Static Line Parachute Jump

Product code: 1018402

3,000ft of solo Parachute jump - are you up to the ultimate challenge?

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If you have the nerve to go it alone then this two day course is the one for you. After one day of intensive training it's time to take to the skies. The pumping adrenalin that you will experience on your ascent only enhances the exhilaration you will feel after the jump. As for the jump itself, 3000ft of leisurely descent gives you plenty of time to admire the stunning views.
2 Day Course:
* Day 1 - Theoretical work and physical practice comprising of safety regulation education as well as comprehensive review of all sky diving techniques required to exit the aircraft and fall in a controlled manner.
* Day 2 - The jump is planned to take place. You will be provided with a skydivers jump suit to go over your clothes as well as a parachute system and radio. You should wear comfortable clothing such as a track suit and trainers, no heavy boots or street shoes.

This experience is available at 2 Locations:

  • Cumbria (North) - Grange over Sands
  • Nottinghamshire (Midlands) - Nottingham
Your voucher is valid for 10 months. Weight limits between centres will vary between 14.5 stone and 16 stone.Your weight will be checked on the day of the course. Important Fitness/Medical Notes: You will be required to complete and sign a 'Declaration of Fitness' to Parachute before training commences (this will be provided when your booking is confirmed). The minimum age for sport parachuting is 16 years. For those less than 18 years of age a separate signed letter of consent from a Parent or Guardian will be required before training commences. If you are 40 years of age or over you must obtain written approval from your Doctor on the 'Declaration of Fitness to Parachute ' form before commencing training - this can be found here.
You will also need a 'Declaration of Fitness to Parachute if you have suffered from any of the following: Previous fractures, back strain, arthritis and severe joint sprains. Chronic bronchitis, Asthma, Rheumatic fever, Pneumothorax, Liver or kidney disease, Thyroid, adrenal or other glandular disorder. Chronic ear or sinus disease or any condition which requires the regular use of drugs. Anaemia or have recently donated blood.
No person over the age of 50 years will normally be accepted for novice parachute training, other than for Tandem Skydives, where high ages may be acceptable. Exceptions to this rule may be allowed if the candidate either has previous experience or is of a high standard of fitness and can convince the Instructor of that fitness.
You will not be allowed to undertake parachute training if you have ever suffered from any of the following medical conditions, unless you and your Doctor have obtained the prior approval of the Medical Advisor to the British Parachute Association (who may be contacted via the address on the 'Declaration of Fitness ' form which is available from us):
Epilepsy, fits, severe head injury, recurrent blackouts or giddiness, disease of the brain or nervous system, high blood pressure, heart or lung disease, recurrent weakness or dislocation of any limb, diabetes, mental illness, drug or alcohol addiction.
Customers wishing to go to the Nottingham or Cumbria venues will need to pay a compulsory BPA membership fee of approximately £20 on the day of their experience.
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out of this world If anyone has the nerves or brave enough i would recommend a static line parachute its a fantastic experience . 13 April 2013
Amazing Experience I received this gift as a Christmas present and was both thrilled and terrified. The training took place at Flookburgh airfield and was very thorough. The staff were lovely and explained everything in great detail. Unfortunately it was too windy for us to jump on the same day so I had to return. Following a couple of visits which were either too windy or too cloudy I finally had a beautiful day. I was taken through the basics again before going up,up and away. I was the only static line jumper on that particular plane. The instructor talked all the way up and the view out of the plane was lovely. Then PANIC! The door opened and out I leapt. I was so busy panicking I forgot the basics for a few seconds then it all kicked in (by which time the parachute was open!) It was truly amazing. The view was spectacular and it was so peaceful. The ground instructor talked to me when necessary and it was a great, easy landing. I was like a Cheshire cat. I just wanted to run around squealing like a big kid. I would've loved to go back up there and then. Fab, Fab, Fab. Go for it. If I can do it anyone can. (No I'm not good at heights or standing close to the edge of anything) :-) Wow wow wow!!! Loved it! 20 February 2013
Liked the fact I got trained how to parachute jump properly. Jump was peaceful views stunned me. 16 November 2010
Hi just wanted to let you know what an amazing time I had on my static line parachure jump. I didn't want to do the tandem skydive so this seemed liek a good option and I'm really pleased I asked for it for my 21st! The instructors are really good and make you feel comfortable with what you'll be doing with the parachute and how to land. No complaints at all! 16 November 2010
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