Congrats to the participants – you guys and gals are now FAI official with this 21-way head-up record, set September 29, 2015, over Empuriabrava, Spain. Previous record was a 6-way, so this was a large improvement. We have a hunch that the Europeans are nowhere near done setting records.
FAI Parachuting Record: Ratified
Claim number: 17695
Sub-class: G-2/Performance Records
Group/Type: Largest Formation Records – VFS Head Up
Course/Location: Empuriabrava (Spain)
Performance: 21 skydivers
Members: Louisa Bartholdi (Germany), Emanuele Bielli (Italy), Leonard Blanchon (France), Paul Cooper (United Kingdom), Raphael Coudray (France), Gary Crisp (United Kingdom), Alessandra Dand (United Kingdom), Jacob Diliberto (United Kingdom), Olivier Henaff (France), Xavier Leonti (France), Luis Adolfo Lopez Mendez Gerardi (Spain), Adam Mattacola (United Kingdom), Kaan-Burcin Ozenmis (Turkey), Damian Pietrasik (Poland), Federico Rawa (Spain), Emma Scrivener (United Kingdom), Oleg Seliakhin (Russia), Elisabeth Stoodley (United Kingdom), Gregor van den Eynden (Belgium), David Wakey-Nimmo (Spain), Sebastien Wulsch (Germany)
Date: September 26, 2015
Previous record: 6 skydivers (August 23, 2014)
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