Tag Archives: RAPS

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

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

A Guide to Category System

The CS (‘Category System’) static line course is the most popular (and affordable) way for students to learn to skydive. You will start with an intensive ground school course, before making your first ever solo parachute descent. From here, the

Second lot of RAPS ‘victims’

Today we saw our second syndicate of the year of RAPS students taking their first jump course. Sadly, due to high winds, there was no jumping all weekend but we hope to see everyone back and up in the air in the