Where are the parachuting airfields in the UK and how much will it cost?
There are over 20 parachuting airfields across the UK, all of which are approved
by the British Parachute Association. Simply use our on-line map to locate your nearest centre for full details of prices
and which jumps they provide.
When can I jump?
As soon as you complete the online reservation
form! All you have to do is indicate on the form which date you would like
to jump and then we will arrange everything for you. Alternatively if you want
jump for FREE in aid of charity simply give us a call on 020 7424 5500 and we
will ensure that the information specific to your chosen charity is sent out to
you as soon as possible.
How do I reserve my place for a parachute jump?
Simply complete the online reservation form
and send it to us as soon as possible being sure to indicate which dates you are
available to make your jump. Or to request an information pack click here. Even if you want to jump in a
couple of months' time we strongly recommend that you book early to avoid
disappointment - parachuting is an extremely popular sport and places get filled
very quickly. Please note a small booking deposit is required to reserve your
place but the balance of the jump can be paid on the day.
Are there any restrictions on age or health?
Certain restriction apply to each type of jump - these are outlined below:
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||16 - 50 years
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||16 - 50 years
* For all jumps, if you are aged 16 - 18 you require a parental consent form
† For all jumps your weight should be in proportion to your height - please call
us if you are outside this weight range as weight limits can vary and some
centres have lower limits
The principal medical restrictions are diabetes, epilepsy, fits, recurrent
blackouts, heart or lung disease, mental illness and some cases of asthma.
Pre-existing physical conditions will not necessarily prevent you from taking
part but please inform us of any physical conditions before booking as this may
affect the location of your jump. If you are in any doubt then please contact us
for further information.
You will be required to sign a medical form before your
jump declaring your fitness to take part - this will be sent to you with
confirmation details of your jump date but is also available for you to print
off from our website. Take this to your doctor if you are in any doubt as to you
suitability to jump. Those under the age of 18 will need the medical form signed
by a parent or guardian; those aged 40 and over will need it signed by their
What about insurance?
You will automatically be covered for up to £2,000,000 third party insurance but
this will not cover you for personal injury. Should you wish to take out cover
for personal injury you should either arrange this through your own broker or
you can simply take advantage of the cover detailed on our personal insurance page - you can book this insurance by
simply filling in our on-line booking form.
Do I get discount for booking a group parachute jump?
Parachuting is an ideal group activity
so why not get a group of friends and colleagues together and share your
parachuting experience with others. For a group of just three or more we are
able to offer the following discounts:
- Groups of 3 to 5 people: £5 discount per person
- Groups of 6 to 10 people: £10 discount per person
- Groups of 11 or more: £15 discount per person
Please note to qualify for the above
discounts we must receive all bookings at the same time and because of the lack
of availability of group places we strongly recommend that you call us before
reserving your places to discuss available dates. Your discount will take the
form of a refund cheque which will be sent to you upon receipt of your group
booking. Non charity jumps only.
Can I get photographs or a video of my skydive?
A freefall cameraman may be available on the day to video your jump and in most
cases you can also get still photographs as well. Prices for this range from
approximately £75 - £150 and further details and a telephone number to arrange
this will be contained in your confirmation details.
How do I book my parachute jump?
Do you want to experience the exhilaration of parachuting? All you have to do is
fill in the online reservation form - we
will reserve a place for you on your chosen date and send you full details about
your training, how to get to the airfield and when to arrive. Or to request an
information pack click here. Over 30,000
people will make a parachute jump for the first time this year - over 300,000
will simply dream about it! Well stop dreaming and treat yourself to the thrill
of a lifetime and join us for an experience you will never forget.