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28-way Competition

Brian Knight 28wayWelcome to the 28-way sequential information page. Since 2005, we at Skydive Hibaldstow have been hosting the UK's largest formation skydiving sequential competition. On average 4 to 5 teams of 28 enthusiastic jumpers come to the dropzone every summer for a friendly but competitive bigway competition.

The 2013 dates are booked in for the 29th and 30th June.


Competition Format
The annual 28-way sequential competition follows a very similar format to that of 4-way or 8-way. All formations must be completed for a point to be scored. There are 6 rounds and a pool of dives which are randomly chosen from a hat.

The pool of 28way formations is split in easy, medium and hard classes. So the competition starts with easier warm-up dives and works forward to formations called Unimpossible!


Take Part

The team captains for 2013 are Dave West with team Hibnosis, Dave Lewis with Herding Cats and 2 other teams captained by Billy Payne / Brian Cumming and Gordon Hodkinson / Guy Wright. These teams are usually invitational, however there are often late competitors who have to drop out, so you can already register your interest by sending us an