratulations to SDR listener Ria Moothilal and his team who just finished a 7700 mile bicycle trip from Cape Town to Cairo. Safety first with Brian Germain discusses skydiving helmets. Pic of the Week - Mike Hoy takes Jenny Bridgewater for a tandem jump from a hot air balloon. Photo by John Musgrave. Conversation with original Airspeed member Dan BC. Are you ever too old to skydive? Pressure equalization tubes may help some jumpers. An inside joke for our new friend Steph.
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Show #160, November 30th, 2011 - with Sandy Grillet

Show #160, November 30th, 2011 - with Sandy Grillet

Long time skydive and jump pilot Mark Vickers guest hosts. Is dry brushing your gear okay? Is setting the brakes part of a paid pack job? Safety First with Brian Germain discusses canopy visibility. Pic of the Week - Members of Jetstream Tango and the Hawks exit on an 8-way competition dive during the 2011 US Nationals over Eloy, AZ. Photo by Chris Goller. Conversation with Sandy Grillet on progression in the sport.
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Show #159, November 16th, 2011 - with Kirk Verner

Show #159, November 16th, 2011 - with Kirk Verner

Dave and Karry return to Sebastian for the winter as Stump prepares to move to Connecticut. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses digging out of the corner under canopy. Congratulations to all of this years US Nationals competitors. Pic of the Week - TJ Landgren surfs Brian Drake’s back as Jhonathan Florez and Mike Swanson take hand docks in this 4-way XRW shot. Photo by Brian Drake. Feature interview with Kirk Verner. Order yourself some Skydive Radio merchandise by visiting www.fuckjimharris.com.
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Show #158, October 26th, 2011 - with John LeBlanc on canopy designs

Show #158, October 26th, 2011 - with John LeBlanc on canopy designs

Dave and Karry prepare for the winter migration to Sebastian. A couple more things on the N3A from Alti-2. Listener topical discussions including base jumping, the fall of Teva's in skydiving and high performance landing areas. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses landing near runways. Pic of the Week - Henrik Erkkilä lands in the snow at The Skydiving Club of Oulu in Finland. Photo by Walter Clee. Conversation with John LeBlanc on canopy designs.
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Show #157, October 5th, 2011 - with John LeBlanc on canopy safety

Show #157, October 5th, 2011 - with John LeBlanc on canopy safety

Paragolf turns up 27 competitors. Dave has a near miss with an airplane in freefall. The N3A audible altimeter from Alti-2 reviewed. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses wareness beyond the skydive. Pic of the Week - Geoffrey Baer speed flying near Lucky Peak Reservoir in Idaho. Photo by Loni Bruce. John LeBlanc discusses canopy safety. Listener emails.
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Show #156, September 21st, 2011 - with Mickey Nuttal

Show #156, September 21st, 2011 - with Mickey Nuttal

Jim Harris sits in for Stump. Dave and Karry are super excited to take a Twin Otter to LSPC October 7-9. We discuss some different equipment options when ordering new gear. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses proper seatbelt use. Pic of the Week - David Strobel fly’s an 1,100 sq ft flag over Skydive Arizona in preparation for a demo. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Conversation with Mickey Nuttal. Listener email and shoutouts.
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Show #155, September 8th, 2011 - SVCO AFF

Show #155, September 8th, 2011 - SVCO AFF

Rook Nelson vs. Billy Ward challenge. Billy looses. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses canopy line trim. Report from Dollar Daze. Pic of the Week - Derek Wallen gets shushed by Nick Blacksher on exit. Photo by Nick Blacksher. Conversation with Nate and Jason from SVCO on taking Jay Stokes AFF course at less than 50 jumps. Listener emails with topical discussion on getting into skydiving full time.
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Show #154, August 24th, 2011 - with Rick Collins on Global Leap for Life

Show #154, August 24th, 2011 - with Rick Collins on Global Leap for Life

Weeping Water gets an Otter for the first time in over 25 years. Dave gets to test out his brand new Optimum reserve. Jumping with your phone may be a plus in more ways than one. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses securing items in the aircraft on takeoff. Pic of the Week - Shaun Brock and Charity Kelly fly a successful Mr. Bill over Skydive Airtight in Skiatook, OK. Photo by Shaun Brock. Conversation with Rick Collins on Global Leap for Life. Paragolf comes to Skydive Chicago on September 23. Listener emails, voicemails, and shoutouts.
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Show #153, August 10th, 2011 - with Eli Thompson

Show #153, August 10th, 2011 - with Eli Thompson

Boogie reports from Redemption, Summerfest, and Lost Prairie. Safety First with Brian Germain covers aircraft emergencies. Pic of the Week - The new women's 9-way wingsuit record flies over Skydive Chicago Photo by Brian Snarr. Conversation with Eli Thompson recorded in late July of 2009. Listener voicemails.
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Show #152, July 27th, 2011 - with Jason Russell on Skydive Dubai

Show #152, July 27th, 2011 - with Jason Russell on Skydive Dubai

Summerfest is in full swing. The hosts talk about their individual canopy progressions. Safety first with Brian Germain discusses RSL's and Skyhooks pro's and cons. Pic of the Week - A Flock-U wingsuit group flies over Skydive Chicago. Photo by Brian Snarr. Jason Russell discusses Skydive Dubai. Shoutouts and a quick voicemail.
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Show #151, July 13th, 2011 - with Nate Roth of SVCO

Show #151, July 13th, 2011 - with Nate Roth of SVCO

UFO jump discussion. Dave and Karry jump with SDR listener Markus Wolf. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses slider stows. Pic of the Week - Left to right, Dave Schwartz, Rook Nelson, Jim Harris, Anthony Ebel, and Ben Crooch burn freefall pyro over Skydive Chicago during the 4th of July UFO jump. Photo by Brad Vancina. Nate Roth from Skyventure Colorado discusses the possibilities of using tunnel time to count toward certain skydiving goals in the same way the aviation world uses flight simulators. Listener emails.
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Show #150, June 29th, 2011 - with Bryan Burke on canopy collisions

Show #150, June 29th, 2011 - with Bryan Burke on canopy collisions

Mirage rescinds it's grounding of the Argus AAD. Will other manufacturers follow suit? Safety First with Brian Germain discusses going to your first boogie or large dropzone. Pic of the Week - Andy Van Handel, Linda Haas, Ann Platte, and Tracy Cobb exit the Twin Otter over Skydive Chicago. Photo by Russ Haas. Bryan Burke of Skydive Arizona discusses canopy collisions and pattern safety. Listener emails.
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Show #149, June 15th, 2011 - with Arizona Airspeed

Show #149, June 15th, 2011 - with Arizona Airspeed

Battle at Midway more of a battle with the weather. Congratulations to Arizona Airspeed, and Skydive Chicago Standard for their first place wins in FS and VFS. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses main and reserve sizes. Pic of the Week - A freefly formation builds over Skydive Arizona during the Arizona Vertical Challenge. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Conversation with Arizona Airspeed. Shout out to Shannon Pilcher for his return to the sky. Listener voicemails and emails.
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Show #148, June 1st, 2011 - Tunnel Flying with Jason Kane and Shannon McCarthy

Show #148, June 1st, 2011 - Tunnel Flying with Jason Kane and Shannon McCarthy

Phatty fills in for Stump. SDR is happy to be back in the home studio at Skydive Chicago. Discussion on cost of AFF vs. Static Line. Safety First discusses spotting and exit order. Pic of the Week - AFF student Ben Darling and instructor Mike Hoy check altitude over Paradise Skydives in Vinton, IA. Photo by "Doc" John Musgrave. Tunnel flying with Jason Kane and Shannon McCarthy of Skyventure Colorado. Listener emails.
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Show #147, May 15th 2011 - Brian Germain on canopy collisions

Show #147, May 15th 2011 - Brian Germain on canopy collisions

Dave fly's his last Space Shuttle load as Karry packs up for the return to Skydive Chicago and Stump sits in the rain. Pic of the Week - Dave Hillebrandt, Kevin Keenan and Bob Edmiston build a 3 stack over Skydive Sebastian while the Space Shuttle Endeavour lifts off in the background. Photo by Gregg Mikolasek. Brian Germain on canopy collisions. Listener emails.
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Show #146, May 1st 2011 - with Jay Stokes

Show #146, May 1st 2011 - with Jay Stokes

Space shuttle jump postponed but Dave gets to do some multi discipline jumps instead. Stump makes it out to LSPC. Static line vs. AFF discussion. Brian Germain discusses post opening procedures in Safety First. Pic of the Week - Denis Filliaudeau makes a royal jump over the Black Knights DZ in the UK on the same day that some wedding was happening at Westminster Abbey. Photo by Peter Williams. USPA President Jay Stokes discusses the recent rash of canopy collisions. Listener shout-outs.
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Show #145, April 15th 2011 - with Kirk Smith on Argus

Show #145, April 15th 2011 - with Kirk Smith on Argus

The SDR crew has an amazing time at the Skyventure Colorado wind tunnel. Stump goes base jumping in Twin Falls. Dave goes to Skydive Spaceland to fly for the new 168-way Texas state record. SDR listener LaNaya Bonogofsky wins 15 minutes of free tunnel time from Skyventure Colorado. Brian Germain discusses landing patterns in this weeks Safety First. Pic of the Week - Canopy pilot Niklas Daniel performs a rodeo dock on wingsuit pilot Barry Holubeck over skydive Arizona. Photo by Will Kitto. Kirk Smith discusses the current issues with thes Argus AAD. Listener email.
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Show #144, April 1st 2011 - Becoming a Full Time Skydiver

Show #144, April 1st 2011 - Becoming a Full Time Skydiver

Stump makes another base jump. Karry passes a test and wins a prize. Skydive Radio is giving away 15 minute block times at Skyventure Colorado. Listen for your chance to win. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses reversed riser systems. Pic of the Week - Mads Olsen takes instructor Edu Mertz on a tandem training jump over National Paracentrum Teuge in the Netherlands. Photo by Henny Wiggers. Roundtable discussion with Steve Lefkowitz, JaNette Lefkowitz, and Taya Weiss about leaving professional careers to pursue the dream of full time skydiving. Listener email and facebook comments.
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Show #143, March 15th 2011 - with Mike Gruwell

Show #143, March 15th 2011 - with Mike Gruwell

Special guest host Phatty fills in for Stump. March Madness going off at Sebastian. 15 years later Dave finally orders a new rig. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses 3-ring system maintenance. Pic of the Week - The 27-way Arizona women's state formation skydiving record completes over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Mike Gruwell discusses springtime gear maintenance. Listener emails and topical discussions from Facebook.
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Show #142, March 1st 2011 - with Ian Drennan

Show #142, March 1st 2011 - with Ian Drennan

Commando Skydivers down under celebrates their 50th anniversary. Dave and Karry discuss the Puerto Rico Boogie, recent jumps in Sebastian, and the last launch of the Space Shuttle Discovery. After 15 years Dave is finally ordering a new Vector container. Safety First discusses the extended repack cycle. Pic of the Week - Jennifer Sensenbaugh co-pilots a bikini load to altitude at this years Puerto Rico Boogie. Photo by Dave Schwartz. Conversation with PD Factory team member Ian Drennan. Listener email's and shout outs.
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Show #141, February 4th 2011 - with Jeff Nebelkopf and Taya Weiss

Show #141, February 4th 2011 - with Jeff Nebelkopf and Taya Weiss

First annual Sebastian Paragolf competition turned out to be a great event even if we might not be invited back to the golf course next year. We discuss some alternate types of jumping to "mix it up" a bit. Brian Germain talks about aircraft stalls in this weeks Safety First. Pic of the Week - Travis Mills swoops the pond at Skydive Arizona. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Jeff Nebelkopf and Taya Weiss talk about XRW and their recent trip to the UAE.
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Show #140, January 15th 2011 - with the Golden Knights

Show #140, January 15th 2011 - with the Golden Knights

Sebastian Invasion boogie a success. Thanks to Kelly Olson and Jerry Gleim for the tequilas. Children of the Corn 2 reviewed. Order your copy at www.dropoutproductions.net. Brian Germain discusses AAD's and RSL's in Safety First. Pic or the Week - Hunter Vance and Carl Edge of UGA Skydawgs jump their school flag over Skydive the Farm. Photo by Blaine Kunz. Conversation with the US Army Golden Knights. Listener email and facebook comments.
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Show #139, December 15th 2010 - with Trunk and Erin from Hypoxic

