Patron: His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales
Have you the skills and competences to help set the strategic direction of our sport and our Association? Check out the BPA Council Member role description. Nominations are invited for ten Elected Council Members on BPA Council 2017. Nominees need to be proposed and seconded by current full BPA Members. To stand, please visit the BPA nominations website hosted by independent election administrators Mi-Voice at https://mi-nomination.com/bpa Nominations close at noon on Tuesday 15 November 2016. If there are more nominees than available seats, an election will be held.
Congratulations to Team NFTO (pictured) on winning Bronze Women's 4-way Formation Skydiving at WPC Mondial 2016 in Chicago, USA. Team members (l to r) are Maria Russell, Anna Hicks, Ane Bauerle-Brentford, Simon Brentford (video), and Vana Parker. Congratulations also to Max Hurd, who won Bronze in Speed Skydiving.
Cheer on our British Delegation to the Mondial 2016 in Chicago, USA, from 11-20 September. Competitors: NFTO Skydiving Team, MicroClim8, Team CRWSADERS, Wize Prankers, Varial Freefly, Freefly Euphoria, Revolution Freestyle, Satori XL, Michael Lovemore, Esther Reynolds, Steve Hastings, Janos Leszko, Omni 99, Jason Bird, James Parker, Paul Bantock, Barrie Bremner, Max Hurd. Head of Delegation John Smyth MVO, Team Managers Ian Marshall & Craig Poxon. Official website wpc2016.com News and pix on BPA Facebook. Omniskore for scores.
The award is for a UK-based skydiver whose achievements during the calendar year deserve special recognition. Please e-mail your nominations giving the name of your nominee with reasons - no more than 250 words, please - to skydive [at] bpa.org.uk by Tuesday 15 November 2016. Council will consider the nominations at its meeting that month. The trophy will be presented at the Awards Ceremony at BPA Skydive the Expo in Nottingham on Saturday 28 January 2017.
Updated 17 May 2012