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  • Paul Mayer debriefs the 10th World Challenge
  • Markus Wolf, friend of the show, is a special guest. Could he be a bigger stats geek than Craig?
  • Markus is embarrassed by his 8-way team
  • Paul and Craig declare themselves World Champions
  • The third in the trilogy of thought for the podcast with John Trevor
  • Joel questions the BPA medical
  • Discussing recent canopy collisions
  • Front cover by Spencer Bailey
  • Listener voicemail from Roy Wimmer-Jaglom
  • Joel extols his new jumpsuit
  • Brian reveals his top-tip for looking like a badass in the tunnel as well as a tunnel wardrobe malfunction
  • Celebrities who frequent Bodyflight
  • Back Cover of the Arizona Challenge by Willy Boeykens
Direct download: RSUK21_2015-04-21.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:14pm UTC

  • Paul Mayer discusses the 10th World Challenge at Bodyflight Bedford.
  • Tristan Hampson discusses side slide and turn techniques.
  • RSUK celebrates our first birthday but we all forget to buy cake. Sad face.
  • John LeBlanc segment postponed to episode 21.
  • Front Cover by Spencer Bailey of a sunset tube jump over Skydive Netheravon.
  • Brian Chappie School of Hard Knocks.
  • Jon Trevor Thought for the Podcast about teamwork.
  • Back Cover of Macca's Vector 3 reserve handle.
  • Craig tries to change history.
  • Brian was right. But his tunnel coach didn't realise he had FS1.
  • Ronnie O'Brien tandem save video.
  • Mass RSUK tshirt giveaway on next episode.
  • Solar eclipse jumps.
  • Red listener voicemail.
Direct download: RSUK20_2015-03-25.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:57am UTC

  • Joel’s questions on the AFFBI course are answered
  • Tash’s questions on the last School of Hard Knocks are answered
  • Joel & Tash are not the same person after all :-(
  • Craig sings (despite our attempt to silence him) and then throws a tantrum about not being allowed to sing happy birthday to Crystal so spends longer talking about it than it would have taken to sing. Why do we not learn?
  • Ryan sings (far better than Craig)
  • Front Cover is Sally Hearson taken by Spencer Bailey over Hibaldstow
  • Back Cover is Ben White taken by Rob Lloyd
  • Listener MWR rings in
  • Listener Lewis writes in
  • Another pilot asking us to communicate with him.  What is it with them, they should just sit up at the front, climb faster and give us more altitude!
  • Craig upsizes and downsizes and is uncurrent
  • Thought for the pod cast from Jon Trevor
  • Craig's beard is a far more interesting host than Craig
  • 15 SoF from Craig, Phil, Bryan Judd and he who shall not be named
  • Brian is going to be an unemployed bum. Who wants to give him a job swanning around the world doing AFF?
  • Help Ben White and read Jen's blog
Direct download: RSUK19_2015-03-19.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:45pm UTC

  • "Would You Rather" with a cast from LSD and others. Please help us to tag everyone.
  • Results from the BPA popularity contest
  • Expo experiences - Kiss helmets, seminars, bands and drunkeness
  • School of Hard Knocks: Alastair Macartney discovers what you really don't want to discover while proxy flying.
  • Ask the Expert 1: Gareth Thomas discusses wingsuit exits.
  • Ask the Expert 2: John Le Blanc explains the Shuhman planform.
  • Thought for the Podcast: Melanie Curtis says be awesome. 
  • NEW: "15 Seconds of Fame" with MWR, Brian, Rob Lloyd, Raph Bsh and Crystal Sanchez.
  • Porter wing clips a tandem drogue video. Scary scary.
  • Wingsuiting now an IPC discipline and UK awarded first world cup at Netheravon
  • Aon2 released onto Kickstarter.
  • Matt Brown listener email asks why he needs to have a B licence to jump a fullface helmet in the UK. 
  • Brian wears a hair net. 
  • Craig wears a beard.
  • Tash plays with a stopwatch. 
  • Phil Cox doesn't like to complain.
  • Contact us with photos, stories, questions at studio@radioskydive.uk 
  • We have Perfect Madness audio book download codes and RSUK t-shirts on offer for great submissions.
Direct download: RSUK18_2015-02-23.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:55am UTC

- Regan Tetlow headline interview.

- SoHK with Dave Howerski

- Thought for the Podcast with www.MelanieCurtis.com

- Adrian Bond talks about BPA Skydive the Expo

- Tristan Hampson discusses fast and slow fall technique in detail. With and without booties.

- Brian successfully squeezes more than half of his season into one week.

- Craig doesn't have much to say... not that you'd notice.

- Tash returns from judging in Dubai.

- Brian goes snowboarding in Austria and successfully forgets everything that happened at Skydive Algarve the week before. Erm...

- Janina, the voice over lady, does a second tandem, but Brian forgets to talk about it.

- Brian spent a day jumping in a tux but forgot to talk about it. 

- etc

- Survivor guilt.

 

- Brian deliberately uses hyphens to bulletize this list rather than the official html bullet points just to wind up Craig and his OCD tendencies. Hello! :-)

 

 

Direct download: RSUK17_2015-01-12.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:20pm UTC

  • Tony Domenico, Square1 head honcho and KISS helmet inventor, headline interview.

  • Melanie Curtis School of Hard Knocks

  • Russian wind tunnel bargains to be had.