Show #139, December 15th 2010 - with Trunk and Erin from Hypoxic

Karry and Dave get old shoulders. Paragolf in Sebastian Feb. 4th. Safety First - Magnetic Deployment Bags. Pic of the Week - Douglas Spotted Eagle gives tribute to Veterans Day over Lake Elsinore, CA. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Conversation with Trunk and Erin from Hypoxic. Listener Facebook comments. Happy holidays to all!
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Show #138, December 1st 2010 - with Melissa Nelson

Show #138, December 1st 2010 - with Melissa Nelson

Welcome back Stump! Dave & Karry visit Skydive the Farm for Halloween where Dave learns the benefits of getting G'd up and the pitfalls of W'd up. Next, they are in the Keys for beautiful weather and lots of jumps. They finally stop at Skydive Sebastian where SDR calls home for the winter. Safety first with Brian Germain: Antique Gear. Pic of the Week - The 41-way womens vertical world record completes over Skydive Arizona. Photo by Jason Peters. Conversation with Melissa Nelson about the very recent WVWR of 41 bad-ass ladies. Go to Chuting Star for their holiday sale, the rigging course this March, or to simply get G'd up (not W'd up). Who's Got the Best Joke Contest begins now! Email or voicemail your entries by 12/19/10. The winner gets a copy of Children of the Corn 2 and a guest spot on SDR Show #140. Shout-outs from Skydive South Sask and DZ Ramblers near Brisbane. Real Dropzone, a dropzone management software company, is attending PIA 2011.
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Show #137, November 15th 2010 - with Skydive TV

Show #137, November 15th 2010 - with Skydive TV

Recorded the same night as show #136 and after half a bottle of tequila, we try to get through this one without slurring too many words. Karry and Dave are excited to return to Sebastian and restart their 6 month friend rotation. Brian Germain discusses the pro's and con's of pull-out vs. throw-out pilot chutes in this weeks Safety First. Pic of the Week - Liam Chambers tracks over National Paracentrum Teuge, The Netherlands. Photo by Mads Olsen. Conversation with the producers of Skydive TV. Listener e-mail's and facebook comments.
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Show #136, November 1st 2010 - with SDC Standard XP

Show #136, November 1st 2010 - with SDC Standard XP

Special guest host Phat Matt fills in for Stump. Karry and Dave prepare to migrate south for the winter. Red Bull Stratos on hold? Brian Germain discusses the use of Go Pro cameras in this weeks Safety First. Pic of the Week - Spaceland Blue exits a LET-410 during the 2010 World Meet in Menzilinsk, Russia. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Conversation with gold medalists Rook Nelson and Mickey Nuttal of SDC Standard XP. Listener e-mail's and facebook comments.
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Show #135, October 15th 2010 - with Skydive Rick's

Show #135, October 15th 2010 - with Skydive Rick's

After 5 years of talking, Stump finally makes a base jump and 2 seconds later accuses Dave of being a "puss". In this weeks Safety First, Brian Germain discusses the value of hook knives. Pic of the Week - A 25-way diamond flies over Skydive Deland during the National Skydiving Museum’s celebration of the 50th anniversary of Joe Kittinger’s record breaking high altitude jump. Photo by Bryan Scott. Conversation with gold medal winning style and accuracy team, Skydive Rick's. Skydive Chicago's first annual Rookiefest is a huge success. Listener email's and facebook comments.
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Show #134, September 28th 2010 - with Joseph Kittinger

Show #134, September 28th 2010 - with Joseph Kittinger

This episode brought to you by Skydive Chicago and Chuting Star. Skydive Radio turns 5 years old. Dave returns to his static line roots on the 20th anniversary of his first jump. Stump hearts Colorado. Discussion on Dollar Daze and the US Nationals. Check out Skydive TV's coverage at www.skydive-tv.com. Brian Germain discusses the flare in this weeks Safety First. Pic of the Week - Andreas Balbina and Stojan Pluess fly head down during the Mountain Gravity Boogie over Ambri, Switzerland. Photo by Andreas Schibli. Conversation with Col. Joseph Kittinger about the Red Bull Stratos project. Discussion on spotting in the mountains as seen in this youtube video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AiGdqPfztsc. Listener email. Thanks to all our listeners who helped support the fight against the power lines that will NOT be built at Skydive Chicago. A couple shout outs from Karry and Stump.
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Show #133, August 25th 2010 - With John Leblanc (Part 2)

Show #133, August 25th 2010 - With John Leblanc (Part 2)

Stump has plumbing drama. Hope everything comes out okay in time for the next show. Guest hosts are David Enete and Meredith Ottery. Summerfest just gets better and better: heli-fireworks, Dave takes 3rd in the hit-n-chug, Karry's doesn't stop talking about being in the women's camp. Get over yourself, girl! Our sponsor ChutingStar has an updated website. It's professional, super easy to use, and they offer the best customer service - hands down. Safety First with Brian Germain: Hypoxia... don't be a blue-skin. We're recording more Safety First spots with Brian in less than a week so get us your topics ASAP. Pic of the Week is Kevin Marrs landing at Chicagoland Skydiving Center in Hinkley, IL. Photo by Greg Drogaline. Interview with John Leblanc Part 2. Facebook topic by David Enete: kids at the dropzone - jumping has stopped, it's time to go to bed. Joshua Hunt returns to skydiving after 2 years and a sketchy AFF level 1 jump. Russ Haas sends a voice mail. Waz, on the way to altitude, writes a song because he has plenty of time. It's called, "Freeflying on Sunday." Buy our shit.
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Show #132, July 19th 2010 - With John Leblanc (Part 1)

Show #132, July 19th 2010 - With John Leblanc (Part 1)

LSPC's Redemption Boogie is a huge success. Stump lands a tandem in a lake due to the micro-burst phenomena and adds another excuse to the, "I wont admit it, but I'll never make a base jump," list. Karry invites Dave to train with her and Whitney by asking him to lay base, teeheehee. Dave helps set off pyro for Tora Tora Tora. Thanks Russ and Linda Haas for providing us with the children's classic My Friend Don. SUMMERFEST!!!!!!!!! www.skydivechicago.com Safety First with Brian Germain: Subterminal Deployments. Pic of the Week - A jumper exits the DC-9 over Perris Valley. Photo by Niklas Daniel. Interview with John Leblanc part 1. Chuting Star Rigging Loft offers everything you need. Go to chutingstar.com for purchases and tons of useful information. Dave, Stump, and Karry review the video Learning to Freefly Head Down. Mike Engle wants to know if there really is a difference between a skygod and just a jerk? Gen is creating another painting of the women's world record. Buy our shirts before they run out. We may even throw in a free sticker!
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Show#131, July 3rd 2010 – with Merriah Eakins

Show#131, July 3rd 2010 – with Merriah Eakins

Stump tattoos himself with the new SDR logo. Karry trains for the upcoming women's freefly world record camp. Brian Germain discusses reserve canopy lifespans in Safety First. Pic of the Week - Jonathon Tagle and Jeff Nebelkoph fly a docked wingsuit/canopy formation over Moab, Utah. Photo by Phil Peggs. Merriah Eakins discusses a malfunction she had that involved an entanglement with here gear and her hair. Listener email and voicemail. Stump says he is going to base jump off a 300 foot tower....tonight....we'll see what his excuse is on the next episode.
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Show #130, June 3rd 2010 - with Pat Moorehead (part 2)

Show #130, June 3rd 2010 - with Pat Moorehead (part 2)

The season is here and everyone is jumping. Safety First with Brian Germain: Pilot Chutes, size really does matter. Why not jump on the GOPro and Countour HD bandwagon? Order yours today from Chuting Star Rigging Loft at www.chutingstar.com. Pic of the Week is Frederick Bremer on an accuracy jump in 1974 under an American Pappillion round parachute. Photo by Dave Waterman. Pat Moorehead and Dave continue discussing righteous road trips, jumping for the fun of it, and "old-timers" societies POPS, SOS, JOS, and JOES. Gosia of SDC's Furies reminds us via Facebook to join PD's Battle at Midway. Get your 4-way team here for some great competition and a chance to win $5000. Dave, Stump, and Karry review Norman Kent's movie, "Willing to Fly." The first listener to leave a voice message wins a free copy of the dvd. Skydive Radio finally has shirts to sell... almost. Dave will soon travel to Spaceland to enroll in Rabbit's School of Skyvan Piloting. Poker Thursday's at 9:00pm EST.
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Show #129, May 15th 2010, with Pat Moorehead (part 1)

Show #129, May 15th 2010, with Pat Moorehead (part 1)

Dave and Karry are back in the home studio at Skydive Chicago, drinking blue yummies, and loving life. We have a new logo thanks to Pierre from Blue Skies Mag. Shirts and hats are on the way. Many thanks to Steven Galinsky for our first logo, it has served us well. There is a new fancy-schmancy audible in town. The N3 Audio is a standard audible/electronic logbook with added sound features. It plays music and can even be programmed to speak in your voice. This and many other paraphernalia available at Chuting Star Rigging Loft. Safety First with Brian Germain: 2 canopies out... OUCH! PD's Battle at Midway, June 11-13, is SDC's frist major event of the season. Some girl named Whitney wants you to get your 4way team together and join the competition. Pat Moorehead talks with Dave about rings-n-ropes, baton pass, double L parachutes, and many other old school skydiving topics. More jump history with Pat on the next show. Pic of the Week is jumpers exiting a C182RG at Aversi in Denmark. Photo by Thomas Vince. Shout out from Geoff in Tasmania to his girlfriend Mel for putting up with non-stop skydiving blathering. Shout out from Jay Rech to any DZ with a new jump plane. Shout out from "Helicopter" Jerry to Arizona Airspeed for turning a whopping 74 points in just 34 seconds. Wow! Listener email asks if we at SDR are ignorant. The answer: YES:) Poker this Thursday at 9:00 EST.
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Show #128, May 1st 2010 - with Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz

Show #128, May 1st 2010 - with Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz

This week's show is brought to you by ChutingStar Rigging Loft, Tony Suits, and Skydive Chicago. Stump, while still in Florida, sleeps through a load, and Dave falls really really fast. Check out ChutingStar's blog called Rants and Raves. Here you find information on gear price comparisons, packing tips, first-looks at products, and all things related to skydiving and rigging. Safety First with Brian Germain: Cutaway or reserve... karma just might make the difference. This episode's Pic of the Week is a 10-way sunset CRW formation over Sebastian, FL. It's got everything Dave likes. Photo by April Schuldt. Dave sells a jumpsuit because it gets him half the money to purchase a new Tony Suit. Creative Financing? Steve and JaNette Lefkowitz of SDC's Team Rhythm talk about how to be organized. Basically, don't be THAT guy. Skydive Chicago hosts PD's Battle at Midway June 11-13. This 4-way FS and VFS competition has a cash purse totaling $10,000. Listener e-mail from Corey Cotton. Stump wins the poker game. Since the last time he won was too long ago, we'll call this a first! Join the next game this Thursday night.
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Show #127, April 15th 2010 - with Mike Gruwell

Show #127, April 15th 2010 - with Mike Gruwell

This week's show is brought to you by Tony Suits, ChutingStar Rigging Loft, and Skydive Chicago. Stump visits Dave and Karry in Florida and they all jump, jump, jump. Special guest host is Jeff Neblekopf with Tony Suits. Dave, Stump, and Jeff discuss wingsuits. Safety First with Brian Germain: Buying Your First Rig. Kolla asks, "Are the days of the big, giant, boogie like WFFC totally gone?" Jesse Magana, YOU are the original A-license forehead stamper - well done! Pic of the Week is Matt Juliano exiting over Skydive Delmarva in Laurel, Delaware. Photo by Sergey Viter. Skydive Chicago pisses excellence... what's left to say? Conversation with Mike Gruwell of ChutingStar Rigging Loft is about springtime gear maintenance. Listener e-mail from Matthew Pedersen. Poker on Thursdays. Until next time.
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Show #126, March 31st 2010 - with Julian Boulle

