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Interested in learning more about skydiving? Have a lot of questions before making your first jump? Considering becoming a licensed skydiver?

You've come to the right place! Our experienced team has created a collection of skydiving articles designed to inform and answer our students' most common questions.

View the articles below to learn more about skydiving, safety, training, upcoming events and information about our community in Parys.

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  • Parys

    Parys

    There can be little to beat the thrill of skydiving from an aircraft above the awe-inspiring landscape of the World's seventh, South African Heritage Site.

    January 24, 2019
  • The History of Skydiving

    The History of Skydiving

    Mankind has always been fascinated by the idea of flight, but gravity proved to be a problem and kept people on the ground. There had to be a way around it!

    October 26, 2018
  • How to become a qualified skydiver

    How to become a qualified skydiver

    If you've ever wanted to experience the adrenalin of solo skydiving and mastering the skill of flying, here is more information on how you can become qualified.

    October 4, 2018
  • Tandem Skydive with Skydive Parys

    Tandem Skydive with Skydive Parys

    Jumping out of an aeroplane from 10 000 - 11 000 feet in the air is an adrenalin-filled experience that you will never forget.

    July 31, 2018
  • Parachute Packer to Qualified Skydiver

    Parachute Packer to Qualified Skydiver

    Celestie Stemmet, Parachute Packer to Qualified Skydiver

    November 15, 2017
  • Important health factors for Sport Skydivers

    Important health factors for Sport Skydivers

    The sport you practice is what is called an extreme sport or high risk sport. Studies have shown that the risks do not completely arise from the sport or its rules and regulations, but from the way it is practiced.

    September 14, 2016
  • Want to Learn to Skydive Solo

    Want to Learn to Skydive Solo

    Skydive Solo with Skydive Parys. The AFF skydiving course is designed to teach you to skydive quickly and safely using the latest training techniques.

    September 14, 2016
  • Adventure List: Top Things To Do Around Johannesburg

    Adventure List: Top Things To Do Around Johannesburg

    This is the ultimate adventure list for things to do around Johannesburg! We asked skydivers from the area for their top adventure activities and came up with this list of great things for adventure seekers to do in Johannesburg.

    February 18, 2016
  • Things To Do in Parys

    Things To Do in Parys

    Looking for things to do in Parys? Here's our list of Top Things To Do in Parys.

    February 10, 2016
  • The Health Benefits of Skydiving

    The Health Benefits of Skydiving

    Many people have skydiving on their bucket list, but few are aware that skydiving can be beneficial physiologically.

    February 6, 2016
  • Why skydive in Parys?

    Why skydive in Parys?

    Skydive Parys is a unique and unusual drop zone because it is situated in a World Heritage site, the Vredefort Dome!

    February 1, 2016

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