4th of July Boogie

4th of July Boogie

June 30th - July 3rd in the Sky! July 4th at the Lake! REGISTER HERE by June 25th for $15 OFF! (Registration Includes T-shirt, Saturday Night Dinner and Swag!) Friday, June 30th - Jumping, setup camping, pay boogie fee - Potluck dinner - Jell-O shot twister - Bring Your Burnables Bonfire. Bring something nontoxic to light on FIRE! Saturday, July 1st - Breakfast burritos and orange juice or coffee for $3. Served from 7am to 10am by Melissa! - High-Altitude jumps from 7am until 9am (Sign up Friday night). - RW and Free Fly Organizing - Just ask Manifest! - SKYDIVING BINGO!!! - BBQ Dinner at 7:30pm. - Night Jumps! - Bring your Glow Sticks and Strobe! - “Signature Drink Making Competition” with Veronica - Bright Sparkly Fire Things in the sky… - Sleep Out on the GREEN! Sunday, July 2nd - Breakfast Burritos: 7am - 10am - Red, White, and Blue themed jumps throughout the day. - Jump Wheel - Spin the Wheel and do the jump it demands! - RW and Free Fly Organizing! - Sunset Formation Load! Monday, July 3rd - Jumps!!! - Sunset Formation Load - Swoop (AKA Land Safely-ish) And Chug! Tuesday, July 4th Come to Priest Lake - Jumping at Priest Lake on July 6th-7th! (Must have B License)   CLICK HERE TO...
Memorial Weekend ala carte Boogie 2017

Memorial Weekend ala carte Boogie 2017

No Boogie Fee! Aircraft = 182 & Caravan Want a shirt, hat, leggings? Gear Up! We have a variety of Skydive West Plains gear ranging in price from $10 to $50. Friday, May 26th: Setup camp, sign your waiver, and start jumping! Saturday, May 27th: Sanders Big Ways Cindy/Doc RW Onsie Jumps Hoop Jumps Mr. Potato Head Jumps 7pm - Lasagna/Salad/French Bread - Crock Pot Lasagna!!! $10 9:30pm - Night Jumps: Don’t forget to get a red and green glow stick as well as a strobe. You must be B-license qualified to participate Sunday, May 28th: Sanders Big Ways Cindy/Doc RW Theme Jumps - Best from Category gets free jump Sunset Swoop N’ Chug Traditional Potluck Dinner: Please bring an item of substance to share with one another. Bad Skydiving Movies - Yes! Join us as we watch some of the worse Skydiving movies that were ever created including Point Break, Point Break remake, Drop Zone and Fandango Monday, May 29th: Memorial Formation Load Jumping for as long as there are jumpers around to fill up airplanes ALL events are contingent upon the interest of the jumpers/participants. We are a Burble DZ now, so if you would like to streamline your check-in process, you can go to burblesoft.com, create an account as a “SPORT JUMPER”, login to your account and click the “sign a waiver” option. The waiver will only work through a browser, not the smart-phone...

Flight-1 Canopy Course

Maxine Tate is teaching Flight 101 & 102 at Skydive West Plains on 30 & 31 July! Whether this is your first canopy course or if it’s been a while since you gave some love to the nylon above your head, refresh your knowledge and get reacquainted with your canopy. You will learn the fundamental skills needed to pilot your canopy safely, and practice drills that you will utilize throughout your skydiving life. AND…that’s not all! Flight 101 & 102 courses will satisfy the requirements for USPA’s Canopy Piloting Proficiency Card for your B license and go way above and beyond them. Flight 101 - Saturday 30 July Flight 102 - Sunday 31 July Cost per course is $175 plus 5 hop n pops. To join, sign up here: 101 - http://flight-1.com/sport/certification/courses/view/1891 102 - http://flight-1.com/sport/certification/courses/view/1892 1. To register for this course, please register by using the links above. Once you have completed your on-line registration with Flight-1; 2. Please contact the drop zone to make the payment by telephone at (509) 838-5867 or by email at...

2016 Night Jumps #2

Calling all B, C, D or Pro licensed jumpers that would like to do… Night Jumps!!! Bring your favorite Footie PJ’s and let’s play ’til the sun goes down…and then some! Join the event on Facebook to save your spot! Spectators welcome but must be an experienced solo skydiver to make the leap! ALL JUMPERS MUST HAVE: A light visible for at least three statute miles displayed from opening until the jumper is on the ground (an FAA requirement for protection from aircraft) Lighted altimeter Clear goggles Flashlight to check canopy Red and Green Chem Lights  Whistle a. to warn other jumpers under canopy b. for after landing to signal other jumpers c. to aid rescuers in locating a lost or injured jumper Cycle the automatic activation device to ensure it is within the time-frame operational limits for the night jump. Please review section 6-4 of the...