Show #126, March 31st 2010 - with Julian Boulle

This week's show is brought to you by ChutingStar Rigging Loft in Rockmart, Georgia and Skydive Chicago. Special guest listener this week is Rob Stevenson... he'd say hello but he doesn't have a mic. Dave and Karry record seminars at the Skydive Expo in Deland but who knows if you'll ever get to hear any of it. Give it up for Mike Gruwell of ChutingStar Rigging Loft! ChutingStar not only acts as a local rigging loft but is also a fully-stocked, online gear service & sales outlet. Items are shipped throughout the world every day. Education is a focus with ChutingStar with their online blog section known as the Rigger Rant & Rave. And we hear they are in the middle of production on a few hundred "how to" videos for their site as well. Skydive Radio listeners receive an additional 5% discount with online purchases (coupon code: skydiveradio). Safety First with Brian Germain: Checklists and Procedures. Ask Brian to talk on a safety subject by leaving a voicemail at 575.SDR.TALK. Pic of the Week is Niklas Daniel capturing his own shadow on the bottom skin of his canopy over Perris Valley. Skydive Chicago is open! SDC has a busy season planned with events such as Battle at Midway, Summerfest, and USPA Nationals to name only a few. Chris Peterson wants to know how to set loved ones' minds at ease and gives a shout-out to Skydive Southwest Florida. Interview with proximity flier Julian Boulle. Poor Meredith gets all her shit stolen in Puerto Rico. Good thing she has a gaggle of friends who supply her with rum and get her back to Chicago. Guess Meredith isn't so poor after all. THURSDAY-THURSDAY-THURSDAY.... poker night. Make a side bet with Jim "Guido" Harris and you're prolly gonna win.
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Show #125, March 10th 2010 - with Amy Chmelecki

Show #125, March 10th 2010 - with Amy Chmelecki

Bunny is GO!!! Weather looks like it may be starting to break everywhere. Dave and Karry go to the Puerto Rico Boogie again this year. Free rum and beach landings, what more could you ask for? Shout out to Marianna from Skydive New England. We first met her at the Invasion Boogie then again in Puerto Rico. Skydive Chicago is currently running a dz on South Padre Island, TX during the month of March. Tandems and fun jumpers are welcome. This week's Safety First with Brian Germain is about returning to skydiving from a long layoff. An email from Andy Byzet asking about different jump planes is read. Pic of the Week: Arizona Arsenal does a training jump over Skydive Spaceland. Artistic photo by Ori Kuper. Dave converses with Amy Chmelecki about her prediction for the next VFWR, "To be CRUSHED!" TJ Spear from Quad Cities Skydiving Center sends in an email describing his predicament after acrobatically placing his legs in his lines upon deployment. Sara Robinson receives a big thank you and shout out from Tara Poteet for being a great friend and a, "damn good," AFF instructor. One final shout out from the hosts of SDR to Martin Klamphera. Karry met Martin when he handed her a donation to the show during the Invasion Boogie. Thanks Martin, you rock! Skydive Radio is to attend the Skydive Expo in hopes of getting some great audio content for future shows. Don't forget Thursday night poker. Who knows what shenanigans are to happen next?
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Show #124, December 12th 2009 - General Discussions

Show #124, December 12th 2009 - General Discussions

This week's show is brought to you by the Invasion Boogie happening December 26-January 3 at Skydive Sebastian in sunny Florida. We're back... again! Dave has been busy with Nationals in Texas, airplane maintenance in Arkansas, the Keys Boogie, and flying the Egyptians. Meredith and Sunshine sneak into the SDR home studio and leave a voice message of their shenanigans. Stump shovels snow and shovels more snow. Chicago invades! Bring in the New Year with Dave and Karry at the Invasion Boogie: escape the cold, hop out of both Super Otters from SDC, make beach, night, and high altitude jumps, be organized by world class skydivers, and party 'til the sun comes up! Visit www.skydiveseb.com for more information. Pic of the Week is Jay Kedley, Jason Smith, and Jim Rasmussen honoring Wisconsin's finest on a sunset jump over Seven Hills Skydivers in Marshall, WI. Beer, brats, and cheese, baby! Photo by Russ Hass. Listener e-mail. Safety First with Brian Germain - Exit Order. Dogs at the DZ - where do you stand? E-mail from Mike Steers with a shout-out to Skydive Hinton in the Midlands, UK. Please consider a donation to help stop power lines from being erected at Skydive Chicago. More information can be found at www.foxriveralliance.org.
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Show #123, September 29th 2009, with Melissa Nelson

Show #123, September 29th 2009, with Melissa Nelson

This week's show is brought to you by Skydive Sebastian's Keys Boogie and Skydive Chicago. Help stop power lines from being erected along the SDC dropzone. In the noteworthy words of Kirk Smith, "We're against that!" Go to foxriveralliance.org and join the letter writing campaign. Jump4Hope is successful in raising and donating $36,000 to the American Cancer Society. LSPC's tandem and static-line programs flourish. Members unable to make the Couch Freaks Boogie receive a surprise visit from a jumpable helicopter. Russ Haas gets a gold star for yet another creative plan for obtaining higher altitude. Careful Linda, sounds like Russ has figured out it's much easier and cheaper if you're just, "... willin' to show yall's boobs!" Safety First: Brian Germain gives an alternate method for getting out of line twists. Skydive Sebastian is hosting the Keys Boogie this November 5-8. Visit skydivesebastian.com for more information. Blue Skies Magazine continues to impress us. Pic of the Week is Johnny Longspot striking a pose over Green Bay Skydivers in Pulaski, WI. Photo by Russ Haas. Melissa Nelson is engaged - congrats! She also reads an excerpt from her father's true life story, Sugar Alpha, to be published in the near future. Make a trip to Skydive Chicago and learn first hand what all the hooplah is about. The Tiki Bar, Sky Lounge, and Eat Up Cafe all offer scrumptious food and drinks after a long day of jumping. Voicemail by Jason Waller compliments SDR and approves the "sexy voice" method of getting people's attention.
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Show #122, August 27th 2009, with Team Rhythm

Show #122, August 27th 2009, with Team Rhythm

Frank Shisler tells us about www.jump4hope.com. We discuss tracking dives and high tech space balls. Dave is reminded how beautiful skydiving and flying can be. This weeks Safety First talks about canopy choices and skill levels. Pic of the Week - The Nebraska Women’s Record 8-way builds during the 2009 Redemption Boogie in Plattsmouth, NE. Photo by Chris Derham. Interview with Team Rhythm. We get a voicemail from a good friend of ours serving in Iraq. Show intro and outro radio chatter explained. Shoutouts from the forums and listener email.
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Show #121, August 5th 2009 - Summerfest Coverage

Show #121, August 5th 2009 - Summerfest Coverage

This weeks episode brought to you by Skydive Chicago. www.skydivechicago.com. SDR samples a new skydiver brew. Jeff Nebelkpof and Tia Weiss talk about the first official USPA wingsuit record. We listen to some of the sounds of Summerfest. Melissa Nelson joins us to discuss the new 108-way freefly world record. Pic of the Week - The new 108-way freefly world record completes over Skydive Chicago. Photo by Brian Buckland. Leave us a message on our new voice line at 575-SDR-TALK. First message we play on the show gets a nice prize package from SDR.
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Show #120, July 22nd 2009 - With Blue Skies Magazine

Show #120, July 22nd 2009 - With Blue Skies Magazine

This episode is brought to you by Skydive Chicago. The Lincoln Sport Parachute Club puts on it's best boogie to date: superheroes battle pirates, POPs and Women's State Records are made, and Marilyn Monroe even pops up to sing happy birthday to LSPC. Hope to see more of you at the boogie next year. Brian Germain discusses choosing your reserve or main when you know you are low in this week's episode of Safety first. Pic of the week is a 4-stack flying into the sunset over Edmonton Skydiving Center in Canada. Photo by Kelsey Fry. Dave talks with Lara and Kolla about the new Blue Skies Mag and its first issue. Summerfest at Skydive Chicago is July 24 - August 2; there's something for everyone! Listener emails. Follow us on Facebook or Twitter, join our forums, or send us an email. We want to hear from you.
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Show #119, July 15th 2009 with Frank Shisler

Show #119, July 15th 2009 with Frank Shisler

Pack your bags and head to Plattsmouth, NE. The Redemption Boogie is this weekend! More information at www.redemptionboogie.com. In this weeks episode of Safety First, Brian Germain talks about when it's time to start thinking about high performance landings and how best to approach it. Pic of the Week - A 2-way exits the King Air over Skydive UK ltd. in Dunkeswell, UK. Photo by Jamie Dunbar. We talk to full time skydiver Frank Shisler about coming back to the sport after a serious injury. Don't miss Summerfest! All kinds of great stuff happening at the event this year. More information at www.skydivechicago.com.
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Show #118, July 8th 2009 - With Chris Gay and Mark Gregory

Show #118, July 8th 2009 - With Chris Gay and Mark Gregory

This episode is brought to you by Skydive Chicago and the 2009 Redemption Boogie . Dave and Karry make lots of jumps. Karry learns to lead tracking dives and Dave funnels half of team Rhythm. Safety First with Brian Germain discusses decision altitudes and how modern safety equipment should or should not effect them. Pic of the Week - The Canadian Skyhawks demonstration team delivers the American flag at the Salute to Veterans Air Show in Columbia, MO. Photo by Meredith Ottery. We talk with Chris Gay and Mark Gregory of the US CRW team about all things CRW. More info at canopyformationspecialists.com. Also, check out the new video Canopy Control: Core Essentials at vasst.com. Cornhusker State Games to include skydiving for the first time this year. Demo at Memorial Stadium gone bad. Make sure to follow what we're up to at facebook.com/skydiveradio and twitter.com/skydiveradio.
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Show #117, June 24th 2009 - LSPC 50th Anniversary

Show #117, June 24th 2009 - LSPC 50th Anniversary

This episode is brought to you by Skydive Chicago www.skydivechicago.com and the LSPC Redemption Boogie www.redemptionboogie.com. Dave, Stump, and Karry record their 1st show in the home studio at Skydive Chicago! British Royal Marines go through AFF in Sebastian - fuck yeah! Dave and Karry load their furniture into the Otter and fly back to SDC for the summer. More fist bump discussion including the not so secret hand shake developed by WHarren at Skydive the Farm. Safety First with Brian Germain episode 5: cutaway maintenance. Dave, Karry, and Tracy make a surprise visit to the Lincoln Sport Parachute Club in Weeping Water, Nebraska to celebrate its 50th anniversary. Jay Roane makes his 1000th skydive. Pic of the week is Camilla Lundal exiting a Porter over Ostre Era, Norway. Photo by Ron Holan. Listen to audio from LSPC's 50th anniversary banquet of the history of the club. Fred Baer graduates from AFF and is impressed by the welcoming nature of skydivers. Shout out from Kerry to Brian Germain for his thorough canopy course and positive delivery method. Listener e-mail. On behalf of Lucy Lu, we appologiize - caw CAW! Listeners can now follow us on twitter.com/skydiveradio.
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Show #116, May 1st, 2009 - with Mike Gruwell

Show #116, May 1st, 2009 - with Mike Gruwell

Dave, Stump, and Karry are recording together in the same room; welcome to Florida, Stump! He also receives a tandem job offer at Sebastian so we all might be together again. Watch a video of a static line in-tow at www.skydivingmovies.com. Safety First with Brian Germain episode 4: closing loops. Dave and Karry spend a week at Skydive Spaceland for the Texas State Record. All but 3 jumps were weathered out so Dave hangs a hammock inside the Otter. Karry has a birthday! Shout out to Marcus Wolf of Germany. Thanks, Marcus, for the Don Julio Margarita gift set. "Are yall willin' to show all yalls boobs?" Skydive Chicago is now an official sponsor of Skydive Radio. Skydive Chicago, setting the standard - www.skydivechicago.com. Pic of the Week: Martin Klampferer ground launches at Rifflsee in the Pitztal Valley of Austria. Photo by Michael Uhrmann. Conversation with master rigger Mike Gruwell about preparing for the jump season before the season begins. Caw CAW! Listener e-mail by Dano. AFF student, Fred Baer, has a much better jump experience than his first jump. Helicopter Jerry sends in 10 simple rules to aid you in inappropriate fist bumping.
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Show #115, March 31th 2009 - with Jim McCormick

