5 Things You Can Do Today To Become A Better Canopy Pilot
If you want to be the best skydiver you can be, you have to focus on your canopy skills. Once the canopy is fully functioning is when the true challenge of skydiving begins. And becoming a better canopy pilot is an ongoing battle that even the most talented skydivers are constantly fighting.
The good news is there are a number of skydiving tricks you can put to use immediately to start becoming a better canopy pilot. Here are 5 quick tips.
Make sure to video your landings – …
Skydiving – An Exciting Experience
Today, life has become very fast and we have no time to enjoy some recreational activity. This thing becomes more severe in case of adults. This is not the sole reason behind boring life of adults. You know well that in our areas, the recreational opportunities are only for children and adults have nothing to do even in some vacations or spare time. Actually, men want such an activity in their spare time, which would be not only full of fun, but adventurous as well. By keeping this thing in view, many such activities have …
Why Skydiving Is Fun for All Ages
It is rare that children skydive, but they do it. Even the interest amongst the elderly is increasing because they want the exhilarating, life-changing experience that skydiving offers them. Jumping out of an airplane with a parachute on their back is the ultimate risk and, for a short while, gives a feeling of freedom never before known.
Children can engage in skydiving with their family. Some parents may be edgy about letting their child engage in the sport, but some enjoy spending this time with their children. It is an activity where …
The Thrill of Indoor Skydiving
Many thrill seekers have found indoor skydiving to be an exhilarating experience. They enjoy the wind in their faces while feeling as though they have just jumped from an airplane. There is little danger associated with this type of skydiving, so it has become a popular adventure during many family vacations.
What is Indoor Skydiving?
Indoor skydiving is modeled to simulate actual skydiving. Instead of jumping from a plane, visitors are placed in a vertical wind tunnel. Air vents are located in the floor and allow strong air streams to go up through the tunnel. …
Want to Skydive?
Today, skydiving is considered as a popular extreme sport across the globe. You will see skydiving showcased in movies, television, in action movies, practical applications, reality TV shows, soda commercials, and military activities. People are lured to skydive because of the extreme nature of the sport – the exhilaration and the adrenaline rush it brings. Others are fascinated with the thought that you are able to dominate your movements while you hurl towards earth like crazy then float onto the ground with grace. People who are into skydiving are considered as daredevils because they participate in such …
Can You Dive With a Thyroid Disorder?
Thyroid problems can gravely affect the metabolism and body function. Therefore, if you want to learn scuba diving but concerned about thyroid conditions, you might want to learn how these problems can influence your planned activities.
The Thyroid Gland
The thyroid is an essential gland that secretes thyroxin, a hormone that helps control the rate of burning carbohydrates or commonly known as metabolic rate. In excess quantities, it causes hyperthyroidism or thyrotoxicosis and too little secretion causes hypothyroidism or myxedema.
• In hyperthyroidism, heart and respiratory rate increases, body weight decreases and too …
Open Water Certification Is The Kindergarten Of The Scuba Diving Education Process
In every new adventure through life we start at a beginning point, and learn our way to skilled success through experience and formal education.
The first formal learning experience for most of us comes at the age of five or so when our parents enroll us into kindergarten class. It’s our first structured step for gaining social skills, and preparing our minds for the educational process.
When we leave the kindergarten phase we start into the school levels where we receive the basic knowledge necessary to enter into …