Category Archives: News

Bulletin – 17th February 2014

Hello Skydivers! We’ve had a pretty uneventful/diabolical start of the year, but finally had an awesome jumping day on Sunday, so it looks like the weather’s on its way up. There’s some really exciting updates in this bulletin, including another

Notice of Upcoming Committee Meeting

Hi All, Hope you’ve all had a lovely holiday and the exams have not been too full on! Just to let you know that we’re having our first committee meeting of the year on Wednesday evening, so if there are any issues/feedback

Bulletin – November 28th 2013

Hi everyone, Well done to everyone who jumped last weekend. We are really pleased to see so many of you progressing – you’ll be qualified in no time! Remember that the Mark Dare Award for the most progressed student jumper

Bulletin – November 21st 2013

Hi everyone, Loads of important news this week… 1 – This weekend at Dunkeswell The weather looks good enough for jumping this weekend! Comment on the facebook event and we will try to organise lifts down for you. This might be

Bulletin – November 14th 2013

Hi Everyone, Good news! Our RAPS students have finally made it off the ground (literally!). Groups were jumping over the weekend and we even managed to get some people jumping today before the cloud came in. We are hoping to

Training Complete! (All we need now is the weather….)

We’ve had a bitter-sweet start to the skydiving year, with lots of exciting new training but no jumping as of yet. In the last three weeks, we’ve trained 36 RAPS students and 3 AFF students to be ready for their

Bulletin – October 14th 2013

Hello skydivers of past and present! Here’s the very first bulletin email of the year. There’s lots of information here, so make sure you read through carefully and don’t miss anything! 1 – Move to Dunkeswell 2 – Halloween Party!

We’re moving to Dunkeswell!

White Beech99 at Dunkeswell

As of November 2013, Bristol University Skydiving Club will begin to relocate our home drop-zone to Dunkeswell Airfield (Skydive UK Ltd). The decision to move has not been an easy one, but the transfer will allow us to keep our

Skydiving Freshers 2013

Thanks to everyone who came along to the Freshers’ Fair on Thursday. It was great to meet so many exciting potential new skydivers, we look forward to jumping out of aeroplanes with you. We’re holding a welcome event on Monday

#StartBristolUni and Learn to Skydive!

We’ve launched our 2013 Freshers’ Campaign, inviting more people to get involved and learn to skydive. If you’re coming to Bristol (or coming back) this September, we’d love you to join Bristol University Skydiving Club and be part of the