Show #115, March 31th 2009 - with Jim McCormick

The Egyptian CRW team trains in Sebastian. Watch for them at Nationals this October. Dave works and Karry drinks rum during the Xtreme Divers Boogie in Puerto Rico. Stump hasn't been jumping but the weather in Nebraska has been cooperative. Dave makes 5 jumps on his birthday! Skydive Magazine goes out of business, bummer. We hope it or something like it returns. Safety First with Brian Germain, episode 3: Personal Wind Limits. Timmay from North Dakota misses the sunset space shuttle launch, ha-ha. Hello to Ray from Canada. Dave rants about the "fist bump" phenomena. Pic of the Week is Jeff Nebelkopf and Mike Mascheff watching the Space Shuttle Discovery lift off Cape Canaveral; photo by Scotty Burns. Watch a video of the launch at vimeo.com/wingsuits. This week's conversation is with Jim McCormick: I got my license, what do I do next? Karry and Dave adopt "Baby Don" from Russ and Linda Haas. Listener e-mail. AFF student, Fred Baer, has a malfunction on his first jump. Shout outs to Jason, Viviana, and all Xtreme Divers staff for putting on a great boogie in Puerto Rico.
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#114, February 3rd 2009 – with Tom Noonan on jumping at Everest part 2

#114, February 3rd 2009 – with Tom Noonan on jumping at Everest part 2

Iowa invades! ...and Dave "slides" in on a beach jump. Hey Dano, bring 'em back again next winter. Dave and Karry get sucked into the tunnel again. Safety First with Brian Germain episode 2: Pin Checks. Shout out to Jen Schaeben; no matter where you are or who you are with, you are still a Yo Mama. Pic of the Week by Wendy Smith is Tom Noonan and Scott Diesel making a high altitude jump over Mt. Everest. Conversation with Tom Noonan part 2: Jumping at Mt. Everest. Fred Baer, student at Skydive the Farm in Rockmart Georgia, describes what he thinks he will experience on his first jump. JOIN OUR FORUMS!!!!!
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Show #113, January 19th, 2009 - with Tom Noonan on jumping at Everest

Show #113, January 19th, 2009 - with Tom Noonan on jumping at Everest

Dave and Karry talk about the Invasion Boogie at Skydive Sebastian. Dave can't remember how to fly more than 15 loads per day while Karry takes trapeze lessons with friends. Thanks, Cory, for not only building and maintaining the original website but for continuing this even after you stopped hosting shows. Skydive Radio has a new website. It's the same web address with fun new features like a photo gallery and forums. Thanks to Matt Christenson of RealSkydiving for hookin' us up with the new website. Safety First with Brian Germain episode 1: What if my main is too small for my container? Pic of the Week: An unknown videogropher lands at Skydive San Diego. Photo by Joshua Hunt. Conversation with Tom Noonan part 1: Tandem skydiving from Mt. Everest. Listener email and a shout out to Jenny and Andy, former LSPCers now living in Germany.
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Show #112, December 24th, 2008 - with Jeff Nebelkoph

Show #112, December 24th, 2008 - with Jeff Nebelkoph

Merry Christmas! Stump tells us about this year's LSPC Christmas party. Dave and Karry discuss their trip to the wind tunnel. POTW - A 71-way wingsuit flock builds over Skydive Elsinore in California. Photo by Norman Kent. Conversation with Jeff Nebelkoph. Listener emails. Send in suggestions for the new segment "Safety First with Brian Germain" to skydiveradio@gmail.com
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Show #111, December 1st, 2008 - with Melanie Curtis

Show #111, December 1st, 2008 - with Melanie Curtis

A little audio teasing for our friend Kenny.  Stump talks about his trip to Arizona.  Karry and Dave talk about their experience watching the night launch of the space shuttle from the Otter.  Pic of the Week – Team Block Party exits a 182 over the Langhorne Creek dropzone in southern Australia.  Photo by Curtis Morton.  Conversation with Melanie Curtis.  Listener email.  Skydive Radio is launching a new safety segment with Brian Germain.  If you have a safety topic you would like to hear discussed please email suggestions to skydiveradio@gmail.com with the words BRIAN GERMAIN TOPIC in the subject line.
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Show #110, October 29th, 2008 - with Jay Young of Name Media about Dropzone.com

Show #110, October 29th, 2008 - with Jay Young of Name Media about Dropzone.com

Competition from LSPC...and nationals.  Pic of the Week – A Twin Otter on approach to landing at Skydive Spaceland in Rosharon, TX. Photo by David Quist.  Conversation with Jay Young of Name Media about Dropzone.com.
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Show #109, October 16th, 2008 - Various discussion.

Show #109, October 16th, 2008 - Various discussion.

Karry and Dave make it to Sebastian and ride the Skycoaster...again. Paragolf goes well at LSPC. Pic of the Week - Sylvain Lavoie exits a Cessna over Clewiston Florida. Photo by Don Carrington. Listener emails read. Stump retires from tandems?
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Show #108, September 30th, 2008 - With Jeff Provonzano.

Show #108, September 30th, 2008 - With Jeff Provonzano.

Working on the new studio. Dave and Karry will be wintering in Sebastian, FL. Pic of the Week - Rod Boden geeks the camera over Cross Keys. Photo by Dan Ortiz. Conversation with Jeff Provonzano. Listener email. Google Earth and dropzone.com.
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Show #107, September 26th, 2008 - Various Discussions.

Show #107, September 26th, 2008 - Various Discussions.

Skydive Radio is back. Expect weekly shows! Pic of the Week - Al Christou and Dave McCullough fly a 2-stack over Edmonton Skydive Center. Photo by Sean LaRose. Discussions of Summerfest and Dollar Daze. Contest winners announced.
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Show #106, June 27th, 2008 - With Norman Kent.

Show #106, June 27th, 2008 - With Norman Kent.

This show brought to you by www.Skydiveadventures.net and www.packing-made-simple.com. More thoughts on a new rigger via email. Pic of the Week - Karen Blanchette sit flies over Perris California. Photo by Erez Yaron. Conversation with Norman Kent. Bid on an original skydiving painting at www.genreinc.com. Check out a photo of Trevor Ambron with SDR merchandise in Afghanistan in the show notes. Jump with Stump at the Skydive Adventures 4th of July boogie.
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Show #105, June 10th, 2008 - With Col Joseph Kittinger.

Show #105, June 10th, 2008 - With Col Joseph Kittinger.

Dave and Stump record from Skydive Chicago. This episode sponsored by Packing Made Simple. More information at www.packing-made-simple.com. Pic of the Week - Col. Joseph Kittinger exits Excelsior III from 102,800 feet on August 16th, 1960. Conversation with Col. Joseph Kittinger. Listener email.
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Show #104, April 24th, 2008 - With Melissa Nelson.

Show #104, April 24th, 2008 - With Melissa Nelson.

100-way diamond built at Skydive Spaceland out of 5 Twin Otters.  Pic of the Week - A head down formation builds over Skydive Arizona during one of the Women's Vertical World Record attempts.  Photo by Norman Kent.  Conversation with Women's Vertical World Record organizer, Melissa Nelson.  Next show, Col. Joseph Kittinger.
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Show #103, March 12th, 2008 - With Dan Poynter, part 2.

Show #103, March 12th, 2008 - With Dan Poynter, part 2.

The "bowling ball" talk? Pic of the Week - Dru Dickson Kisses her husband Dan before her first skydive over The Jumping Place in St. Mary's Georgia. We think tandem instructor Tim Caudill is thinking, "Get a room." Photo by Bill McKinney. Conversation with Dan Poynter part 2. Listener email. SDR's voicemail line is down.
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Show #102, February 15th, 2008 - With Dan Poynter.

Show #102, February 15th, 2008 - With Dan Poynter.

Cold weather jumping. Should Parachutist go digital? Pic of the Week - Heidi Bowen, Terry Hopkins, and Paul Peeler fly a hybrid over Skydive Carolina Parachute Center. Photo by Quincy Kennedy. Conversation with Dan Poynter, part 1. Would you use a new rigger? What if that person is a close friend? Check out this fund raiser for National Association for Colitis and Crohn's Disease - www.justgiving.com/johnhillam
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Show #101, January 6th, 2008 - With Bill Von Novak.

Show #101, January 6th, 2008 - With Bill Von Novak.

LSPC Christmas party. Stump is not a cross-dresser. Pic of the Week - Sara Miller and Rick Martin show their holiday spirit over Skydive Chicago in Ottawa, IL. Photo by Frank Shisler. Conversation with Bill Von Novak. Listener email. Dave's off to the Galapagos Islands. SDR will return in 3 weeks.
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Show #100, December 20th, 2007 - SDR team is interviewed.

Show #100, December 20th, 2007 - SDR team is interviewed.

Brian Germain interviews the SDR team for the 100th episode. Pic of the Week - Dave, Stump and Cory pour some beer at the Couchfreaks Boogie. Photo by Trevor Ambron. Cory says goodbye to SDR.
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Show #99, December 11th, 2007 - with Brian Pangburn.

Show #99, December 11th, 2007 - with Brian Pangburn.

Christmas at the Farm.  A sad farewell to our good friend Skinnyshrek.  Pic of the Week - Scott Watkins lands after an ash dive for Josh Whipple at Skydive Snohomish.  Photo by April Eft.  Conversation with 100-way CReW organizer Brian Pangburn.
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Show #98, November 29th, 2007 - with Brian Germain.

Show #98, November 29th, 2007 - with Brian Germain.

LSPC club competition a success. Mindy becomes a CReW dog. Pic of the Week - An unidentified base jumper exits from a tower in the eastern United States. Photo by Lonnie Kirk. Conversation with Brian Germain. Listener email.
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Show #97, October 31st, 2007 - with Melissa Nelson.

Show #97, October 31st, 2007 - with Melissa Nelson.

We're finally back.  Listener email and voicemail.  Nationals, Dubuque Boogie, moving to Georgia, and other things that have kept us away.  Pic of the Week - Tasha Heimermann, Heyo Tjarks Jr., and Tanya Tjarks make a family skydive during the 2nd annual Skydive Dubuque boogie in Iowa.  Photo by Dano.  Conversation with women's world record organizer, Melissa Nelson.  Can a skydiver have a successful relationship with a whuffo?  Condolences to some fallen friends.
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Show #96, August 23rd, 2007 - with Scott Campos and Marc Hobbs.

Show #96, August 23rd, 2007 - with Scott Campos and Marc Hobbs.

Stump jumps at the Sturgis bike rally and in Pennsylvania. Cory suffers from a wimpy packing injury. Pic of the Week by Mark Gadert: Kevin Hennen jumping the Pitts on July 21 over Archway Skydiving Center in Vandalia, IL. Dollardaze 2007 interview with couchfreak, Marc Hobbs. Wingsuit safety interview with Scott Campos. Top 10 things not to say to whuffos at a bar. Listener voice mail from insane listener. Still playing online poker at pokerstars. Next show will be after Dollardaze boogie.
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Show #95, August 8th, 2007 - with New Freefly World Record Organizers and Summerfest Activities.

Show #95, August 8th, 2007 - with New Freefly World Record Organizers and Summerfest Activities.

Live from Summerfest 2007 at Skydive Chicago. Stump likes it here. Pic of the Week - The new world record 69-way head down builds over Skydive Chicago in Ottawa, IL. Photo by Jason Peters. Hellfish interview and fight song. Stump takes a ride in a Pitts. Listen in to some pilot talk during a formation load. Rook Nelson and Mike Swanson discuss the new world record. Jumpers from around the world check in.
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Show #94, July 17th, 2007 - with Various Discussion.

Show #94, July 17th, 2007 - with Various Discussion.

Karry sits in for Stump and Cory. Redemption Boogie. Pic of the Week - Dave Draves exits a balloon over Cleveland parachute center. Photo by Lonnie Kirk. Roberto Souza shows up at Start Skydiving. Listener email and voicemail. Tandem or AFF? Send in questions for our 100th show. Coming soon, Col. Joseph Kittinger. Check out the video from our website.
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Show #93, July 10th, 2007 - with with Illinois POPS record organizer, TJ Hine.

