User Rating: 0 / 5

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive
 

[pb_row background="none" solid_color_value="#FFFFFF" solid_color_color="#ffffff" gradient_color="0% #FFFFFF,100% #000000" gradient_color_css="" gradient_direction="vertical" pattern="" repeat="full" image="" stretch="none" position="center center" paralax="no" video_url="" autoplay="no" border_width_value_="0" border_style="solid" border_color="#000" div_padding="" div_padding_top="10" div_padding_bottom="10" div_padding_right="10" div_padding_left="10" css_suffix="" id_wrapper="" ][pb_column span="span6"][pb_text el_title="2nd World Cup Event 2006" enable_dropcap="no" appearing_animation="0" ]

Marco Wiederkehr of Liechtenstein and Moa Kvarfordh of Sweden won the Swedish event of the 2006 World Cup of Speed Skydiving July 7-9 over Gryttjom, Sweden. Wiederkehr won with a meet result (3 fastest jumps of 6) of 476,99 km/h (296,45 mph). Moa Kvarfordh won with a meet result of 351,21 km/h (218,28 mph).

Wiederkehr set a new DZ record, both with his meet result, and with his fastest jump - 477,73 km/h (296,91 mph) - beating english skydiver Mark Callands two year old record.

Arnold Hohenegger of Austria finished second setting a new austrian record on the way with 453,56 km/h (281,89 mph). Nico Emanuelsson of Sweden finished third in the 10 person strong field.

Olli Eerola of Finland set a new finish record for a single jump with 410.92 km/h (255,39 mph).

Kvarfordh was the only woman to enter the event as Eliisa Nikula of Finland had to cancel due to an ankle fracture, and Maria Sundesten of Sweden was out with a neck injury.

[/pb_text][/pb_column][pb_column span="span6"][pb_image el_title="Image 1" image_file="http://www.speed-skydiving.com//images/competitions/issa/2006/PICT6217.JPG" image_size="fullsize" link_type="no_link" image_container_style="no-styling" image_alignment="inherit" image_effect="no" appearing_animation="0" ][/pb_image][/pb_column][/pb_row][pb_row][pb_column span="span6"][pb_text]

 

[/pb_text][/pb_column][/pb_row]

Login

We are sorry, because of massive robot registration attacks, we were forced to deactivate our online registration. We ask for your understanding. To register please send us an email to issa@speed-skydiving.com. Registered users get access to the ISSA Community Forum and additional features.

Go to top