Skydiving India:Karnal,Mysore,Schedule1:30 AM
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It is as if the air felt alive.The beginners jumped with enthusiasm only a few sport can provide.The feeling of Yes We did it was real and incomparable But then,amidst the doubts in their mind on will they or won't they,they emerged as the Skydiving warriors of today.The Deesa camp came to an end with full on adventure yesterday.Not many know,that Skydiving is happening in India for quite a while now. Skyriders,a division of Kakini Enterprises,is where I work these days and where I have been working from past 9 months apart from Blogging has inspired many people to take up the sport.Skydiving in India is now a rage.It is what every daring youth is upto these days and even retired professionals.
But till now,I get the same old questions,how safe is it?And I have the same old answer just like every another adventure sport.The safety standards are of Skyriders prime importance,because every life is precious.But people wouldn't believe,the questions wouldn't stop.Some say,they have heard it for the first time.Blame the internet.Last year Kakini Enteprises celebrated Dhana Anniversary Camp where my Manager,Aanchal cut the cake mid-air to celebrate the occasion.Such is the passion.Let's take you to a quick overview of the camp in Deesa and upcoming camps in Karnal and Mysore,India.
WHAT DOES SKYDIVING MEAN?
sky·div·ing The sport of jumping from an aircraft and performing acrobatic maneuvers in the air under free fall before landing by parachute. Synonyms: Parachutism
SKYDIVING IN INDIA,COURSES
In Tandem jump, participant is connected via a harness to the instructor. The instructor guides the participant through the whole jump from exit through free fall, piloting the canopy, and landing. The participant needs only minimal instruction before making a tandem jumping is carried out at 10,000 - 11,000 ft.Few Hours of training is required for participant
In Static jump, participant jumps alone with the parachute, and the parachute is deployed immediately after leaving the plane, regardless of actions taken or not taken by the parachutist. One instructor is in the aircraft who assist in jumping from the aircraft, and other who is on ground helps in landing by giving instructions through radio contact. Jump is carried out at 4000 - 4500 ft.Participant undergoes 1.5 days of training
AFF(Accelerated Free Fall)
AFF is an intermediate level course.The criteria for an AFF is If a person wants to do an AFF or a Tandem AFF,he needs to either complete 2 Static lines or 1 Tandem before. Tandem AFF: Is an AFF where you will have a full day training.The next day would be your jump with the instructor piggy backing you,but you would be the one handling all operations,i.e opening of parachute,landing etc. AFF: Two instructors jump along with you(not piggy backing you) and they help you maintain position mid air,and let you go.
SKYDIVING IN INDIA NEXT CAMP DATES
We,at Skyriders believe in making the sport accessible to as many civilians as possible.So in the span of last 2 years,we have conducted Camps in Dhana,Pondicherry,Baramati,Mysore and now two new additions are Karnal and Deesa.
Who's going next?!
Camp:Behind the Scenes
Venue Karnal,Haryana(2 Hours from Delhi)
25th - 27th Oct Static , INR 16500(training) + 500 video(optional)
31st Oct - 2nd Nov Static , INR 16500(training) + 500 video(optional)
22nd Oct - 2nd Nov , Tandem(INR 29500) + 4000 video(optional)
Accelerated free fall INR 29500(jump) + 4000 video(optional)
25th - 27thoct
30th - 31st oct
Venue Mysore(2 Hours from Bangalore)
1 Nov - 18 Nov Tandem Jumps , INR 27500(training) + 4000 video(optional)
8th -10th,15th - 17th Nov,Static Jumps,INR 16500(training) + 500 video(optional)
Tandem assisted free fall INR 29500(jump) + 4000 video(optional)
8th nov - 10th nov ,15th nov -17th nov
Interested??Ping me at email@example.com or call me at 09986703994 to book your slots.