Show #93, July 10th, 2007 - with with Illinois POPS record organizer, TJ Hine.

This week's show brought to you by the Summerfest Boogie at Skydive Chicago.  More info at www.sdcsummerfest.com.  4th of July stories from LSPC and SDC.  Pic of the Week – The 64-way Illinois POPS record builds over Skydive Chicago in Ottawa, IL on July 6, 2007.  Photo by Charles Lane.  Listener voicemail.  Redemption Boogie this weekend.  Conversation with Illinois POPS record organizer, TJ Hine.  Check out www.collegeskydiving.com.  Wade Baird throws sparks in a swoop.  Check out the video at www.myspace.com/skydiveradio.
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Show #92, June 26th, 2007 - with world traveling skydiver, Roberto Souza.

Show #92, June 26th, 2007 - with world traveling skydiver, Roberto Souza.

Interview with Roberto Souza traveling the world skydiving. Pic of the Week by Javier Ortiz (Buzz): tandem instructor Matt Yount jumps over Chicagoland Skydiving Center. Various listener e-mails. We are going on the road to Skydive Adventures. Don't forget to send your questions for our 100th show. Pictures and e-mail from Sean Forest from Germany.
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Show #91, June 19th, 2007 - with Various Banter.

Show #91, June 19th, 2007 - with Various Banter.

Stump confesses about his Pro jumps...and has one of his best skydiving days ever. Pic of the Week - A Texas star flies directly over Skydive Dallas. Photo by California Dave. Catching up on several listener e-mails. Upcoming boogie discussion. Update on our 100th show line-up. Please send us your questions!
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Show #90, June 12th, 2007 - with Kip Lohmiller and Jay Stokes

Show #90, June 12th, 2007 - with Kip Lohmiller and Jay Stokes

Stump and Cory go to KSUPC. Karry comes to Chicago. Stump tries to low-ball Dave. iPod contest winner announced. Pic of the Week - The women of Couchfreaks show their Skydive Radio spirit. Photo by Marc Hobbs. Congratulations to Marc Hobbs and the Couchfreaks for winning the photo contest and this weeks Pic of the Week! Stump blows his pro rating. Conversation with Kip Lohmiller and Jay Stokes. Listener email. Send in interview questions for Dave, Stump and Cory for our 100th show.
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Show #89, June 5th, 2007 - with College Credit Skydiving

Show #89, June 5th, 2007 - with College Credit Skydiving

Getting the USPA Pro Rating. Dropzone of the Month from Sky Knights in East Troy, WI. Listener feedback on being a "professional" radio show...Ranch style. Pic of the Week - Tom Bohm, Andy "Hollywood" Sallee, Jimmy Tribbett, and Eric Sharkness build a hybrid over Ixtapa Mexico. Photo by Eric Shadan. Get college credit to skydive with Clint and Jenn from OSU. Check out a picture of the midwest freefly legend Jimmy Coiner here. Voicemail from Germany.
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Show #88, May 22nd, 2007 - with Brian Germain

Show #88, May 22nd, 2007 - with Brian Germain

Minden and Brooklyn boogie weekend. Pic of the Week - Jim Wilson celebrates his 25th birthday with a naked Paracommander jump over Adventure Skydiving in Steinbach, Manitoba, Canada. Photo by Tim Eason. Conversation with Brian Germain on avoiding canopy collisions. Listener email.
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Show #87, May 17th, 2007 - with Jimmy Coiner

Show #87, May 17th, 2007 - with Jimmy Coiner

E-mail and voicemail in response to last week's topics. Stump discusses his fingernail polish. Local boogies and DZ activity update. Conversation with the Midwest Freefly Legend, Jimmy Coiner. Pic of the Week - A storm breaks at Stockholm Skydive Club in Sweden. Photo by Bjorn Bjercke. Photo contest update. Stump loses the 500-jump bet with Cory. Possible ideas for new SDR products. Next week - Brian Germain discusses canopy collisions.
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Show #86, May 8th, 2007 - with Scott Campos

Show #86, May 8th, 2007 - with Scott Campos

Spring Paragolf. Listener email and voicemail. Pic of the Week - Golden Knights Jon Ewald, Justin Blewitt, and Ben Borger fly a wingsuit formation over their training facility in Laurinburg, NC. Photo by Scott Campos. Conversation with Scott Campos regarding live and televised events. Stump backs off the 76 kick and decides to wear fingernail polish. Don't forget to enter our iPod give away contest.
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Show #85, April 24th, 2007 - with Skydive AZ Manager, Bryan Burke

Show #85, April 24th, 2007 - with Skydive AZ Manager, Bryan Burke

This show is brought to you by the Brothers Gray. Check them out at www.myspace.com/thebrothersgray. Good listener email and debates. Pic or the Week by Chris Adams: AFF instructor Dave Kinton assists the deployment of student Shiraz on this training jump over Nagambie, Australia. Conversation with Bryan Burke of Skydive Arizona. iPod contest extended to the end of May. Next week is Scott Campos. Jimmy Coiner in 2 weeks!
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Show #84, April 17th, 2007 - with Muff Brother, Justin Silvia

Show #84, April 17th, 2007 - with Muff Brother, Justin Silvia

Stump and Cory visit Skydive the Farm. Stump's car is broken into and he loses all his gear..."Good for him," says Dave. Pic of the Week - Lee Gerrard shoots a POPs record attempt over DeLand, FL. Photo by Norman Kent. Conversation with Justin Silvia of the Muff Brothers. Conversation with Jeremy Struemph on helping stop domestic violence. Listener email. Don't forget to enter the iPod giveaway contest.
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Show #83, April 10th, 2007 - with Ken Franklin.

Show #83, April 10th, 2007 - with Ken Franklin.

Cold jumping in Nebraska. Dave goes to MRVS and Ohio. Listener email and voicemail. Pic of the Week - Steve Curtis shoots a flare into a canopy soaked in jet fuel. Photo by Joe Jennings. Conversation with skydiver and falconer Ken Franklin. Enter the SDR photo contest and win an iPod shuffle.
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Show #82, March 27th, 2007 - with Various topics and feedback.

Show #82, March 27th, 2007 - with Various topics and feedback.

Discussion on recording from multiple locations again, big-time donations, and upcoming conversations and events. Best wishes to past guest Al Krueger for a speedy recovery. Pic of the Week - A New Year's CRW formation flies over Skydive Sebastian in Florida. Photo by Harry Parker. Caught up on listener e-mails and voice mails. We check up on Dave late in the show. Don't forget about our photo contest! Price chop on white shirts.
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Show #81, March 20th, 2007 - with Chris Needels

Show #81, March 20th, 2007 - with Chris Needels

Dave heads back to Skydive Chicago for the summer. Safety day recap. Canopies found on Google Earth, view the .kmz files here. Pic of the Week – Frosty the snowman makes his final base jump. Photographer unknown. New contest announced. Win a free iPod and $15 Napster gift card. Flying Jester Designs contest winner announced. Conversation with USPA Executive Director, Chris Needels. Listener email and voicemail.
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Show #80, March 6th, 2007 - with Norman Kent

Show #80, March 6th, 2007 - with Norman Kent

New sponsor and contest announcement with Flying Jester Designs. Listener feedback from last week's show. How to get on our myspace top friends list. Pic of the Week - Deanna Kent "Skydancer" over Eluthera, Bahamas while skydiving at a Club Med. Photo by Norman Kent. Conversation with Norman Kent. Possible trip out to The Farm. Myspace sabotage and outtakes.
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Show #79, February 27th, 2007 - with Karen Hawes of Remote Area Medical

Show #79, February 27th, 2007 - with Karen Hawes of Remote Area Medical

Congratulations to Marc and Sha Hobbs. Do closet bellyfliers exist? Myspace update. Pic of the week is a sunset round over Venezuela, by Daniel Vinals. Conversation with Karen Hawes of Remote Area Medical - RamUsa.org. Several good listener e-mails - including a guy named 'Beer' and a yodeling song.
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Show #78, February 20th, 2007 - with Xtreme Divers Boogie Correspondence

Show #78, February 20th, 2007 - with Xtreme Divers Boogie Correspondence

SDR correspondents Brothers Gray with various guests from Xtreme Divers Puerto Rico boogie, including Guy Wright. DZ of the Month with Skydive Orange. Pic of the Week by Luis Rotundo: instructor Jesus Sojo with Donna over Skydive Venezuela. Stump got to jump for the first time since his surgery. Help support the show by checking out the sponsors on our website. Upcoming guests include Norman Kent, Chris Needles, Karen Hawes with Remote Area Medical, and Jeffro from Team Xaos.
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Show #77, February 13th, 2007 - with Douglas 'Spot' Spotted Eagle

Show #77, February 13th, 2007 - with Douglas 'Spot' Spotted Eagle

Where were we last week? Listener e-mails. Pic of the Week by Konstantin Briukhanov: Michael Shatalov carving at The Ranch in Gardiner, NY. PIA conversation with Douglas 'Spot' Spotted Eagle. Check out his interviews on youtube.com under user VasstTraining. Dave phones in to talk about home invasion. Outro music is from Spot. More about Spot at www.SpottedEagle.com.
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Show #76, January 30th, 2007 - with Ben Lee of CollegeSkydiving.com

Show #76, January 30th, 2007 - with Ben Lee of CollegeSkydiving.com

Stump goes to the Couchfreaks Christmas party. Pic of the Week by Ed Pawlowski of West Coast Wingsuits: Bob Folline jumps his GTI out of Beech 99 at the parachute center in Lodi, CA. Conversation with Ben Lee of CollegeSkydiving.com. Jump plane poll from dz.com. Discussions on poker, future SDR video, and Stump asking for permission.
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Show #75, January 23rd, 2007 - Q and A with Brian Germain - Part 2

Show #75, January 23rd, 2007 - Q and A with Brian Germain - Part 2

Stump and Christine do the show intro. New SDR mugs are put to use. Catching up on listener e-mails. Pic of the Week by Matthew Chown: Ron Weagley of Skydive New Mexico playing skyball hacky. Part 2 of the Q and A with Brian Germain. Discussion on the 'missing' tequila shot photo.
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Show #74, January 16th, 2007 - Q and A with Brian Germain

Show #74, January 16th, 2007 - Q and A with Brian Germain

We're back from our vacation. Stump is married. Dropzone of the Month with Des Moines Skydivers. Pic of the Week - Luke Evens exits the Cessna 206 at Skydive Hutchinson in Minnesota. Photo taken by Eric Hong. Question and Answer with Brian Germain. Listener email. Skydive Radio mugs are available from the online store.
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Show #73, December 25th, 2006 - Surprise Christmas Show

Show #73, December 25th, 2006 - Surprise Christmas Show

A surprise show with various topics including but not limited to drunk dialing Dave for a prank phone call. Pic of the Week by Lonnie Kirk: in a painted on jumpsuit, Gigi makes her 2nd tandem with Dave "Chainsaw" Draves at the Cleveland Parachute Center. A Christmas contest to win prizes. And a surprise comical ending to the last Skydive Radio of 2006. No show next week. Happy Holidays - Talk to Ya Next Year!
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Show #72, December 19th, 2006 - Various Disussion

Show #72, December 19th, 2006 - Various Disussion

LSPC Christmas party. Listener emails. Pic of the Week - Kalay Marques performs a Blind Man at the 2006 Brazilian Swooping Competition. Photo by Fábio Pelayo. Skydive Radio is taking 2 weeks off. We will be back with new weekly shows starting on January 9th. Happy Holidays.
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Show #71, December 12th, 2006 - With World Record Organizer, Guy Wright

Show #71, December 12th, 2006 - With World Record Organizer, Guy Wright

Cross-country jumps. Relationships and skydiving. Listener email. Pic of the Week - Ricardo Montaño takes Lasla on a tandem with friends Gerardo and Lalo. Photo by Daniel Angulo. Conversation with 200-way sequential organizer Guy Wright. Janky Bob has returned to the poker tourney after his trip to India.
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Show #70, December 5th, 2006 - With Joe Jennings and Insurance Discussion

