Wednesday, 02 March 2016 15:15
The Minutes of the 2016 Plenary are now published on this website.
Find them either under the Documents - Meetings - 2016 Frankfurt - Minutes, menu link or
About Us - Meetings - 2016 Frankfurt - Minutes.
The Competition Rules for each competative discipline are also now published and available for downloading from this website.
Again, follow the menu trail from Documents - Sporting Codes and Competition Rules - then by Discipline.
Tuesday, 09 February 2016 12:28
Following a request from the Organiser, the Bureau made its second Interim Bureau Decision.
The revised Competition Rules are available on this website. Documents : Sporting Code and Competiton Rules : Canopy Piloting:
Sunday, 07 February 2016 12:30
April 10 2017
Birth of a New Event
the FAI World Swoop Freestyle Championships
The IPC Bureau is very pleased to announce the signature of the Memorandum of Understanding between the FAI (President Frits Brink and Secretary General Susanne Schöder) and the Danish company A Sports, represented by Mr. George Patrick Stribling Blythe; this is in regard to the creation of the Event: FAI World Swoop Freestyle Championships, to be run in a Formula 1 format. It will consist of 20 selected and invited Swoop Freestyle Competitors who will compete over a 2 day period.
The first competition is already arranged for the 25th and 26th August 2017 to take place in Kopenhagen Harbour (Denmark).
The final details of the rules, and conduct of the event are currently being worked on.
January 6 2017
A great way to start a new Year
IPC Breaking News: 6000th jump completed at Skydive City, Zephyrhills on January 6, 2017.
if you do not recognize this guy……..
: ……you may recognize EXI (Dr. Rainer Hoenle) the President of the International Parachuting Commission.
Photo-Shoot -: Lars Fallesen, Norway, provider of the helmet to showcase this milestone jump.
Prague Crowned the First World Champions in Indoor Skydiving - Two of the titles were Won by the French
Thursday, 05 November 2015 11:15
On 23rd and 24th October, Prague became the venue for the first ever World Championships in Indoor Skydiving. This dynamic sport, which belongs to the official air sports family for only a year and a half, hosted 202 flyers from 23 countries. The 1st FAI Indoor Skydiving World Championships 2015 were fought in several categories within four disciplines. The most precious laurels were brought home by the French, who triumphed twice. The World Champions are also Finns, Poles, Swiss, Americans and Belgians.
Monday, 02 November 2015 17:46
All the Formation Skydiving Judged videos are now available on the IPC YouTube site - and the Solo Freestyle will be added to the playlists tonight.
All results are available for Formation Skydiving and Solo Freestyle in PDF printable format on the IPC Results site.
Dynamic Results are available here
Monday, 28 September 2015 11:34
At the recent FAI General Conference held in Rotterdam, Martin Jarrett was awarded the Breitling Youngster Award in recognition of his outstanding achievemnets.
Read the interview he gave to Faustine Carrerra, FAI Communication Manager
Monday, 28 September 2015 11:11
All the competition videos (Formation Skydiving 228) (Artistic Events 135) and now uploaded to the IPC YouTube site and are arranged in playlists.
In Round FS 8-Way Aerodyne Maubeuge (France) broke the European Record (awaiting ratification) with 30 points. Many National Records were also broken, notably The Netherlands and Qatar/