About Our Skydiving Centre
Welcome to Skydive Hibaldstow, we are a professional and experienced parachute centre based near Brigg in North East Lincolnshire UK. With amazing clubhouse facilities and an excellent cafe and bar, your experience here will be second to none.
We offer Tandem skydives, AFF training courses for complete beginners, as well as Team Training for serious competition teams and have hosted annually the British Skydiving National Championships in 4 and 8 Way Formation Skydiving. The biggest competition in the UK Skydiving calendar.
Skydive Hibaldstow is part of the Swallow Group of drop zones based at Skydive Hibaldstow, Skydive Spain and Skydive Algarve. Skydive Hibaldstow started in operation over 28 years ago. Since then, the drop zone has become one of the UK and Europe’s largest drop zones. Skydive Hibaldstows sister drop zone, Skydive Spain, opened its doors in 2002 and Skydive Algarve became part of the Swallow Group in 2014.
Why Choose Us
There are many skydiving centres (Parachute Training Organisations) in the UK and Europe which offer jumping courses, so why should you choose Skydive Hibaldstow?
Firstly, we are the largest UK skydiving centre offering skydives from 15,000ft – one of the highest in the UK and Europe. We are not associated with any other UK drop zone and have the largest fleet of fast climbing aircraft.
We are a British Skydiving affiliated centre. This means we operate our centre to the highest standards in safety. It is a well-known fact that to become a parachuting instructor under British Skydiving, you have to pass the hardest instructional system in the world.
A Few More Reasons
Why you should choose us to jump with us, whether doing a Tandem, wanting to learn to skydive on an AFF course or for the serious team that what to seriously train for competitions around the world.
- Some of our instructors are British Skydiving Examiners. They help to develop the sport and set new standards in safety.
- The instructors at our centre have combined jump numbers in excess of 30,000 jumps and over 75 years experience.
- We have been the host to the British National Championships in skydiving for 25 years.
- We have the best team training facilities in the UK and Europe offering fast aircraft, efficient manifesting, team briefing rooms, onsite accommodation and much more
- We have 2 wind tunnels within easy reach of the DZ.
- If you are looking for high altitude skydiving, then Skydive Hibaldstow is the best place to jump. We fly up to 15,000ft with our fleet of turbine aircraft.
- The manifesting system at the dropzone is recognised as one of the most efficient in the country. We specialise in a speedy turnarounds, which results in less waiting time on the ground. Many formation skydiving teams choose to train at our centre in preparation for the National Championships which are held here.
- The location of the dropzone is on an old World War II airfield. Consequently, we have a large area to land and few hazards.
- We offer a photo and video package for our Tandem and Level 1 AFF customers. This involves a cameraman being allocated to you for the duration of your jump, taking photos and video footage throughout. This is all edited together and put onto a USB stick for you to take home and enjoy.
- Our on-site cafe and bar, offers hot and cold food as well as alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. There is a large comfortable seating area inside as well as picnic benches outside for your spectators to watch your jump.
- Our centre has a large bunkhouse facility offering a variety of rooms for any budget. Our rooms have from 1 to 8 beds so we can accommodate groups if you’re looking to bring your friends along.
- Free shower facilities are also available and you can relax in our on-site bar in the evening.
- If you are looking for something a bit different to celebrate an event, then maybe skydiving is for you. Corporate events, sales events, stag weekends, hen weekends and activity breaks.