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ParaShapes – Dick Gays’ Creative Canopies in Action

Release Date: 1980
Runtime: 4.51

Footage of the late Dick Gays’ amazing ParaShape canopies, including his ‘Wally’, ‘Olympic Rings’ and ‘VW’ creations. The ‘Olympic Rings’ canopy was 48 feet across and took a day to pack

Click here to view an article by Leo Dickinson on ParaShape canopies, ‘Landing the Rings’, in the October 1988 ‘Sport Parachutist’

With grateful thanks to Dick Gays