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Sean MacCormac | D-18844
Profiles | September 2017

Sean MacCormac | D-18844

by Brian Giboney

Sean MacCormac is a devoted father of three and an iconic skydiver who originally made his mark in skysurfing. As a skysurfer, he perfected the “invisible man” self-propelled spin, on one jump exceeding 12 revolutions per second. He also participated in the development of the Space Games freefly competition. Currently, MacCormac is a member of the Red Bull Air Force, promoting the sport of skydiving around the globe. He is also a stuntman who performed stunts for movies such as “Iron Man 3,” “Godzilla,” “Point Break” (the 2015 remake) and “The Hangover Part III.”

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September 2017
Covers | September 2017

September 2017

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Photo by Mike Carpenter | D-34137

Team FLO (from left: Chad Ross, Mike Bohn and Colby McNeil) launches a sit-train exit at GoJump Oceanside in California.

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Vicki Dillon | B-24860 | Menands, New York
How Skydiving Changed My Life | September 2017

Vicki Dillon | B-24860 | Menands, New York

How Skydiving Changed My Life

I frequently said that for my 50th birthday, I wanted to make a skydive. Just before my 48th birthday, my son, who had recently achieved his A license, said, “Mom, don’t wait. You are going to love it.” A few weeks later I took my first jump and knew I was going to do more.

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Overdue Dues Increase
Gearing Up | September 2017

Overdue Dues Increase

For eight years, five months and counting, USPA members have enjoyed the longest run ever without a dues increase. That streak will end on January 1, when USPA dues and rating and license fees go up an average of 20 percent. No one on the staff or the board takes such action lightly, and both should be commended for making the 2009 dues change last as long as possible.

Author: Ed Scott
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