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We're waiting for the crazy times to begin and maybe... just maybe they are coming! Shy of a little...
A busy weekend again for the DZ with Stuberts BOOTie camp bringing in 20 jumpers to learn the very...
Beautiful weather was forecast for this weekend and the weather gods did not disappoint everybody...

Experienced Skydivers

Experienced Skydiving Information

2way Freefly trainingSkydive Hibaldstow prides itself on catering to all levels of skydivers and having a busy event calendar. We have full time coaches and organizers as well as various world class coaches running events throughout the year. These include small formation skydiving and freefly group events, big way skydiving events, records attempts, tracking dives, hybrid jumps, canopy formation, wing suiting and team training events.

We also have a full time events co-coordinator and FS organizer and coach to accommodate all skydivers, but especially the newly qualified A-license students. His role is to enhance your whole skydiving experience while skydiving, but also on the ground during those bad weather days; and also in the evening providing entertainment and hosting various games and challenges.


AAD Announcement

Skydive Hibaldstow has become an automatic activation device (AAD) mandatory dropzone. We believe that the use of an AAD has now become an essential safety requirement for skydiving. All tandem, AFF or Static Line equipment comes fitted with AAD.

Exceptions: Solo hop and pop jumps made for the purpose of ‘CP’ or high performance landings and Canopy Formation jumps, both with the prior approval of the CCI. 


When Can I Jump?

  • Nov to Feb - Wed-Sun
  • Mar to May and Sep to Oct - Wed-Mon
  • Jun to Aug - Open 7 days a week

Check out our diary for specific weeks from September - May when we are open 7 days per week.


Facilities

  • Bigway organisingA large fleet of fast turbine aircraft - Dornier G92 (15 place), Cessna Grand Caravan C208,  Cessna Supervan C207 and SMG-92 Turbo Finist
  • Team training rooms
  • Large screen TV's
  • Mid-week jumping
  • Fast turnaround
  • Affordable bunkhouse accommodation and hot showers
  • An on-site rigging loft to deal with any emergency
Witht he hardcore arriving early, it was great to see so may jumpers keen to jump and with the best...
Congratulations to Wendy Pugh who scored her FS1.  She's worked hard with her coach Jack...
A bold weekd for Hibaldstow as we tried to put large groups through small gaps in the weather but,...
A few shots from Stu's group today. 
A very busy night for the Foundry crew at Airkix.  All mixed up, from AFF coaching to 6-way...
A blow-out weekend for weather at Hibaldstow, but still, some flyers turn up. One such group are...
Another hottie! Saturday was a slow start, but  when it broke the DZ wasa fury of energy and...
Check out our latest video video from the Formation Foundry.  Some of the best and worst of...

Why not take the opportunity to use our fantastic facilities for team training:-

  • Fast Aircraft
  • Efficient manifest
  • Train from 15,000ft
  • Train from the aircraft used at the National Championships
  • Large packing & Creeper areas
  • Team Packers can be arranged
  • Debriefing facilities
  • Onsite cafe & bar (limited opening midweek)
  • Onsite accommodation
  • Open 7 days per week in summer (closed Tuesdays March-May and Mon & Tue in Winter)

Please apply to the DZ for team rates for the 2014 season.


More Information

For those teams who can, there is the opportunity to do back-to-back skydives. For those not able to, the turn around is very quick and so you can still get plenty of jumps in at a fast rate.

Using the competition aircraft climbing up to competition height 15,000ft in under 13 minutes, our efficient manifesting system enables teams to train as intensively as they wish.