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Shania Twain jumping at Skydive Toronto Inc!

People choose to jump with Skydive Toronto for many reasons – for the thrill – for the unmatched excitement – for a once in the life time experience – to change their lives – to go beyond – to rebuild … Continue reading

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2nd Dubai International Parachuting Championship And Gulf Cup 2011

We would like to congratulate Marc Downing for competing at the 2nd Dubai International Parachuting Championship And Gulf Cup 2011! Marc is one of our videographers, and has been jumping with Skydive Toronto for over a decade. Wishing you all … Continue reading

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Another Successful ALS fundraiser at Skydive Toronto!!

On Saturday August 21st, Derek Walton and 35 other jumpers came out to support the Derek Walton Cure 4 ALS Fund by jumping out of a plane! Derek was diagnosed in 2002 with ALS, or Lou Gehrigs Disease. Since then, … Continue reading

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Freefall for Lyme Disease!

On August 15th, 2010, 10 dedicated jumpers came out to help raise money to create Canada’s first Lyme disease research and testing center. Lyme disease, or Lyme Borreliosis, is a vector borne bacterial infection.  It is the most common tick borne disease, and … Continue reading

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Global Toronto Goes Skydiving!

On August 9th, Summer in the City host, Antony Robart from Global Toronto, came out for a Tandem Skydive! Summer in the City showcases the most exciting summer events in the GTA, so naturally, they decided to do a skydive … Continue reading

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Canadian National Parachute Team on site!

Skydive Toronto has the Canadian National Parachute Team in Precision Skydiving on site all week!  They are training for the World Parachute Championships, taking place late August in Montenegro. The Team consists of 5, coached by Vic Borghese, who was … Continue reading

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Proposal today at Skydive Toronto!

We had a proposal on site today!  Bruce and Melissa from Brampton came out to Skydive Toronto to complete Tandem Skydive’s, after which, Bruce proposed and Melissa accepted!  The couple will be getting married next Sunday at the Old Mill in Toronto. … Continue reading

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Scott Stevens does BASE in Norway!

Scott, one of our awesome videographers, has just returned from a BASE jumping adventure in Norway!  He was jumping at the Kjerag Fjord in Southern Norway, located approximately 400 km SW of Oslo, from July 19th to July 27th. Kjerag … Continue reading

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Skyhawks at Skydive Toronto

The Skyhawks, the first parachute demonstration team in Canada, paid a visit to Skydive Toronto on June 4th, 5th and 6th.  They were completing Demo jumps into the Base Borden Airshow, and used the big bird for their airlift. The … Continue reading

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Three Kilometres High (over Cookstown, ON)

“Don’t worry, I’ve got your back” had never sounded better… Check out  Adrien Veczan’s jump with Skydive Toronto in The Pacific Times. Nice pic Marc!

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