Show #70, December 5th, 2006 - With Joe Jennings and Insurance Discussion

Listener email and voicemail.  Dropzone of the Month...okay maybe not.  Bonus video released in this month's feed.  Check out team Mandrin doing VRW at the Skydive Chicago money meet in Windows Media Format or Quicktime.  Pic of the Week - Jumpers track off from a big way over Perris Valley Skydiving.  Photo by Brook Willard.  Conversation with Joe Jennings of www.skydive.com.  Conversation with Bill Lahman about insurance and skydiving.
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VRW Video - Team Mandrin

VRW Video - Team Mandrin

Skydive Chicago 4-way VRW Money Meet - August 19th, 2006
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Show #69, November 28th, 2006 - With Pieces of Eight jumper, Al Krueger

Show #69, November 28th, 2006 - With Pieces of Eight jumper, Al Krueger

Pinky's first cutaway, Lee's 75th B-day, and cow swooping this weekend at LSPC. Pic of the Week is Tim "The Lawn Dart" Estenson launching head-down with Scott "Sasquatch" Ellis over Skydive Fargo in North Dakota. Photo by Wade Baird. Conversation with Al Krueger from Pieces of Eight. Listener voicemail.
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Show #68, November 21st, 2006 - On Location With Golden Knight, Brian Krause

Show #68, November 21st, 2006 - On Location With Golden Knight, Brian Krause

Stump's nuts. Congratulations to Sriraj Rajaram. Pic of the Week - Ilan Sagiv, Yaron Yogev, Ron Miasnikov (L.O.), Inbar Zamir, Itzhak Zid, Oren Tamir, Ronen Gruengras and Royi Bagg during a formation jump at the 'End Of Summer Boogie' in Paradive DZ, Habonim Beach, Israel (October 2006). Photo by Ori Kuper. SDR correspondent Trevor Ambron talks with Golden Knight, Brian Krause. Listener email.
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Show #67, November 14th, 2006 - Various Topics and Listener E-mails

Show #67, November 14th, 2006 - Various Topics and Listener E-mails

The announcement of our frappr contest winners. Toilet jumps with link to video. Why is Stump getting blow jobs? Pic of the Week - A sunset formation over Ipswich, UK. Pic by Russ Smith. New contest for a free skydive Atlanta T shirt contest. Listener e-mails . Long sleeve shirts can now be ordered from our website.
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Show #66, November 7th, 2006 - Live from Skydive Atlanta and USPA Nationals

Show #66, November 7th, 2006 - Live from Skydive Atlanta and USPA Nationals

Recorded live on location at the 8th annual Atlanta Freeflight Festival at Skydive Atlanta and at the USPA Nationals in Eloy. Segments with Trey Holiday of Skydive Atlanta, Tim Wagner of Omniskore, Eric Deren of team Mandarin and many more. This week's Pic of the Week features a group photo of the Skydive Radio 15-way. The Gravatron amusement ride can be seen in the background. Special thanks to Sarah Lawrence for her correspondent work at USPA Nationals and to Trey and his staff at Skydive Atlanta for putting on such a great event.
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Show #65, October 31st, 2006 - Various Topics

Show #65, October 31st, 2006 - Various Topics

Stump made a return to the show. Stump turns 35 and does a naked tandem. Pic of the week is Joe Reinhard getting pied at LSPC after his 1000th jump. Photo by Joel Schwartzkopf. Headed to Skydive Atlanta this weekend. We have over 500 postings on Frappr. Drawing will be held next week for the prizes. Long-sleeve shirts will be ready next week.
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Show #64, October 24th, 2006 - With Pro Swooper, Shannon Pilcher

Show #64, October 24th, 2006 - With Pro Swooper, Shannon Pilcher

LSPC paragolf gets surprise visitors.  Pic of the Week - Doc John Musgrave geeks the camera during some post RW crew at Paradise Skydiving in Vinton, Iowa.  Photo by Mike Hoy.  Conversation with Pro swooper, Shannon Pilcher.  Listener voice mails. Just a few markers away from the Frappr drawing.
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Show #63, October 17th, 2006 - With adult film star, Nicole Sheridan

Show #63, October 17th, 2006 - With adult film star, Nicole Sheridan

First show recording with Skype. Please send us your feedback on sound quality. Black Cat Boogie at Winterset. Conversation with skydiver and porn star, Nicole Sheridan. Tequila ad. Listener voicemail. Next week - conversation with Shannon Pilcher on swooping. Pic of the Week is Eric Mielke and Jimmy Coiner at the Black Cat Boogie in Winterset, IA. Photo by Ty Reidenbach.
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Show #62, October 10th, 2006 - With Mindy, the skydiving dog

Show #62, October 10th, 2006 - With Mindy, the skydiving dog

Discussion on upcoming events. Pic of the Week by Jody: Team Jonoke members Raina Christou, Dave McCullough with Mindy the dog and Al Christou over Edmonto, Alberta, Canada. Interview with Raina, Dave, Al, and Mindy (the dog) from team Jonoke. Halloween costume suggestions. Listener e-mails. Frappr.com - Germany vs. Australia. Mugs and long sleeve shirts are on the way. Special announcement at the very end of the show.
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Show #61, October 3rd, 2006 - Various topics

Show #61, October 3rd, 2006 - Various topics

Stump and Cory visited Dave at the Harvest boogie. Skydive Radio article in Parachutist, written by Musika. Local boogies and events. Pic of the Week by Wild Willie: Reece Baldwin and Brian Harris at Skydive South Beach SOBE. Skydive Atlanta is the DZ of the month. Listener voicemails and e-mails. Going to fix audio issues. New merchandise coming. Photo contest coming up.
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Show #60, September 26th, 2006 - Q and A with Brian Germain

Show #60, September 26th, 2006 - Q and A with Brian Germain

Thanks to team Fast as Fuck. Dave loses bet to Stump. Upcoming boogies Atlanta free flight festival. Pic of the Week by Ville Pakarinen: Juha-Matti Sironen swooping in Hanko, Finland on June 26. Conversation (listener questions) with Brian Germain. Check out Elmo Fuddpucker on Frappr.com.
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Show #59, September 19th, 2006 - with Jay Stokes.

Show #59, September 19th, 2006 - with Jay Stokes.

Stump and Cory jumped from Mullins's King Air, while Dave flew all weekend. Upcoming boogies. Pic of the Week by Bob Dougherty: an Amish family observes Jay Stokes break his previous world record for number of jumps in 24 hours. Interview with new world record holder, Jay Stokes. Listener e-mails. Brian Germain on next week. Send us your questions. L and B customer service. Post on the Frappr map.
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Show #58, September 12th, 2006 - with Lawyer, Joan Garvey.

Show #58, September 12th, 2006 - with Lawyer, Joan Garvey.

Rainy weekend in Nebraska. Another movie review. E-mails from Dollardaze. Pic of the Week by Dano: this picture was taken just prior to a tandem hybrid by team Fast as Fuck. Conversation with Joan Garvey, regarding skydiving liability. More listener e-mail. Get your t-shirts while in stock. Frappr map pics. Stump is wasted.
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Show #57, September 7th, 2006 - with Eric Derren and Couchfreaks discussion.

Show #57, September 7th, 2006 - with Eric Derren and Couchfreaks discussion.

We finally recovered from the CouchFreaks Dollar Daze boogie. CRW was a success. High speed Skyvan pass at Dollar Daze. Sky Systems condom, or tube stow? Dave in Chicago flying the Otter. SDR pics are finally up on our website. Pic of the Week by Ori Kuper: Shira Snapir celebrates her 22nd birthday in this hybrid jump over Paradive Habonim Beach DZ, Israel. Conversation with Eric Deren. New shirts are in and orders are being shipped ASAP.
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Show #56, August 29th, 2006 - with Jim Twardowski of Liberty Parachute Team.

Show #56, August 29th, 2006 - with Jim Twardowski of Liberty Parachute Team.

Dave is off to Skydive Chicago for the rest of the year. Couchfreaks is this weekend, BE THERE! Pic of the Week - Jim Twardowski performs his signature "Candy Cane" routine at the 2004 EAA Airventure airshow in Oshkosh, WI. Conversation with Liberty Parachute Team member, Jim Twardowski. Stump learns that tube stows don't make good condoms. Listener email.
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Show #55, August 22nd, 2006 - With Jumper Pilot, Chris Schindler.

Show #55, August 22nd, 2006 - With Jumper Pilot, Chris Schindler.

Pic of the Week - Carlos Pedro stretches out over Skydive Venezuela. Photo by Luis Rotundo. Conversation with Chris Schindler of www.diverdriver.com. Listener email.
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Show #54, August 15th, 2006 - With Dr. Stuart Selkin.

Show #54, August 15th, 2006 - With Dr. Stuart Selkin.

Several boogies coming up for the SDR crew. Pic of the Week is Sharky and Hickey from team Chute Out perform a 2-stack hook turn to get back on course to the dropzone. Photo by Rob Douthat. Conversation with ear, nose, and throat Specialist, Dr. Stuart Selkin. Listener email and a review of our review.
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Show #53, August 8th, 2006 - With Scott Miller.

Show #53, August 8th, 2006 - With Scott Miller.

Skydive Radio celebrates its first birthday! Weekend stories. Pic of the Week - removed by SDR by request. Conversation with canopy instructor Scott Miller. Check out Joe Jennings article on the front page of www.dropzone.com. Listener email. Thank you to all who have helped make Skydive Radio a success. We look forward to another year of entertaining and informative skydiving content.
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Show #52, August 1st, 2006 - With Scott Campos.

Show #52, August 1st, 2006 - With Scott Campos.

Water jumps. Prize give aways. Pic of the week - Wingsuits flock together over Cochstedt, Germany. Photo by Mark Harris. Conversation with Birdman Instructor and Author Scott Campos. Dropzone of the Month - Skydive Ft. Wayne. Listener email. New SDR shirts on the way.
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Show #51, July 25th, 2006 - General Discussion and Reviews.

Show #51, July 25th, 2006 - General Discussion and Reviews.

General discussions. Tracy talks about upcoming trip to Rantoul. Pic of the Week - AFF instructor Junior Ludvik slaps the pilot chute a level 1 student's hand while instructor Jesse Watson watches. Photo by Shane Migliore. Cory reviews Birdmen, Batmen, and Skyflyers, by Michael Abrams. Dave and Tracy review The Ultimate Pro Pack. We have a cross dresser listening in Germany.
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Show #50, July 18th, 2006 - General Discussion and Feedback.

Show #50, July 18th, 2006 - General Discussion and Feedback.

LSPC Boogie great success. Dave has a clone. Skydiving wedding went off great. Pic of the Week – Nick and Chazi Blacksher make their wedding skydive with friends over Plattsmouth, NE at the LSPC Redemption Boogie. Photo by Dave Schwartz. Upcoming reviews announced. Listener email.
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Show #49, July 11th, 2006 - with Joe Jennings.

Show #49, July 11th, 2006 - with Joe Jennings.

Dave and Karry visit the new USPA headquarters and museum site. Stump goes off his meds and gets engaged. Pic of the week - Burke Fitzpatrick and Danny Bryson use velcro on their feet to build this unusual formation. Photo by Eric Bobenhausen. Conversation with Joe Jennings about his new project Skydive.com. Listener email. A look at the BPA magazine.
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Show #48, July 5th, 2006 - with Brian Germain.

Show #48, July 5th, 2006 - with Brian Germain.

Stump's trip to Luverne. Dz of the month, Skydance. Pic of the week taken by Matt Davies, Bill Snyder swoops in at the Great Lakes Boogie. Freefly conversation with Brian Germain. Kris Lager Band is playing at the LSPC Redemption boogie.
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Show #47, June 27th, 2006 - with Ray Ferrell and Scott Campos.

Show #47, June 27th, 2006 - with Ray Ferrell and Scott Campos.

Donkey Polo in Weeping Water. Skydivergirls.com launches vidcast. Pic of the Week - Tandem Instructor candidate Ashley McDowell makes a training jump with examiner Kip Lohmiller. Photo by Noah Bahnson. Scott Campos talks about upcoming wingsuit record attempt. Ray Ferrell discusses the new PAC-750 jumpship. Listener email.
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Show #46, June 20th, 2006 - with Bill Von Novak.

Show #46, June 20th, 2006 - with Bill Von Novak.

