Meet The UK Parachuting Team
Jason Thompson (Owner)
Tomo has been involved in skydiving for over 20 years and has over 12,000 jumps and is a multi world record holder. Prior to UK Parachuting Tomo served for 15yrs in the Parachute regiment 10 of which in the Pathfinder Platoon, qualified in military HALO/HAHO and Military Tandem. Currently UK Parachuting Club Chief Instructor ratings held British Skydiving Advanced Instructor/Accelerated Freefall Instructor/Tandem Instructor/Category System Instructor/Advanced Packer/Canopy piloting coach. Also holds rating under the United States Parachute Association.
Grant Richards (Owner)
Grant has been involved in skydiving for over 20 years and has amassed over 10,000 jumps. Prior to UK Parachuting Grant served for 22 years with the Royal Air Force as a Physical Training and Parachute Jumping Instructor, teaching the British Armed Forces all aspects of military jumping, from static line to high altitude free fall parachuting, to tandem parachuting tuition. He is British Skydiving and United Parachute Association (USPA) accelerated free fall instructor, tandem instructor, free fall coach and canopy piloting coach. Grant is also a British Skydiving parachute pilot (Examiner) and the the Club Chief pilot at UK Parachuting (Sibson).
Chief Instructor/Examiner/Advanced Instructor/AFF Instructor/Tandem Instructor/CSI/FS Coach/Advanced Packer
Camera Team Co-ordinator
AFF Instructor/Tandem Instructor/Camera Man/CSI/FS Coach/FF Coach/Tracking Coach/CP Coach
AFF Instructor/Camera Man/FS Coach
AFF Instructor/Tandem Instructor/FF Coach/FF Load Organiser
AFF Instructor/Tandem Instructor/CS Instructor
British Skydiving Examiner/ Advanced Instructor/Tandem Instructor/AFF Instructor