Ramblers Drop Zone Action ⭐️ e-News #513 (30 May – 5 June 2022)

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

 Thomas – Completed AFF
 Michael – Completed AFF
Carl – Completed AFF
 Harley – Completed AFF

 Adam – 100th Jump (3 June)
 Gavin – 1000th Jump
 Hunter – Australian Team Selection
 Drew – First Fireworks
Ben – World Record 150-way Acceptance

Monday 30th May – Tandems for today were Kristina P, Benjamin S, Jakson T and Sam T.

Jesse C-C and Meghan K did TAFF Stage 1 of their AFF Courses and 5 B-Rel Coach jumps  were also done. There were 4 loads and 29 jumpers here, lots for a Monday!

Ben tandem under canopy – photo Adrian
Sam tandem
Jesse TAFF Stage 1 – photos by Oli
Rhys B-Rel 1 – photo Bibi
Savannah B-Rel 1 – photo Oli
Ben B-Rel 2 – photo Adrian

Tuesday 31st – There was no jumping and on Wednesday 1st June there was only 1 load of 4 jumpers.

Jesse ready for AFF Stage 2
Meghan ready for AFF Stage 2 – photos by Sara

Things picked up on Thursday – there were 4 loads done by 16 jumpers. Our only Tandem for today was Michael S.

Our Students were many! Alexander Y did AFF Stage 2, Jesse C-C and Meghan K did Stages 2, 3 & 4, of their AFF Courses. Michael H did Stages 6, 7, 8 & 9, and Harley A & Thomas F did Stages 8 & 9 – completing their AFF Courses. Congratulations!

Michael tandem exit – photo Adrian
Jessie AFF Stage 3
Jessie AFF Stage 4 – doing some turns – photos by Adrian
Meg AFF Stage 4 – photo Jayden
Michael AFF Stage 6
Michael AFF Stage 7
Michael AFF Stage 8 – tracking – photos by Oli
Michael AFF Stage 9 – photo Adrian
Harley delta AFF Stage 8 – photos by Jayden
Harley AFF Stage 9
Tommy AFF Stage 8 – going for the high
Tommy AFF Stage 9 – photos by Adrian

Friday was even busier. 28 skydivers got the Caravan up for 7 sorties. Our students were amongst them. Kye R did Stages 3 & 4,  Sitjian L did Stages 3, 4 & 5, Meghan K and Iggy McG did Stages 5 & 6,  Carl B did Stages 7, 8 & 9 – completing his AFF Course. Another Congratulations Carl!

Kye AFF Stage 3 – doing turns – photo Jayden
Sitjian AFF Stage 3 – photo Agwa
Meg loving the wind – AFF Stage 6 – photo Jayden
Iggy AFF Stage 5 – flying by himself for the first time – photo Adrian
Iggy chillin’ on AFF Stage 6
Carl AFF Stage 7

Saturday was busy after a foggy morning finally let the sun in. There were 58 skydivers here including our Tandems Bree A, and Corey C.

New students Mark C, Kennedy N, Jai R,  Ashley T, & Hohepa W did  TAFF Stage 1 of their AFF Courses.  There were 10 loads done with 1 B-Rel Coach jump. Both fireplaces were lit up for the first time this winter!

Bree tandem
Corey tandem – photos by Oli
Jai TAFF Stage 1 – photo by Andrew
Chris B-Rel 3 – photo Agwa

On Sunday we had a few TandemsBodan & Kurtis G, Ben M, Emma R, Justin V and Sienna W all took to the skies.

Student Dylan MacC returned for Stages 1, 2 & 3. Other students got stuck into it. Mark C, Kennedy N, Ashley T and Jayden E all did Stages 2 & 3. Yash K and Alexander Y did Stages 3 & 4 of their AFF Courses, and Jade C did Stages 4 & 5.  There were 15 loads done by 82 jumpers. It was a great finish for another week.

Ben tandem freefall – photo Adrian
Sienna tandem with Robin – photo Weaver
Dylan TAFF Stage 1 – photo Adrian
Dylan AFF Stage 3 – photo Weaver
Kennedy AFF Stage 2 – photo Paul
Kennedy AFF Stage 3 – photo Jayden
Yash AFF Stage 3
Yash AFF Stage 4 – photo Adrian
Alex AFF Stage 3
Alex AFF Stage 4 – photos by Weaver

See ya,

Macca and Team Ramblers.

Reviews & Visitor Book Comments

 30th May – Kristina“Insane experience!  Already keen to jump again.  Big thanks to the team!”

 4th June – Bree & Corey“The experience was awesome. Very glad we got to do it.”

 5th June –Sienna“Amazing experience, can’t wait to go again!”


DZ Flashback – Blast From The Past

Visit our Ramblers history webpage for more info…

(to be confirmed…)

Memorable, fabulous, passionate, friendly, accomodating, professional. FUN!!!

Tamara Scheiwe

Skydive Ramblers Newsletter