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Start Skydiving 4 09 2012

News from Start Skydiving:

Matt Harvey completed his tandem rating while Doug Lingner worked with Chris ‘Ditch’ Nunn on the tandem I/E course, Congratulate Matt and Doug.  We sent up 36 loads this week, 11 new AFF students were on those loads making their first jumps.

Ohio Numbers 02 – 08 April 2012:

  • Slots: 427
  • Loads: 36
  • Tandem: 82
  • AFF: 11
  • Fun Jumpers Slots: 168


“Record March @ Start Skydiving”

  • Total No. slots: 1,008
  • Lifts:      84
  • AFF 20
  • Tandem 153
  • Video 73
  • Handycam 32
  • Fun jumpers Slots  592

2012 Work Stinks! Boogie

Events are emerging for the 2012 Work Stinks! Boogie and you will want to be a part of it!

John Hart III at Start Skydiving

Mel Johnson always HAPPY!!

Arianna Williams and Matt Harvey.

Sunset Tandem

Kyle Whittier swoops past the wind blade. Photo by Alex Hart.

Girls just want to have fun

Raleigh McClain, Andy Kemp and Emily MacDonald. Photo By Eric Boerger.

Construction Update @ Start Skydiving!  

“Construction is underway”

Hard at work

Separate Traffic

New Flag

Hallway Update

New Wall In Main Hanger FBO.

New Sign’s


SALUTING OUR MILITARY: 

Michael Berry, 47, is a major who resides in West Chester Twp. He has been in the National guard for the last 20 years and counting. He was deployed (he volunteer to be deployed) with the Army in 2003 to Operation Iraqi freedom Deployment and again in 2008 , he’s been deployed several times nationwide, including hurricane Katrina and other major disasters.

Major Michael Berry

David Hart And USAF

Here are a few good links:

Start Skydiving YouTube
Start Skydiving Live Load List
United States Parachute Association
Start Skydiving Newsletter sign-up

News from Start Skydiving Florida:

The weather has been amazing lately and people have been taking advantage of it. Our weekday business continues to be very strong. The Aircraft typically flying until sunset All week long. We have been running full-throttle at Start Skydiving Florida lately.

That being said – don’t forget to show support for us by Liking us on Facebook and leaving 5-star reviews on our Google Places page: Start Skydiving Florida. Every little bit helps get our name out there!

Linda with Lonnie Kirk over Start Skydiving Florida.

Chandi, Maralyn and Adrani At Start Skydiving Florida.

Brian with Clint A. Leighton at Start Skydiving Florida.

Linda with Lonnie Kirk at Start Skydiving Florida.

Tina ” I LOVE YOU MAMA” — with Dan Treeman at Start Skydiving Florida.

Patti  — with Thomas at Start Skydiving Florida.

Sidney with Treeman

Kimberly and Lisa Watts

Erica and Treeman Over Start Skydiving

Travis, Lonnie and Clint @ Start Skydiving Florida

News from Team Fastrax:

TEAM NOTES:

The jump for Dayton Dragons 05 April 2012 was “outstanding” Team Fastrax Video By “Bud”

  • John Hart “Streamer”
  • Dan Paganini “Flag”
  • Bud Prenatt “Game Ball”
  • John Harth “RoofMan”
  • Jeff Anderson Pilot and Ken Rieder Co-Pilot
  • Gary Holden Ground Crew Helping on Ground crew “Rob, Adam, Gila Jesse and Shannon”

John Harth “Roofman” Setting up for his landing @ Fifth Third Field Thursday April 5 – Photo By: Lisa Powell

Jumpers for Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach 14 & 15 April 2012

  • Dan Paganini
  • Paul Stanford
  • Bud Prenatt
  • Team Fastrax tryouts will also be held on June 2012.  Contact Gene at gnewsom@teamfastrax.org if you are interested.
  • Team Fastrax PRO Training camp May 18, 19 20 2012.  Contact Gene at gnewsom@teamfastrax.org if you are interested.
  • 3 Team Fastrax training camps date and time will be posted later.
  • Team Tandem Master Please email Medical Certificate and Ratings to Gene at gnewsom@teamfastrax.org.

Team Fastrax

Alex Lupson as UC BEARCAT at Start Skydiving Photo by Lonnie Kirk

Upcoming Demos:

  • 04 10 2012 Pack 54 Hero’s night Monroe, Ohio – 06:30 pm
  • 04 13 2012 Earthday Gardner Park Middletown
  • 04 14 2012 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach – 11:40 am
  • 04 15 2012 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach – 1:10 pm
  • 04 20 2012 25th Running Women’s Little 500 – 7:00 pm
  • 04 21 2012 62nd Running Men’s Little 500 – 2:00 pm
  • 04 25 2012 UC Baseball
  • 05 03 2012 Amanda Elementary
  • 05 12 2012 McGuire AFB NJ air show
  • 05 13 2012 McGuire AFB NJ air show
  • 05 18 2012 American Cancer Society Relay For Life
  • 05 18 2012 UC Baseball
  • 05 19 2012 Dayton Dragons – 7:00 pm
  • 05 24 2012 Shaun Meadows Home Dedication (Updated)
  • 06 16 2012 Veterans Appreciation Rally
  • 06 17 2012 Veterans Appreciation Rally
  • 06 21 2012 HBAGC Golf Outing Elgin, IL (New)
  • 06 22 2012 The Greene
  • 06 24 2012 Bishop Fenwick Festival 60th Anniversary jump
  • 06 29 2012 Harley Rally in Dayton
  • 07 09 2012 Dayton Defense Golf Outing – 8:00 am
  • 07 21 2012 Tri-State Rhythm and Rib Fest
  • 08 17 2012 All Ohio Balloon Fest
  • 08 18 2012 All Ohio Balloon Fest
  • 08 18 2012 478th Golf Outing
  • 08 18 2012 Wounded Warrior Home Dedication Antioch, Illinois (New)
  • 08 24 2012 Piqua High School – 7:00 pm
  • 08 24 2012 Talwanda High School – 7:00 pm
  • 08 25 2012 Dayton Dragons – 7:00 pm



News from Start Aviation Services:

Don’t forget to show support for us by Liking us on Facebook and leaving 5-star reviews on our Google Places page: Start Aviation Services Every little bit helps get our name out there!

Start Aviation Services FBO Hotties.

P180 Avanti II

The Team Jacob Foundation 

For more information or to make a donation see the Links Below:

AWOS Link AWOS LINK:

Gene Newsom

Start Skydiving & Team Fastrax Professional Skydiving Team
Middletown Regional | 1711 Run Way Drive | Middletown, Ohio 45042
877GOJUMP2 / 877.465.8672
Click Here For New 9 /11 Memorial Jump 2011
Click Here For Team Fastrax Skydiving Video
Click Here For Team Fastrax documentary
Click Here For 9/11th Memorial Jump in New York

Discussion

2 thoughts on “Start Skydiving 4 09 2012

  1. Gene, excellent updates as usual!
    It’s going to be a banner year at Start Skydiving!

    Posted by Ed Lightle | April 10, 2012, 1:18 pm

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