  • Congrats to TeamXX on their Bronze at the DIPC

  • Festive Front Cover is Melanie Curtis and Crystal Sanchez over Skydive Elsinore. Photo by Ryan Simpson.

  • Back Cover is Craig on Tinder (by proxy). Joel likes cleavage.

  • Craig gets a better offer and sacks off his back fly team to go fly with the big boys and discusses his Tinder experience.

  • Brian explains how he is going to do more jumps next week than the rest of the year put together.

  • Joel is planning significant gear maintenance in the off season and is excited about canopy R&D

  • BPA Calendar Front Cover and Expo discussion

  • Brian’s AFF Basic Instructor course is three months sooner than expected.

  • Craig has stats.

  • Brian has hairnets.

  • Joel has quips.

  • Everyone has mulled wine
  • If you listen carefully, you might just hear the gentle peeling of sleigh bells. Season's Greetings everyone!
Direct download: RSUK16_2014-12-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:46pm UTC

  • Melanie Curtis headline interview, the annoyingly happy skydiver extraordinaire and life coach 
  • Guest presenter Tristan Hampson discusses teaching the neutral position/beginners in the tunnel and his exciting future plans
  • School of Hard Knocks with Jack Bradford
  • Naturally swirly front cover of Suzi Scott over Skydive Fano in Italy taken by Tim Porter
  • We've got a new sponsor; Square1's KISS helmet. We get our hands on them and see how great they are
  • Listener feedback from Markus Wolf and Craig offends the German nation
  • BPA election chat 
  • How many jumps would you like to achieve in your career? Does it matter? Let us know
  • Brian learns what a proper pull up is and realises he's not fit enought to be a tunnel rat
  • We've applied some technology to our levels - we hope your ear drums appreciate it, but it seems that Joel's mic wasn't working though
  • Joel is back and gives us his impressions of the improved Empuria but didn't learn from one of our previous SoHKs
Direct download: RSUK15_2014-11-11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:07pm UTC

  • Tristan Hampson headline interview, chief instructor at Bedford Bodyflight and from TunnelInstructor.org
  • Another School of Hard Knocks with Martin 'DangerPants' Reynolds
  • Cover photo of Josh Carratt over Skydive Langar submitted by Tom Shorten
  • Back cover selfie of Liz Boniface by Liz Boniface over Skydive Hibaldstow
  • Happy 217th parachutiversary
  • Congratulations to the ladies and their two new world records
  • Get well soon Dave Curtin
  • Shiny new altimeter from AO(N2)
  • Craig throws red wine over the mixing desk and Brian
  • Fate doesn't want Brian to get his AFF rating
  • Craig jumps on Brian's band-wagon and jumps a removable slider
  • Tash has been on her travels, bringing back some schwag from the "other podcast", didn't jump much at Ocana, judged at USPA Nationals and vows to get in the tunnel to train VFS spending as little as possible
  • Craig almost throws his red wine around again
  • We talk, a lot. We are going to be much stricter with the 2 hour time limit from now on - promise!

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Direct download: RSUK14_2014-10-22.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:06am UTC

  • Michael Cooper interview, inventor of FlySight, the wingsuiter's GPS
  • STC Incident reports schadenfreude
  • BPA council nominations open.
  • Craig says he's a rubbish BPA councillor and wishes someone better would stand.
  •  Brian thinks the Canopy Handling manual is the wrong way round.
  • Front cover of Will Tenison giving birth to Kevin Johnson over Skydive Swansea by Teej Quigly (submited by Lucy Mancey)
  • Back Cover of Bryan Kent and Emma Scrivener with their Radio Skydive UK t-shirts
  • Listener email from other t-shirt winner Phil Cox with some interesting stories from the old days
  • School of Hard Knocks with Albert Berchtold
  • Craig was right, Episode 11 was actually the worst one ever!
  • Craig wouldn't recommend taking a 6 second delay on a freepacked CF trimmed canopy with a spider slider and 5kg of camera on one's head, but still gets gold for his voyeurism
  • Craig suddenly gets good at 4-way in the tunnel (and drags three friends along with him) but misses the after competition nakedness.
  • What have wallbies got to do with skydiving?
  • Brian questions the finer details of the AFF Pull signal
  • Dougie Peacocks book, "Brevet" is a rip-roaring, boy's own, action packed history of skydiving and you could learn about Parachuting from that, but there's no mention of his best student; Brian.

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Direct download: RSUK13_2014-10-09.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:40am UTC

  • Albert Bechtold from Performance Designs discusses all sorts of things in our headline interview. 
  • School of Hard Knocks with Paul Moore
  • Front Cover 
  • Draw to win a RSUK tshirt.
  • Brian sniffs incessantly. Sorry about that.
  • Craig returns. And he talks.
  • Craig talks some more.
  • Craig is still recovering from mal #9 when mal #10 arrives. Video here.
  • Ice bucket challenge with Bruno Brokken - GWS
  • Review of World Championships in Banja Luka, Bosnia.
  • Review of World Championships in Prostejov, Czech Republic.
  • Golden Knights 8wayFS funnel an exit but still score more than anyone else on that round. Video here.
  • British National Championships in 4way is 78 teams.
  • Back Cover by Rob Lloyd of Skydive DWS 4way FS team.
  • Backflying in FS suits.
  • New camera on the scene ReplayXD PrimeX.

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Direct download: RSUK12_2014-09-10.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:43pm UTC