• Congratulations to our newest AFF/Tandem instructors who recently passed their course (and thanks to BPA Examiners). Photo by Oliver Neuberger


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    BPA Members: Consultation on Good Governance

    BPA Council is consulting with BPA Members about possible changes to its composition to help to assure a stronger future for our sport. The initial consultation period is from 10 June 2015 for two months until 10 August, so Council can formulate a plan taking the response to consultation fully into account. BPA Members are invited to ask questions and/or share your opinions. More in our Members’ section at the Governance page.

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    BPA Safety Innovation Award sponsored by Romero Sports & Leisure and Liberty Mutual

    Romero Sports & Leisure and Liberty Mutual, BPA's insurance partners, are sponsoring a Safety Innovation Award for Sport Parachuting. Entry is open to BPA members, Affiliated PTOs and Registered Display Teams to submit the most innovative measure to help further to improve safety in our sport. The winner will hold the Award Trophy for a year, with a cash prize of five thousand pounds kindly donated by Romero and Liberty as part of their risk management activities in our sport. More on our Safety Innovation Award page.

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    BPA - Inspiring and growing the skydiving community

    The BPA Communications Strategy (pdf, 6MB) is to inspire and grow the skydiving community. The strategy, which has been developed with the support of BPA's media partners Archant Dialogue, is co-ordinated by the BPA Communications Committee chaired by Adrian Bond. The document showcases our strategy to our stakeholders, other sporting bodies, and potential sponsors. Adrian Bond said "Bringing together our expertise in skydiving with Dialogue's talent for media makes a powerful combination."

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Skydive the mag

Skydive the Mag - our BPA Members' Magazine

Skydive the Mag is the BPA's lively, glossy magazine for full members - provided inclusive to the membership subscription and published every other month - full of news, views, engaging articles and great photos.

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The world of skydiving

Your first jump

Fancy a skydive? Check out the options - and find your nearest Drop Zone.

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Going further: Training and progression

Find out about aspects of skydiving and how to develop and progress in the sport.

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Here you'll find a wealth of online resources for skydiving - download the BPA Operations Manual, plus forms you'll need before you can jump in the UK - and much more!

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