Ramblers Drop Zone Action ⭐️ e-News #463 (3-9 May 2021)

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

 Dylan Antonello – A Certificate
 Karl Steadman – A Certificate
 Jensen Brouwer – B Certificate
 Daniel Rojas Cruz – B Certificate
 Jim Collins – C Certificate
 Laura Johansson – C Certificate
 Kristina Truesdale – Star Crest
 Claudio Manganiello – Star Crest, D Certificate & Display General
 Alvoro Abreu – Display Licence
 Jaden Woods – 1st Wingsuit jump

Monday 3rd May  Labour Day holiday – Oh Boy we were busy. Great skydiving weather all day. 15 Loads took to the skies today. 74 Fun Jumpers came and jumped all day filling the plane.

Students for today were Calypso McDonnell – AFF 3 and 4; Max Ambrose – AFF 7, 8 & 9 – AFF complete; Sam White – First Jump Course and TAF 1; Damien Wilson – Refresher AFF 5 & 7; Dylan Antonello – Refresher Jump; Tim Mingay – B-Rel 6.1; and Dan Rojas Cruz – B-Rel 1.

Caly AFF3 – Photo Weaver
Caly AFF3 Turning well – Photo Oli
Caly AFF4 enjoying Freefall – Photo Cameron
Damien AFF5 Refresher Jump – Photo Mark
Damien AFF7 – Photo Adrian
Dan Brel 1 – Photo Johnny
Dylan refresher – Photo Adrian
Jaydon 3rd wingsuit jump – Photo Ben
Max AFF7 deployment time – Photo Adrian
Max AFF8 tracking for days – Photo Adrian
Max AFF9 – Photo Johnny
Sam TAF1 – Photo Sara
Tom Brel 6.1 – Photo Shelby

Tuesday 4th  Today was a lot quieter. No public holiday everyone returned to work, those that stay was blessed yet again with gorgeous skydiving weather. The local jumpers kept the planed filled.

Students for today were Samual White doing Stages AFF 2, 3 & 4; and Dylan Antonello did B-Rels 1 & 2.

Dylan B-Rel 1 – Photo Johnny
Dylan B-Rel 2 – Photo Johnny
Sam ready for AFF2 – Photo Sara
Sam AFF4 how is the focus – Photo Adrian

Wednesday 5th Today was not a skydiving day. Low clouds and light rains kept everyone inside. Students Sam White and Jay Goodwin and Dylan Antonello used this opportunity to start learning how to pack a parachute. It was a fun day.

Thursday 6th  A better start to the day at least the clouds stayed away. We managed to only get 1 load before it started blowing a gail. All jumping was on hold. Students for today were: Sam White, Jay Goodwin, Jason Turner, and Dylan Antonello – Too windy for all.

Friday 7th – Funtastic Friday was finally here and finally some good weather again. 8 loads took to the skies today.

Students for today were Sam White – AFF 5, 6 & 7; Jay Goodwin – AFF 6 &7; Jason Turner – AFF 9 – AFF completed; Calypso McDonnell – AFF 5, 6 & 7; Allan Kitchener – AFF 6, 7 & 8; and Dylan Antonello – B-Rel 4.

Allan AFF6 back flying great after some tunnel time – Photo Oli
Calypso AFF5 Doing some turns – Photo Adrian
Calypso AFF6 Checking her altimeter – Photo Adrian
Calypso AFF7 Diving out – Photo Adrian
Dylan Brel 4 – Photo Johnny
Jason AFF9 – Photo Adrian
Jay AFF6 – Photo Adrian
Jay AFF7 – Photo Johnny
Sam AFF6 – Photo Johnny
Sam AFF7 – Photo Johnny

Saturday 8th – Here is the weekend. Awesome skydiving weather. Today was another student and tandem day. A few experienced jumpers come out as well.

Tandem jumpers for today were Ramon Arabeoo, Warren Horne, Benjamin Horne, Katy Ortiz, Akaysha McLoughlin, and Christopher Searle.

Students for today were Sam White – AFF 8 & 9 – Completing AFF; Aaron Grey – AFF 5, 6 & 7; Adam MyHill – First Jump Course & TAF 1; James Pop – First Jump Course & TAF 1, and Alex Weickert – AFF 4.

Aaron AFF5 First time flying by himself – Photo Adrian
Aaron AFF7 Backflips at sunset – Photo Adrian
Adam TAF1 – Photo Sara
Alex AFF4 – Photo Sara
Chris Loving his tandem jump – Photo Tyla
Warren Tandem freefall – Photo Tyla
Akaysha Loving her tandem – Photo Sara
Ben’s 3rd Tandem and still loving it – Photo Sara
Katy tandem – Photo Johnny
Ramon and Oli – Photo Sara

Sunday 9th – Happy Mothers Day – Once again another beautiful day in paradise. Another big day of Tandems and students.

Tandem for today were Jessie Porter, Sandy Mackay, Rick Mackay, Jamie Collier, Peter Collier, Austyn Rheinberger, Troy Rheinberger, and Hannah Rheinberger.

Students for today were James Pop – AFF 2, 3 & 4; Adam Myhill – AFF 2 & 3; Alex Weickert – AFF 5, 6 & 7; Bruce Pena – AFF 5  & 6; Aaron Grey – AFF 8, and Rieche Very – AFF 4, 5 & 6.

Adam AFF2 – Photo Rangry
Adam AFF3 doing great – Photo Sara
Adam and James ready for AFF2 – Photo Sara
Alex AFF5 – Photo Adrian
Alex AFF6 looking good – Photo Sara
Alex AFF7 – Photo Johnny
Austyn, Troy & Hannah before the jump – Photo Adrian
Bruce AFF5 Back after a break – Photo Oli
Bruce AFF6 – Photo Johnny
Sweet Johnny – Photo Rangry
Hannah ready for her jump with oli – Photo Sara
James AFF3 – Photo Weaver
James AFF4 – Photo Weaver
Rieche AFF4 – Photo Fisch
Rieche AFF5 – Photo Fisch
Rieche AFF6 – Photo Johnny
Troy and Ty ready to skydive – Photo Sara

See ya,

Macca and Team Ramblers.

DZ Flashback – Blast from the Past

DZ Flashback – Blast from the Past – Photo courtesy of Trevor Lucas

 


(to be confirmed…)

They helped me overcome all my fears! It was INCREDIBLE!

So last week I did a tandem jump!!!!! Was such a mad time! 🤯🤪🤩😮🤗 I've never wanted to skydive before but was asked to do it for work, so I really quite nervous. But the team at Ramblers Toogoolawah were so professional and cool that they made it such an undeniably EPIC and INCREDIBLE experience! Would even do it again! Highly recommend jumping there.

Briana Goodchild – Channel 9 Today Show

Skydive Ramblers Newsletter