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Upcoming Sporty Events

At Dunkeswell we support all different forms of skydiving Including Formation Skydiving, Freeflying, Skysurfing, Canopy Formation, Tracking and Wingsuiting so come along and i'm sure there will be something going on for you!


AFF jumping Wednesday 12th August 12th Aug 2020 ** SOLD OUT **

AFF students who have had a refresher already please sign up so we know who is attending on each jump day. Please remember your snood and gloves.


A licence Sporty Sign up Wednesday 12th August 12th Aug 2020

We are restarting A licence jumping. The cost will be £50 per jump including kit hire and packing and we are asking you to commit to two jumps per day. so you will need to register with £100. This will stay on your account if we do not jump. If you do not turn up you will lose your money as you are depriving another person a slot!
Please bring a snood to wear when social distancing is not possible and for jumping. We will be doing a full Docs check on arrival as it is the start of the British Skydiving season.

If you do not preregister/prebook please do not come to the airfield as we have to restrict numbers at the Dropzone at present and please no spectators or dogs. I'm afraid you will be asked to leave if you have not registered.

We will be following COVID 19 government advice and will check peoples temperature on arrival. The aircraft will be wiped down between lift. Maximum 10 people per load. If social distancing is not possible please wear your snood or face mask.

We are sorry for the restrictions we have to make but this may be the new normal for now but we can't wait to see you all Skydiving with us.


Welcome Back Sporty Sign up Wednesday 12th August 12th Aug 2020

We are offering 10 people four jumps each for the day. The cost will be £30 per jump so you will need to register with £120. This will stay on your account if we do not jump. If you do not turn up you will lose your money as you are depriving another person a slot!
You will need your own equipment at present and a snood or face mask
Register here if you are B licence jumper or above. Currency requirements will be decided on an individual basis on the day, there will strictly be no high performance landings. We will be doing a full kit & Docs check on arrival as it is the start of the British Skydiving season.

If you do not preregister/prebook please do not come to the airfield as we have to restrict numbers at the Dropzone at present and please no spectators or dogs. I'm afraid you will be asked to leave if you have not registered.

We will be following COVID 19 government advice and will check peoples temperature on arrival. The aircraft will be wiped down between lift. . If social distancing is not possible please wear your snood or face mask.

We are sorry for the restrictions we have to make but this may be the new normal for now but we can't wait to see you all Skydiving with us.


AFF jumping Friday 14th August 14th Aug 2020 ** SOLD OUT **

AFF students who have had a refresher already please sign up so we know who is attending on each jump day. Please remember your snood and gloves.


Welcome Back Sporty Sign up Friday 14th August 14th Aug 2020

We are offering 10 people four jumps each for the day. The cost will be £30 per jump so you will need to register with £120. This will stay on your account if we do not jump. If you do not turn up you will lose your money as you are depriving another person a slot!
You will need your own equipment at present and a snood or face mask
Register here if you are B licence jumper or above. Currency requirements will be decided on an individual basis on the day, there will strictly be no high performance landings. We will be doing a full kit & Docs check on arrival as it is the start of the British Skydiving season.

If you do not preregister/prebook please do not come to the airfield as we have to restrict numbers at the Dropzone at present and please no spectators or dogs. I'm afraid you will be asked to leave if you have not registered.

We will be following COVID 19 government advice and will check peoples temperature on arrival. The aircraft will be wiped down between lift. . If social distancing is not possible please wear your snood or face mask.

We are sorry for the restrictions we have to make but this may be the new normal for now but we can't wait to see you all Skydiving with us.


A licence Sporty Sign up Friday 14th August 14th Aug 2020

We are restarting A licence jumping. The cost will be £50 per jump including kit hire and packing and we are asking you to commit to two jumps per day. so you will need to register with £100. This will stay on your account if we do not jump. If you do not turn up you will lose your money as you are depriving another person a slot!
Please bring a snood to wear when social distancing is not possible and for jumping. We will be doing a full Docs check on arrival as it is the start of the British Skydiving season.

If you do not preregister/prebook please do not come to the airfield as we have to restrict numbers at the Dropzone at present and please no spectators or dogs. I'm afraid you will be asked to leave if you have not registered.

We will be following COVID 19 government advice and will check peoples temperature on arrival. The aircraft will be wiped down between lift. Maximum 10 people per load. If social distancing is not possible please wear your snood or face mask.

We are sorry for the restrictions we have to make but this may be the new normal for now but we can't wait to see you all Skydiving with us.


AFF jumping Saturday 15th August 15th Aug 2020 ** SOLD OUT **

AFF students who have had a refresher already please sign up so we know who is attending on each jump day. Please remember your snood and gloves.


A licence Sporty Sign up Saturday 15th August 15th Aug 2020

We are restarting A licence jumping. The cost will be £50 per jump including kit hire and packing and we are asking you to commit to two jumps per day. so you will need to register with £100. This will stay on your account if we do not jump. If you do not turn up you will lose your money as you are depriving another person a slot!
Please bring a snood to wear when social distancing is not possible and for jumping. We will be doing a full Docs check on arrival as it is the start of the British Skydiving season.

If you do not preregister/prebook please do not come to the airfield as we have to restrict numbers at the Dropzone at present and please no spectators or dogs. I'm afraid you will be asked to leave if you have not registered.

We will be following COVID 19 government advice and will check peoples temperature on arrival. The aircraft will be wiped down between lift. If social distancing is not possible please wear your snood or face mask.

We are sorry for the restrictions we have to make but this may be the new normal for now but we can't wait to see you all Skydiving with us.


