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    BPA British Open Nationals 2015

    Congratulations to Wez Westley - Gold, Martin Reynolds - Silver, and Daniel Guest - Bronze, photographed at the BPA Canopy Piloting Nationals held at Skydive UK Dunkeswell. There's more excitement to come with the VFS Nationals at Dunkeswell, and the FS 4-way & 8-way, Artistics and Speed Nationals at Skydive Hibaldstow in August. Then in September, the Speed 8 Nationals at UK Parachuting Sibson and the Wingsuit Performance & Wingsuit Artistics Nationals at APA Netheravon. See the Nationals page for dates and links.

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    BPA FS, Artistics & Speed Nationals

    Download the official BPA registration form. This is a pdf which can be edited and saved. It should then be emailed to the host centre, Skydive Hibaldstow at dz[at]skydiving.co.uk. Entry rules for each discipline can be found on the Nationals page. Team leaders and members can sign this form on arrival at Skydive Hibaldstow. All signatures will be needed before jumping. The dates for 2015 are: 4-way FS: 22-24 August; 8-way FS, Artistics and Speed: 29-31 August; rollover weekend for 4-way: 29-31 August; rollover weekend for 8-way, Artistics and Speed: 5-7 September. More here.

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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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