How Long Do You Freefall When Skydiving?

October 13, 2019 by Skydive California
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How long is Freefall in Skydiving? Freefall is, for most people, the best part of any skydive. The rush of the wind in your hair, the thrill of seeing the sights from up high, the incredible rush of knowing you’re

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The Top Reasons to Skydive

August 16, 2019 by Skydive California
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Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Go Skydiving Many people come up with reasons why they shouldn’t skydive, but seldom do you hear the reasons why you should. If Mom or Dad are questioning your sanity, here are some perfectly

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Who to Ask for Skydiving Tips and Advice

July 12, 2019 by Skydive California
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Who To Ask For Skydiving Tips and Advice? If skydiving is new to you, there’s a very good chance you’re looking for skydiving advice. Contrary to popular belief, neither internet videos nor fellow first-timers are a great place to get

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Skydiving Risks for Tandem Jumps

July 8, 2019 by Skydive California
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Skydiving Risks Every year, we welcome thousands of first-time skydivers here at Skydive California (in the Bay Area) to make their first jump, usually as a tandem. Tandem skydiving is the most popular way to experience skydiving for the first

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Why Everyone Smiles in Free Fall

May 13, 2019 by Skydive California
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There are moments that can change how you view everything. Those moments are the ones that may make you question the decisions you made to bring you to that point. You may question the choices you are making that are

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How Common Are Skydiving Injuries?

May 13, 2019 by Skydive California
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At this point, you probably know just how incredibly rare it is for someone to die as the result of a skydive. (If you don’t, let’s put it this way: it’s way more likely that you’ll die in the car

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Is Tipping Common in Tandem Skydiving?

April 30, 2019 by Skydive California
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Do You Tip Your Skydiving Instructor? There are precious few social customs in America that rate as more confusing to foreigners than tipping. In the States, gratuities are much, much more normal than they are in other countries, and we

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Fun Things to Do in Northern California

April 30, 2019 by Skydive California
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Fun things to do in northern California Planning a trip to Northern California? Lucky you! There are so many things to do in Northern California that you could very easily decide that you need to move here to complete them

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3 Tips on How to Prevent Nausea During & After Skydiving

April 26, 2019 by Skydive California
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Worried you’re going to get a “jiffy tummy” (in British parlance) or experience nausea after skydiving? You’re not alone. Worrying that you’re going to throw up on a skydive is one of the most common concerns we field every day.

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What is a Skydiving Outfit and What is it Used For?

April 5, 2019 by Skydive California
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Let’s Discuss Skydiving Outfits   The Golden State is well known for being fashion-forward; likewise, while it may never end up displayed street side or stocked in a cute boutique, our skydiving outfit has its own purpose and particular charm.

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