Viking Boogie & Invitational 2022

Limited slots available

DON'T MISS OUT AND RESERVE YOUR SLOT

THURSDAY JULY 28

SUNDAY JULY 31

LOCATION:

SKYDIVE HOOGEVEEN

THE NETHERLANDS

BOOGIE ORGANISING BY:

FS: Milko Hodgkinson

FS: Herman Landsman

FS: Eric Staal & Sara Sabelis

FF: "Bennie" Benard

FF: Rachel Verweij

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INVITATIONAL 16-WAY
SCRAMBLE COMPETITION WITH:

Dieter Kirsch

Martial Ferré

Marco Arrigo

Lesley Gale

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4 DAYS OF HIGHT ALTITUDE FUN

LIMITED SLOTS AVAILABLE – REGISTRATION REQUIRED

  • Great atmosphere

  • Jumps from 15.000 ft

  • Two C208 supervans

  • Great food

  • Amazing people

  • Aerodyne demo gear available

  • Onsite campground

  • Campfire

Notice to student Jumpers:

  • There will be NO possibility for AFF or Static line jumps during the boogie.
  •  IF YOU NEED RENTAL GEAR CONTACT US BEFORE YOU REGISTER!

INVITATIONAL 16 WAY SCRAMBLE COMPETITION

LIMITED SLOTS AVAILABLE – REGISTRATION WITH THE ORGANISERS REQUIRED

  • Organisers: Dieter Kirsch, Martial ferré, Marco Arrigo & Lesley Gale
  • 12 Jumps (6 training jumps & 6 competition jumps)
  • All jumps multiplane, from two Supervans at 14.000 ft
  • Price: € 600 including boogie fees & t-shirt

If you have jumped with one of the organisers before you apply for this event by emailing Dieter or Martial

If you haven’t jumped with them but have the skills to fly competition 16-ways please fill-out this form

Martial Ferré

Bigway Organiser

Martial is an elite FS skydiver with many gold medals in European 4 & 8-way Championships and Gold medalist in the 2002 8-way World Cup. He recently won a silver medal at the first indoor 8-way World Meet in 2019 and posted a new indoor world record with his team with a 44 pointer (47-3). Martial is still competing every year with his different teams at French indoor nationals or US indoor nationals. He is a full time tunnel and skydiving coach working with 8-way teams, organises at outdoor events with P3 as a P3 Captain for big-ways or a Powerplay coach alongside with DanBC, Doug Forth and Craig Girard. He is also running invitational 16-ways events through Europe (Powergames, Klatovy Challenge and Powerflower). Martial organised the French national record - 104-way.

Dieter Kirsch

Bigway Organiser

Dieter Kirsch is a multiple German champion in 4way and and can look back on an extensive experience as a coach in 4way and 8way and as an organizer of all German major formations records.

Marco Arrigo

Bigway Organiser

Marco Arrigo is a professional skydiver and full-time coach. He started skydiving more than 25 years ago and has around 16 000 jumps

Lesley Gale

Bigway Organiser

Lesley has been in love with skydiving for 35 years. She is a multiple world and national record holder and a coach on 20 successful record events worldwide. She has over 100 competition medals spanning more than 25 years and has been on the British 8-way National team at World events. She started Skydive Mag to spread knowledge, information and passion about our amazing sport.

Milko Hodgkinson

Bigway Organiser

World class organiser with over 2500 jumps and 30 World, European and British records

Herman Landsman

Bigway Organiser

Jumps +15000
Loves – seeing people enjoy what they are doing, keeping people in this amazing sport by helping set achievable goals and planning training schedules to help them get there.

Eric Staal & Sara Sabelis

Bigway Organiser

Enthousiastic Skydivers experienced in coaching the intermediate groups

'Bennie' Benard

Freefly Organiser

Enthusiastic skydiver (fun and freedom). Won multiple Dutch National Skydiving Championships. A licensed freefly coach and coach-examiner.

Rachel Verweij

Freefly Organiser

Freefly coach, windtunnel coach, participant in the Dutch head down record

The dropzone is located at the airport in the city of Hoogeveen in the Netherlands. If you plan on flying to the Netherlands there is a direct train from Schiphol Airport to the city of Hoogeveen where it is 10 minutes by taxi  (call +31 592 615 000) to the dropzone.

There is a small clubhouse and hangar with an additional large hangar available for packing.

The landing area is limited in size (75 by 75 meters). (Minimum 200 jumps experience required) A large student landing area is a short drive away, dropzone busses will bring you back to the airport.

Food

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner available at the Dropzone.
    • Breakfast                –  € tbd
    •  Lunch                     –  € tbd
    • Dinner                     – € tbd
    • BBQ (Saturday)     –    € tbd
  • There is also a restaurant within walking distance on the the airport.

Overnight stay

Jump prices for the non-invitational part of the boogie

Jumps from 15.000 ft
€ 30*

Organising fee (per organised boogie jump)
€ 5

Gear rental (limited availability, pre registration required)
€ 15

* A fuel surcharge may apply