****SOLD OUT**** Welcome Back Sporty Sign up Satur 15th Aug 2020 ** SOLD OUT **

We are offering 10 people four jumps each for the day. The cost will be £30 per jump so you will need to register with £120. This will stay on your account if we do not jump. If you do not turn up you will lose your money as you are depriving another person a slot!
You will need your own equipment at present and a snood or face mask
Register here if you are B licence jumper or above. Currency requirements will be decided on an individual basis on the day, there will strictly be no high performance landings. We will be doing a full kit & Docs check on arrival as it is the start of the British Skydiving season.

If you do not preregister/prebook please do not come to the airfield as we have to restrict numbers at the Dropzone at present and please no spectators or dogs. I'm afraid you will be asked to leave if you have not registered.

We will be following COVID 19 government advice and will check peoples temperature on arrival. The aircraft will be wiped down between lift. . If social distancing is not possible please wear your snood or face mask.

We are sorry for the restrictions we have to make but this may be the new normal for now but we can't wait to see you all Skydiving with us.


B Licence Briefing 15th Aug 2020

We have designed a 'B' licence briefing session for people who have their 'A' Licence. You can get all 5 briefs on a Saturday evening. These will be run by Andy Guest. Maximum number per session 6 people.

The briefs you need for B licence are:
Trained in Spotting Techniques
Duties and responsibilities of a Jumpmaster
Introduction to the Operations Manual
Full safety brief on being able to carry out flight line checks of parachutists Cat 8 and above
Full safety brief and instruction on canopy handling relevant to CH2

The session will start at approximately 5pm and will last around 2 hours.
The cost for this is £30 (as we are limited on numbers)


AFF jumping Sunday 16th August 16th Aug 2020 ** SOLD OUT **

AFF students who have had a refresher already please sign up so we know who is attending on each jump day. Please remember your snood and gloves.


Welcome Back Sporty Sign up Sunday 16th August 16th Aug 2020

We are offering 10 people four jumps each for the day. The cost will be £30 per jump so you will need to register with £120. This will stay on your account if we do not jump. If you do not turn up you will lose your money as you are depriving another person a slot!
You will need your own equipment at present and a snood or face mask
Register here if you are B licence jumper or above. Currency requirements will be decided on an individual basis on the day, there will strictly be no high performance landings. We will be doing a full kit & Docs check on arrival as it is the start of the British Skydiving season.

If you do not preregister/prebook please do not come to the airfield as we have to restrict numbers at the Dropzone at present and please no spectators or dogs. I'm afraid you will be asked to leave if you have not registered.

We will be following COVID 19 government advice and will check peoples temperature on arrival. The aircraft will be wiped down between lift. . If social distancing is not possible please wear your snood or face mask.

We are sorry for the restrictions we have to make but this may be the new normal for now but we can't wait to see you all Skydiving with us.


A licence Sporty Sign up Sunday 16th August 16th Aug 2020

We are restarting A licence jumping. The cost will be £50 per jump including kit hire and packing and we are asking you to commit to two jumps per day. so you will need to register with £100. This will stay on your account if we do not jump. If you do not turn up you will lose your money as you are depriving another person a slot!
Please bring a snood to wear when social distancing is not possible and for jumping. We will be doing a full Docs check on arrival as it is the start of the British Skydiving season.

If you do not preregister/prebook please do not come to the airfield as we have to restrict numbers at the Dropzone at present and please no spectators or dogs. I'm afraid you will be asked to leave if you have not registered.

We will be following COVID 19 government advice and will check peoples temperature on arrival. The aircraft will be wiped down between lift. If social distancing is not possible please wear your snood or face mask.

We are sorry for the restrictions we have to make but this may be the new normal for now but we can't wait to see you all Skydiving with us.


Packing Course 17th Aug 2020

Learn stress-free packing for safe, comfortable openings.
Our course will familiarise you with your equipment and show you how to prepare it for packing, right from landing.
We'll the teach the packing process from beginning to end, and share with you techniques to make the whole thing easier. You'll learn good practice to help avoid malfunctions, hard openings, premature deployment and excessive wear to your gear.

You should finish the day with the confidence to pack for yourself, with more than enough skill and know-how to fulfill the requirements for your B Licence.

Learning to pack your own parachute can save you a lot of money and time!
Course price is £75 to be paid on booking!
Register online or call the office on 01404 890222.
Max. 6 spaces. Min. 2 students to run course. (If the course doesn't get enough interest we may need to postpone). If you register and do not attend you will lose the course fee.


Sporty Thursday 20th August 20th Aug 2020

We are offering 10 people four jumps each for the day. The cost will be £30 per jump so you will need to register with £120. This will stay on your account if we do not jump. If you do not turn up you will lose your money as you are depriving another person a slot!
You will need your own equipment at present and a snood or face mask
Initially we are only open to B licence jumpers and above. Currency requirements will be decided on an individual basis on the day, there will strictly be no high performance landings. We will be doing a full kit & Docs check on arrival as it is the start of the British Skydiving season.

If you do not preregister/prebook please do not come to the airfield as we have to restrict numbers at the Dropzone at present and please no spectators or dogs. I'm afraid you will be asked to leave if you have not registered.

We will be following COVID 19 government advice and will check peoples temperature on arrival. The aircraft will be wiped down between lift. Maximum 10 people per load. If social distancing is not possible please wear your snood or face mask.

We are sorry for the restrictions we have to make but this may be the new normal for now but we can't wait to see you all Skydiving with us.


Canopy coaching with Curt & Jeannie 11th Sep 2020 - 13th Sep 2020

Come get your learn on with Alter Ego! We are excited to continue to educate skydivers all over the world on safe canopy piloting. It doesn't matter what skill level you are at, we have a course that will work for you! If you don’t fit into our regular curriculum, we will customize the coaching to fit your needs. For more information on the courses we offer visit our website at www.thealteregoproject.com/courses. We look forward to working with you soon!
To register email info@thealteregoproject.com