As our patron, it is with heavy hearts that we acknowledge the recent news of King Charles’s cancer diagnosis. Our thoughts go out to him and his loved ones during this challenging time. King Charles has long been a symbol of strength and resilience for our nation, and we stand in solidarity with him as […]
An introduction from Richard Lockwood, the board of directors recommendation as our new Independent Non-Executive Director, to be ratified by the members at the AGM on the 27th January 2024. ‘I’m delighted to have been selected to join your Board and hope to make a positive contribution over the next three years. I have over […]
British Skydiving is pleased to introduce three new Directors; Richard Lockwood who has been selected as the Association’s new Independent Non-Executive Director and will be put forward at the AGM for appointment by the membership, and British Skydiving members Karl Kojro and Dr Theodoros Koutroukides who stepped forward for the Non-Executive Director roles through the […]
The World of Skydiving
Skydiving is one of today’s most exciting sports. Dynamic and colourful, it offers mastery of the air and the freedom to make the skies your own!
Become a Skydiver
Enjoyment, exhilaration and limitless challenge are available even to the absolute beginner. And at its highest level, skydiving is an intensely competitive sport which requires finely tuned skills, intimate knowledge of the air and perfect body control.
Training & Progression
Many new skydivers try out the different disciplines and find which they enjoy most. We are waiting for you to take part!
Where can I jump?
More people than ever are discovering for themselves the pure joy that freedom of the skies can bring. Please contact our Affiliated Parachute Organisons / Drop Zones for information on their days and hours of operation.
Becoming a qualified skydiver is one the greatest achievements of my life so far. I’ve experienced first-hand the fear and pressures of a first jump and witnessed them slowly ebb to become a feeling of euphoric freedom!