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Two jumps for the price of one

Most people think that skydiving is a dangerous sport. I do not, especially when looking at statistics. Chances of something going wrong are relatively low, but unfortunately the consequences of an accident can be quite severe. The odds that you … Continue reading

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Finally Licensed :)

Last weekend I finally completed my parachuting A-license according to British standards. Unfortunately I cannot present you any video footage of it, so I decided to upload a video of Kritter (my instructor) and me bumping into each other in … Continue reading

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Goodbye Houston

It’s been a week now since I had to leave Houston. From there I flew to Berlin, visited a conference of Naval Architects and caught up with my friends from home. On Tuesday I left again, but this time for … Continue reading

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Let’s go play!

Saturday presented superb weather and so I decided to drive out to the dropzone and proceed in my skydiving training. My instructor – Kritter – was awesome as always. Here is a little run-through on how we prepare for a … Continue reading

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Skydiving

Some day in early November the Houston Hash House Harriers decided to do a group skydive. It was the first time I had jumped in about 10 years and I loved it! So I decided to start the STP program … Continue reading

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fall is just around the corner…

Apparently we had a huge thunderstorm last night, but as usual I slept right through it Nevertheless this is the first rain we had in about 2 months. According to the weather forecast the summer seems to be over. No … Continue reading

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