Stump does two topless tandems. Where's Dave? Pic of the Week - Juliana Se and Joao Tambor at Skyventure Orlando. Photo by Ronaldo Marcondes Tkotz. Exit separation discussion with Bill Von Novak. Listener email and voice mail.
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Show #45, June 13th, 2006 - with James La Barrie of Skydive Carolina.

Show #45, June 13th, 2006 - with James La Barrie of Skydive Carolina.

Stump's not so hot (snot) tandem. Dave and Cory go to KSUPC for a boogie and interview. Pic of the week is Dave Boulter shooting accuracy at the first ever Beer Bell Boogie at Tooradin, Victoria, Australia, photo by Chris Adams. Interview with James La Barrie. Boogie July 1-3 at skydiveadventures.net. Brian Germain general skills canopy course Paradise Skydives in Vinton, IA from Friday, June 23rd to Sunday, June 25th. Listener stories and emails.
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Show #44, June 6th, 2006 - with Rook Nelson of Skydive Chicago.

Show #44, June 6th, 2006 - with Rook Nelson of Skydive Chicago.

Stump goes head-down again. A four way flock at LSPC. KSUPC Boogie next week. DZ of the month. Pic of the week Caspar Wilkinson and Kim De Beer fly a 2 way tube over Perris Valley Skydiving Center. Photo by Mark Stone. Conversation with Rook Nelson. Irish Parachute Club - www.skydive.ie. Frappr map member photo Joel Haski..
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Show #43, May 30th, 2006 - with Steven Blincoe of New School Flight.

Show #43, May 30th, 2006 - with Steven Blincoe of New School Flight.

Stump's head-down worked. Stacie gets her A license. Donations for Shannon Dean can be sent via paypal to Paige@TunnelPinkMafia.com. Pic of the week- Liz Ashley and James Boole fly their wingsuits over Skydive Empuriabrava in Spain. Photo by Luke Hederman. Conversation with Steven Blincoe of New School Flight. Listener DZ stories and email.
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Show #42, May 23rd, 2006 - with World Record Holder, Jay Stokes.

Show #42, May 23rd, 2006 - with World Record Holder, Jay Stokes.

The PAC-750 visits Weeping Water. Team Funnel of Skydive Chicago. Dave does a stupid human trick. Pic of the week is a chest cam view of one of the 400-way record attempts in Udon Thailand on Feb 7th . Photo by Bill von Novak. Conversation with world record holder Jay Stokes. Listener email.
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Show #41, May 16th, 2006 - with Skysurfer, Tanya O'Brien.

Show #41, May 16th, 2006 - with Skysurfer, Tanya O'Brien.

Paragolf with naked beer girls. Skydiver life-flighted away from bicycle accident. Pic of the week - A 6 way headdown flies over skydive Cuautla in Mexico. Photo by Daniel Angulo. Conversation with Skysurfer Tanya O'Brien. PAC-750 coming to Weeping Water on May 17th for $18 jumps.
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Show #40, May 9th, 2006 - with Author, Paul Sitter.

Show #40, May 9th, 2006 - with Author, Paul Sitter.

Stump makes his 1000th jump. Congratulations to Bjorn Ivar Haugdal of Norway for winning the dropzone.com iPod giveaway. Pic of the Week by Chris: a 4-way flies over BPS Langer in England. Conversation with Paul Sitter, author of USPA's annual fatality summary. PAC-750 coming to Weeping Water on May 17th.
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Show #39, May 2nd, 2006 - with Nationwide jumper Walt Russo.

Show #39, May 2nd, 2006 - with Nationwide jumper Walt Russo.

Dropzone of the month Freefall Express. Pic of the Week by Jon Trevor: Jason Peters swoops in for a landing at the 2004 Holiday Boogie at Skydive Arizona. Walt Russo jumps in all 50 states. iPod contest winner announced next week.
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Show #38, Apr. 25th, 2006 - with Dave DeWolf.

Show #38, Apr. 25th, 2006 - with Dave DeWolf.

Good Skyvan weekend at Seward. Only one week left to enter the iPod contest. Pic of the week is Chris Adams cooling off while refueling the PAC-750 at Skydive Nagambie in Victoria, Australia. Spring rig maintenance with Dave DeWolf. Join our frappr map at www.frappr.com/skydiveradio.
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Show #37, Apr. 18th, 2006 - Various Discussions.

Show #37, Apr. 18th, 2006 - Various Discussions.

Weeping Water holds USPA Coach Course. Sunrise skydive. Donna makes her first AFF dives. Pic of the Week by Shane Migliore: jumpers exit for a cross country skydive at the 2nd Annual Anniversary Boogie at Skydive the Farm in Rockmart, GA. Listener emails. Second place video contest winner "Jumpships" by Burk Reiman.
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Video Contest - 2nd Place Video by Burk Reiman

Video Contest - 2nd Place Video by Burk Reiman

March 2006 video contest - 2nd place. Video name - Jumpships. Video by - Burk Reiman
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Show #36, Apr. 11th, 2006 - with Bridge Day organizer, Jason Bell.

Show #36, Apr. 11th, 2006 - with Bridge Day organizer, Jason Bell.

Jumping in Weeping Water. LSPC is this month's featured dz. Donna prepares for her first jump. This week's pic of the week shows the view from 876' above the New River Gorge Bridge in Fayetteville, WV. The photo was taken at the end of a 16' diving board which sits next to a 10' wide "normal" launch platform. Photo by Jason Bell. Conversation with Bridge Day organizer Jason Bell. Listener email.
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Show #35, Apr. 4th, 2006 - with Bill Booth.

Show #35, Apr. 4th, 2006 - with Bill Booth.

Harrisonville boogie. Join our listener map at www.frappr.com/skydiveradio. Big thanks to Stephen Galinsky for creating the new Skydive Radio logo. Pic of the Week by Iwan van der Schoor: Alana Fulvio and Anita Grundherr exit the King Air over Bay Area Skydiving. Bill Booth talks about jumping at the North Pole. Win a 30 gig iPod from Dropzone.com. Darren Bull wins the Skydive Radio video contest. MS fundraiser in Wisconsin.
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Video Contest - Winning Video by Darren Bull

Video Contest - Winning Video by Darren Bull

March 2006 video contest winner. Video name - You Fly, We Can Hardly Fall Down. Video by - Darren Bull
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Show #34, Mar. 28th, 2006 - with USPA Chair, Mike Perry.

Show #34, Mar. 28th, 2006 - with USPA Chair, Mike Perry.

Bandwidth issues being resolved, thank you for your patience. Andrew out flies Stump. Become a Dropzone.com premiere member and get a chance to win a 30 gig iPod Video. Pic of the Week (photographer unknown): Misty Harmon makes her 500th jump as a tandem passenger with her boyfriend James Keeney over Skydive Wayne County in Richmond, IN. Conversation with USPA safety and training committee chair Mike Perry. Put a pin in our listener map at www.frappr.com/skydiveradio.
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Show #33, Mar. 21st, 2006 - with Brian Germain.

Show #33, Mar. 21st, 2006 - with Brian Germain.

Skydive Radio forms partnership with Dropzone.com. Stump flies in the wind tunnel. Pic of the Week by Javier Avila: Daniel Angulo swoops in for a landing at Skydive Cuautla, Mexico. Conversation with Brian Germain. Last week to enter the video contest. Put a push pin in our listener map at www.frappr.com/skydiveradio .
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Show #32, Mar. 14th, 2006 - with skydiving instructor, Jim Wallace.

Show #32, Mar. 14th, 2006 - with skydiving instructor, Jim Wallace.

Safety Day. Join the Skydive Radio Frappr map at www.frappr.com/skydiveradio. AFF tip from a recent graduate. Pic of the Week by Ryan Maher: jumpers enjoy a raft dive over the Florida Skydiving Center in Lake Wales, FL. Conversation with skydiving instructor Jim Wallace. Dublin Boogie this week. Video contest still running. Get your entries in by March 28th. We have an exciting announcement to make next week. Stay tuned.
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Show #31, Mar. 7th, 2006 - with tunnel instructor, Chris Gray.

Show #31, Mar. 7th, 2006 - with tunnel instructor, Chris Gray.

Happy birthday Hobbs! A jump story from Ixtapa. Pic of the Week by Kenny Jaworski: Kevin Brown enjoys a sit fly jump over Ixtapa, Mexico. Conversation with Skyventure Colorado tunnel instructor Chris Gray. Skydive Radio is running a new monthly segment called Dropzone of the Month.
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Show #30, Feb. 28th, 2006 - with Misionary pilot, Clyde Peters.

Show #30, Feb. 28th, 2006 - with Misionary pilot, Clyde Peters.

Another good weather weekend in Nebraska. Thailand perspectives from JW. Pic of the Week by Gary Thomas: a tandem prepares to land at Missouri River Valley Skydiving. Conversation with Clyde Peters.
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Show #29, Feb. 21st, 2006 - with USPA President Glenn Bangs.

Show #29, Feb. 21st, 2006 - with USPA President Glenn Bangs.

USPA to continue CRW awards. Pic of the Week by Daniel Angulo: a tandem pair joins a hybrid jump over Mexico. Conversation with USPA President Glenn Bangs. Next week, missionary pilot Clyde Peters talks about jumping into the amazon jungle.
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Show #28, Feb. 15th, 2006 - with BJ Worth of World Team.

Show #28, Feb. 15th, 2006 - with BJ Worth of World Team.

Stump's ski trip. Pic of the Week by Wendy Smith: the new world record 400-way completes over Thailand. Conversation with BJ Worth of World Team. Check out the dropzone.com photography and video forum for information on our video contest. Many thanks to those of you who have made donations. You make it possible for us to continue doing Skydive Radio.
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Show #27, Feb. 7th, 2006 - with Brian Germain and JW.

Show #27, Feb. 7th, 2006 - with Brian Germain and JW.

Stump sucks at poker. A story from Canada. World Team updates with JW. Pic of the Week by Stephen Galinsky: Steve Curtis lays out a landing at the Dropzone.com Holiday boogie at Eloy, AZ on December 31, 2005. Emotional factors with Brian Germain. Buy Brian's new book at www.bigairsportz.com. Skydive Radio video contest announced. Check www.dropzone.com photography and video forum for details.
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Show #26, Jan. 31st, 2006 - with Cheryl Stearns of Stratoquest.

Show #26, Jan. 31st, 2006 - with Cheryl Stearns of Stratoquest.

4-way from 4k. Another unfortunate tail number. World Team updates from JW. Hybrid Q and A. Pic of the Week by Darin Genereaux: Chris Armstrong hangs from Jason Lauer and Brian Halder over the Kansas State University Parachute Club in Wamego, KS on January 29, 2006. Conversation with Cheryl Stearns of Stratoquest. Order your copy of the 2005 Dollar Daze DVD from www.couchfreaks.com.
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Show #25, Jan. 24th, 2006 - with Chris Salcone of Guano Freefly Team.

Show #25, Jan. 24th, 2006 - with Chris Salcone of Guano Freefly Team.

Couchfreaks Christmas party and after hours festivities. Pic of the Week by Marc Hobbs: Waldo Morales steps off the Perrine Bridge in Twin Falls, ID. Conversation with Chris Salcone of Guano Freefly Team (www.guanofreefly.com).
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Show #24, Jan. 17th, 2006 - with great storyteller, Pat Works.

Show #24, Jan. 17th, 2006 - with great storyteller, Pat Works.

Good weather in Nebraska this weekend but Nick still can't swoop for shit. Listener emails and voicemails. Pic of the Week by Shane Migliore: Hans Paulsen, DZO of Skydive the Farm in Rockmart, GA, and his wife Sandy share a smooch. Conversation with Pat Works. New turbine dropzone opening in KC.
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Show #23, Jan. 10th, 2006 - with BJ Worth of World Team.

Show #23, Jan. 10th, 2006 - with BJ Worth of World Team.

Going away party for Jenn and Joel X, Nick and Chazi. Jack's shoe found in field. Stump is a "potty mouth". Pic of the Week by Gary Thomas: an unidentified jumper lands at an unidentified location at sunset. Conversation with BJ Worth of World Team (www.theworldteam.com').
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Show #22, Jan. 3rd, 2006 - with CRW record holder, Wendy Faulkner.

