Mothers Day

Whats it like to Skydive?

By Jude Wison - UK Parachuting

What happens when you skydive out of the plane?

This is such a difficult sensation over load to put into words! What its not like is a roller coaster, you know that tummy flipping, gut wrenching lurch of feeling.  Its very, very obvious that you are falling, and that the earth is getting very close… Very quickly!  (What is also very apparent is that if your [...]



Getting Ready to skydive in 2018

By Jude Wison - UK Parachuting

Finally, its nearly time!! 

We’ve had the winter shut down and are all now eager to start jumping out of planes again. We’ve changed the look of the arrivals office, got shiny new souvenirs for you to buy, packed our parachutes and polished our shoes. So I’m most confident we are ready to welcome you from FRIDAY 2nd MARCH.

Have you booked in yet?

It sounds like a [...]



Baby Ava’s Foundation

By Jason Thompson - UK Parachuting


Come and join the team from Baby Ava’s Foundation,  on the 28th April 2018 @ UK Parachuting (Sibson Airfield) . Have an experience of a lifetime whilst raising funds for a great cause.

We provide memory boxes to parents who have suffered the loss of a baby. Memories are a way of holding onto the things you love, the things you are, the things you never [...]



Skydiving in Winter: Pro Tips On How To Do It Right

By Jason Thompson - UK Parachuting



What does Skydiving feel like?

By Jason Thompson - UK Parachuting

Describing the indescribable…

Everybody who hasn’t jumped out of a perfectly good airplane wonders the same thing: what does it feel like to skydive?  There are both physical and emotional answers to this question.

It’s such an unfamiliar concept, falling through the air at 120+ mph. Most people who have jumped say things like “the feeling is indescribable” or “unlike anything else” when talking about the sensation [...]



Santa Skydive

By Jason Thompson - UK Parachuting

Dorothy Goodman School – Santa Skydive

Event Date: December 2 2017

Come and join The Dorothy Goodman School  – Santa Skydive on the 2nd December 2017  and have an experience of a lifetime whilst raising funds for a great cause @ UK Parachuting (Sibson Airfield)



Common Questions before Skydiving

By Jason Thompson - UK Parachuting

Can we both be filmed at the same time: Unfortunately it is impossible to film more than one person in freefall! We are more than happy to film two people on the ground, however we highly recommend each person has their own video to relive that feeling of freefall over and ove Can i wear precription glasses or contacts for my skydive: YES! We have goggles [...]



Tandem Skydiving with UK Parachuting

By Jason Thompson - UK Parachuting

This form of skydiving has been around since the 80’s. Because most people only jump once to check it off of the bucket list, tandem skydiving is the most popular way to experience the world of skydiving. It involves a student who is connected to a specially certified tandem instructor. The pair jump together, often with a videographer to document the event. The instructor deploys a [...]



Sibson Boogie 2017

By Jason Thompson - UK Parachuting

Just a reminder that the 2017 Sibson boogie will soon be upon us, 24th July to the 30th July.

Regardless if you are a skydiver or not and would like to pop a long for a brew and a bacon sandwich we will be open all day [...]



Brooklyn Beckham and Jack Ramsay Skydive

By Jason Thompson - UK Parachuting

Congratulations to Brooklyn and Jack on your first tandem skydives, Brooklyn is now thinking of doing Accelerated Freefall with some time this summer.

They both did their jumps on Fathers day over looked by proud parents.

Well done guys from all the team at UK Parachuting.