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  1. 20170222HQ re opening

    Refurbished BPA HQ is offically open!

    BPA HQ in Leicester has officially re-opened after a complete refurbishment (even though we never closed!). Pictured (l to r) are Martin Soulsby (Chair), with ribbon-cutters Dilys Price OBE, the world's oldest female skydiver, and 16-year-old Matthew Stevens, our youngest full member at the nominal completion date of the refurbishment last December. The re-opening was a great gathering of the clans, including founder member Bernard Green; and long-time NCSO, and current member of the Vice Presidential team John Hitchen, who was presented with the BPA Jim Crocker Sword Award for his outstanding contribution to sport parachuting.

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  2. Online renewal 2017

    Full BPA Members: Online renewal starts on 1 March

    Calling full BPA Members who are eligible to renew online. Online renewal for the new BPA membership year, from 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018 inclusive, starts on Wednesday 1 March. If you plan to jump on or after 1 April, you need to renew. This year's subscription costs less than last year! If you have ratings (that need to be signed off), live outside the UK/Channel Islands/BFPO, or are otherwise not eligible to renew online, a renewal form was included in your Feb issue of the Mag, or can be downloaded from the end of Feb from the BPA website. You can fax or post your completed form to us.

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  3. Welcome to Rise Up

    Welcome to Rise Up

    Welcome to Rise Up - a BPA Mentoring and Skills-sharing network developed by Yassi Molazadeh of the BPA Development Committee. Through the BPA, Yassi has created a structured skills-sharing and support network. Don’t be mistaken; this is not a mentoring program just for 'baby skydivers'. Rise Up offers advice and assistance on a wide range of topics such as progression, competition, sponsorship, grievance, finance, safety and careers. Find out more about Rise Up - and sign up -  here

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