Show #22, Jan. 3rd, 2006 - with CRW record holder, Wendy Faulkner.

Congratulations to Sangiro from Dropzone.com on his recent marriage. Half of our dropzone is moving to Arizona. A bit more on handycam. You know your a skydiver when.... Pic of the Week by Mykel Poole: Jenni and Jonathan Martin make a wedding jump after being married in the Skyvan in January of 2003. Conversation with Wendy Faulkner (http://crwdog.servebeer.com). A bit of history on our club mascot, Elmo.
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Show #21, Dec. 27th, 2005 - Short show/various discussion.

Show #21, Dec. 27th, 2005 - Short show/various discussion.

Short show this week. Jack's shoes cost $40. Feedback tells us that most of you don't like "Handycam". Pic of the Week by Iwan van der Schoor: a jumper exits a balloon over Augusta, GA. We now have women's shirts, order yours today at www.skydiveradio.com. Merry Christmas!
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Show #20, Dec. 20th, 2005 - with flockers, BJ Alexander and Perry Trowbridge.

Show #20, Dec. 20th, 2005 - with flockers, BJ Alexander and Perry Trowbridge.

LSPC Christmas party. Pic of the Week by Perry Trowbridge: B.J. Alexander goes for a wingsuit flight over Stupino, Russia in 2003. Conversation with B.J. Alexander and Perry Trowbridge. What do you think about handycams?
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Show #19, Dec. 13th, 2005 - with Mike from realxstream.com.

Show #19, Dec. 13th, 2005 - with Mike from realxstream.com.

Big thanks to Greg for the early Christmas present. Bill O needs a better voice mail message. Thanks to Russell Powell for the tutorials. Pic of the Week by Daniel Angulo: Karin A., Laura E., and Licia T. over Skydive Cuautla, Mexico. Volcanoes Popocatepetl & Iztaccihuatl can be seen in the background. Interview with Mike from realxstream.com.
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Show #18, Dec. 6th, 2005 - with Brian Germain.

Show #18, Dec. 6th, 2005 - with Brian Germain.

Had a good time at the poker tourney. Catching up on voicemails. Pic of the Week by Rob Douthat: Hickey and Sharkey from team Shute Out get up close and personal on a CRW dive over Victoria, Australia. Conversation with Brian Germain. Send us your ideas for a Skydive Radio logo.
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Show #17, Nov. 29th, 2005 - Q and A with Bill Booth.

Show #17, Nov. 29th, 2005 - Q and A with Bill Booth.

Sorry about the website problems. We now have 300 gigs of bandwidth a month. Pic of the Week by Mark Ehrmantraut: Calder Chernoff goes for a jump with a giant snowball. Stump's new RV might not be all he hoped for. Question and answer session with Bill Booth.
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Show #16, Nov. 22nd, 2005 - with Bill Booth.

Show #16, Nov. 22nd, 2005 - with Bill Booth.

Superman and Gayle's reception party. Stump has a future dorkboard brother. Mike Hoy creams a cameraman from CMT. See the video at www.manifestmaster.com/video/corn.wmv. Pic of the Week by Scott Callantine: Aaron Evans makes a jump on his birthday at the end of 2004 over Blue Skies Skydiving in Bremerton, WA. Conversation with Bill Booth. Thanks for supporting Skydive Radio with your donations. Upcoming Skydive Radio poker tourney dates to be announced soon on dropzone.com bonfire forum.
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Show #15, Nov. 15th, 2005 - with BASE jumper, Nick DiGiovanni.

Show #15, Nov. 15th, 2005 - with BASE jumper, Nick DiGiovanni.

Doug turns 40 and Jenn continues to dis her husband. Email or voicemail us your weekend dropzone stories. Free jump for Gayle if she wants it. Pic of the Week by Zvika Mhauz: jumpers over Israel build a 12-way "Star of David." Conversation with Nick DiGiovanni. T-shirts are back in stock, order yours today.
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Show #14, Nov. 8th, 2005 - with Brian Germain.

Show #14, Nov. 8th, 2005 - with Brian Germain.

A few quick corrections. Jenn didn't come to Atlanta with us so Cory gets a T-shirt. Pic of the Week by Gary "Superfletch" Fletcher: Rick West takes topless Shayna Richardson on a tandem during the 25th annual Couchfreaks boogie. Conversation with Brian Germain. Listener Email. First mailing list contest winner announced. Skydive Radio now accepting donations and sponsors. Go to SkydiveRadio.com to help support the show.
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Show #13, Nov. 1st, 2005 -Live at Skydive Atlanta.

Show #13, Nov. 1st, 2005 -Live at Skydive Atlanta.

Our first "live on location" podcast from Skydive Atlanta in Thomaston, GA during the 7th annual Atlanta Freeflight Festival. Pick of the Week by Brian Buckland: Team Mandrin members Eric Deren, Jon Pinyon, Kyle Starck, Dave Brown, and videographer Brian Buckland. Conversations with Jon Pinyon and Eric Deren of Team Mandrin, Chris Spence from Roaming Dz.com, Scotty Carbone from the Carbonezone.com, and manufacturers including PD, Sunpath, and Ouragan Suits. Check out more photos at skydiveradio.com.
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Show #12, Oct. 25th, 2005 - with blind skydiver, John Fleming.

Show #12, Oct. 25th, 2005 - with blind skydiver, John Fleming.

Stump accepts his new name. Bego trip to Winterset. LSPC club competition. Pic of the Week by Jason Waller: Beeze Shaw, Mike Hainey, and Dave Nye release ashes of the late Chris Martin at Tennessee Skydiving Center on November 6, 2004. Mention Skydive Radio to get a 5 percent discount off aerobatic rides at redbaron.com.au. All proceeds go to Haley Martins education fund. Conversation with John Fleming (Blind John). Send us feedback on our bandwidth issues.
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Show #11, Oct. 18th, 2005 - with Birdman, Scott Campos.

Show #11, Oct. 18th, 2005 - with Birdman, Scott Campos.

Jen X's new shirt. New skydiving game. Skyride customer shows up at LSPC. Skydive Radio is taking the show on the road to Skydive Atlanta for the Atlanta Freefly Festival. Pic of the Week - tandem instructor Kevin Barrett exits the Twin Otter at Jumptown in Orange, MA with tandem student Paul Jackson. PJ Jackson, Paul's son is shooting video. Photo by Jeff Agard. Conversation with Scott Campos. Andrew Smith makes his first jump. Chris Martin memorial DVD available at Skydiveradio.com.
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Show #10, Oct. 11th, 2005 - with Kate Cooper (Jump for the Cause).

Show #10, Oct. 11th, 2005 - with Kate Cooper (Jump for the Cause).

Three generation skydive. Listener email. This week's photo is of the new 151-way women's world record formation skydive done at Perris Valley Skydiving. Photo by Paul Quade. Conversation with Kate Cooper from Jump for the Cause. Porter Crash in DeLand. NTSB report can be found at www.ntsb.gov. Book review of Skyflying Wingsuits in Motion.
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Show #9, Oct. 4th, 2005 - with freestyle champs, Karl and Merriah Eakins.

Show #9, Oct. 4th, 2005 - with freestyle champs, Karl and Merriah Eakins.

Stories from Skydive Iowa's Harvest Moon Boogie. Jenn X gets some payback. Porter crashes at Skydive Deland. John Farrington geeks the camera on a sunset CRW load on this weeks Pic of the Week. Photo by Wendy Faulkner. Conversation with Karl and Merriah Eakins. Contact Merriah for free coaching in freestyle at kmfreefly@msn.com. More talk on blind skydiving. Send us feedback on what you like and dislike about the show. We want to make it better for you!
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Show #8, Sept. 27th, 2005 - with Ted Strong.

Show #8, Sept. 27th, 2005 - with Ted Strong.

Cory listened to Skydive Radio. Skydive Radio 3-way rodeo dive. Skydive Arizona files law suit against Skyride, read all about it on dropzone.com. Pic of the Week - Zach goes for a ride on an inflatable balloon to recreate a scene out of the cult classic film Dr. Strangelove. Photo by Eric Boerger. Conversation with Ted Strong. Join the mailing list for some upcoming contests.
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Show #7, Sept. 20th, 2005 - with Joe Jennings (part 2).

Show #7, Sept. 20th, 2005 - with Joe Jennings (part 2).

Stories from the bar and Cypres Stump. Contest winner Wendy Faulkner. Pic of the week, Lori Thomas of Perris Valley Skydiving took this week's photo of an eyeball formation. In the center is blind skydiver John Fleming along with Dan BC and Dan'l Leviton. The jump was made as part of a fundraiser for the American Council of the Blind. The event raised over $8000 for the charity. Joe Jennings conversation (part 2). Cory won't listen to his own show.
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Show #6, Sept. 13th, 2005 - with Joy Drake and Joe Jennings (part 1)

Show #6, Sept. 13th, 2005 - with Joy Drake and Joe Jennings (part 1)

Call in contest extended for one more week. Pic of the week by Andrew Metcalfe: Kurt Marsan, Paul Biggerstaff, and Keith Paulsen build a tri-by-side over Chicagoland Skydiving on 9/3/05. Skydiveradio.com's online store is up and running. Order your T-shirts today to help support Skydive Radio. Conversation with Joy Drake. Conversation with Joe Jennings.
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Show #5, Sept. 7th, 2005 - with Mike Gruwell (Chuting Star Rigging)

Show #5, Sept. 7th, 2005 - with Mike Gruwell (Chuting Star Rigging)

Dollar Daze report. We love you Des Moines Skydivers! www.couchfreaks.com Dollar Daze CRW video of the Yo Mama's by "Doc" John Musgrave at http://manifestmaster.com/video/crw8.wmv. Pic of the week by Gary Thomas. Conversation with Mike Gruwell of Chuting Star Rigging about 1.800.Skyride. www.chutingstar.com. Update on Kansas Cessna Boogie. Update on Andrew Smith. Skydive Radio adds mailing list. Funny DZ story contest extended.
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Show #4, Aug. 30th, 2005 - General Discussions

Show #4, Aug. 30th, 2005 - General Discussions

Dave is jumping again after an injury. Steven makes his first wingsuit jump. Dollar Daze is this week! Pic of the week - John shows us how to finish off a swoop with grace. Photograph by Bill O. Jerry Eddens breaks Nebraska state record for jumps in a day and raises money for the American Cancer Society. Funny dz story contest. Skydive Radio now has t-shirts. 1-800-Skyride talk.
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Show #3, Aug. 23rd, 2005 - with renowned rigger, Dave DeWolf

Show #3, Aug. 23rd, 2005 - with renowned rigger, Dave DeWolf

Sorry about the web site problems.  www.dropzone.com is the world's single best source for skydiving information. You don't need an iPod to subscribe to the show. Pic of the week:  Melissa Newman sit flies over Skydive Elsinore. Photograph by JT Valente. More prizes coming up. Listener emails. Kansas Cessna Boogie. Conversation with Dave DeWolf. More on USPA awards. KFC calls in.  Check out her podcast at www.podchick.com. Andrew from the UK gets ready for first solo jump.
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Show #2, Aug. 15th, 2005 - with Melissa Nelson of Skydive Chicago

Show #2, Aug. 15th, 2005 - with Melissa Nelson of Skydive Chicago

Thanks so much for all the positive feedback. Less than a week and the show is being listened to in 18 different countries. Stump has a pilot chute in tow on a board jump. A club member gets smoked. First Pic of the Week winner: This week's photo was taken over Puerto Escondido Mexico on December 31st 2004. Photo by Daniel Angulo. Sorry, no bego bar crawl pics. Good Stuff DVDs up for grabs soon. A conversation with Melissa Nelson of Skydive Chicago. USPA awards being discontinued.
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Show #1, Aug. 9th, 2005 - Our very first show

Show #1, Aug. 9th, 2005 - Our very first show

Our first official podcast. Thanks to Lee Bowes for the intro music. More info on Lee and his band Willis at www.ilikewillis.com. Format overview for Skydive Radio. First email or voicemail played on show gets a free pair of Airfoil Goggles. First photo featured on Pic of the Week gets a free Dollar Daze 2004 DVD. Non-skydiving dropzone injuries. Bego bar crawl.
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