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Gift certificates are the best option when trying to buy gifts for people who are hard to shop for. If you know someone who is looking to live a little and needs some adventure in their life then a...
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¿Qué tan alto voy a saltar en paracaídas? Al eligir un lugar para realizar su primer salto en tándem, una de las preguntas más importantes que debe hacer es "¿A qué altura saltaré?" Las empresas...
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What It's Like Being A Tandem Skydiving Instructor In New England Have you ever wondered what it's like being a tandem skydiving instructor here at Skydive Danielson? Here are some pros and...
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What Weather Conditions Can I Skydive In? Bad weather for skydiving means sad and frustrated customers who can't jump out of airplanes. As a business in the entertainment industry, skydiving...
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Give The Best Present Anyone Could Ever Dream Of  It's that time of year! Are you stumped on what to get that special person for the holidays? No need to look any further, we have the perfect gift...
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Dream Job - Apply Here So you think you want to become a skydiving instructor? Being a full time skydiving instructor sure sounds like a dream job to many people. There are many perks to the job -...
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What Brand Of Parachutes Are Used For Tandem Skydives? Have you ever wondered about the statistics of the canopy that's up over your head? How about the information and safety protocols regarding...
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Would You Like To Know The Top 5 Coolest Things About Skydiving?  Have you never done a tandem skydive and ever wondered what all the fuss is about? Check out our list of the top 5 coolest things...
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What To Expect When You Arrive For Your Tandem Skydive: From Saying Hello To Shouting 'I Did It!'  Here is a step-by-step process of what to expect for your first tandem skydive when arriving at...
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How Much Bang For Your Buck: Tandem Skydive Pricing Debunked.  Do you ever wonder why your tandem skydive costs so much money? Here are a few of the reasons why your skydive is priced the way that...
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Would You Like Your Very Own Blog Post To Be Featured On Our Website? Here's How:  We think it would be awesome if you could share your complete experience with us, in the form of a blog for the...
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Tandem Skydiving Media Packages:  It is our utmost recommendation that you purchase a media package for your first ever tandem skydive! This is something, you can not only say you have...
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What Should I Do With My Hair Before My Skydive?!  If your hair is longer than chin length, you might want to consider a method of keeping it from flying around at 120 mph. Ignore this advice...
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Top 3 Extreme Activities To Do In CT:   Are you wondering what fun and extreme activities you can do in Connecticut? Check out a few of our favorites...
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How Important Is It To Book Your Tandem Skydive At A Dropzone With Good Reviews? We cannot stress the importance of good reviews enough. When you see a dropzone with all 5-star reviews and each...
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Are You Wondering What You Will Need To Bring With You For Your First Tandem Skydive? Look No Further:  Below is a complete checklist of what you will need to bring with...
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Where To Tandem Skydive In Massachusetts:     Finding the right location to do your first tandem skydive is exhausting and exiting all at the same time. We believe that in order to pick the...
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Are you having a hard time thinking of some cool things to do throughout this summer? Check out these fun ideas!  Planning things throughout the summer isn't always easy. Whether it's an adventure...
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ALS Fundraiser with Eric Jurado-Diaz    Skydive Danielson is proud to be a part of an event in effort to help raise money for the ALS Foundation and it's research. After a life of challenges, ...
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How To Choose a Skydiving Center Most people tend to choose a skydiving center based on 2 factors: location and pricing. However, the first reason to choose a skydiving school should start with...
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Skydive Danielson's History My husband and I purchased Skydive Danielson in 2013. When we bought this company it came with just one little airplane that held four skydivers and flew up to 10,000...
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What Kind of Media Packages Do We Offer?  Here at Skydive Danielson we provide three awesome media packages. All three come with video and photos. All Media Packages are delivered to you the same...
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Can I Do A Tandem Skydive If I'm Sick?  It is recommended that you NOT do a tandem skydive if you are feeling under the weather. Especially when it comes to a cold or flu or even allergies. ...
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Q: What Happens If There Is Bad Weather On The Date Of My Skydive? We do our best to get everyone in the air on the day of their skydive while keeping your safety as our #1 priority. Skydive...
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What Is a Tandem Skydive? Skydiving: noun: sky-diving Definition: the sport of jumping out of an airplane and performing acrobatic maneuvers in the air during freefall before landing by...
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Does tandem skydiving have a weight limit?           Tandem skydiving facilities all have their own weight limit. Across the United States, weight limits range from 200 lbs up to 230 lbs. ...
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How High Will I Skydive From? When choosing a location to make your first tandem skydive,one of the most important questions to ask is, "What altitude will I skydive from?" Skydiving businesses...
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Mission: Make A Child Smile Skydive Danielson hosted its first Canopies For Kids event over the July 4th holiday weekend.Canopies for Kids is a charity that takes the 'Bravest Teddy Bears in the...
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Will I Puke On My First Skydive?  Puke is definitely part of our job as skydiving instructors. However, the number of people who throw up on their first skydive is not as high as you might think. ...
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I had always wanted to go skydiving but was incredibly nervous to actually do it, if I wasn't working here at Skydive Danielson I might not have ever done it. I was only working here for about a week...
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How do I book a group for 10 or more tandem skydives? Look no further! Check out the presentation below for answers on booking a group outing for tandem skydiving at Skydive Danielson.    ...
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How to Reserve a Tandem Skydive for a friend/loved one: Are you looking to book an appointment for someone you know to go skydiving? Follow our step-by-step tutorial on how to book a tandem...
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How Many Tandems Before Solo? So, are you thinking about getting your skydiving license? At Skydive Danielson we offer an AFF program for people pursuing their license to skydive! Our skydive...
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Skydive Danielson is a top choice for Boston residents looking to make their first tandem skydive. What makes Boston skydivers head to Skydive Danielson for this bucket list adventure?  What...
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Nervous about making your first tandem skydive? You are not alone! A common question first time skydivers have for us is, "Is it hard to breathe while skydiving?" Lucky for you, breathing on a...
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What Does AFF Stand For? Accelerated Free Fall (AFF) is a skydiving training program for those pursuing a license to skydive on their own. The end goal is to achieve an 'A License' through the...
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Where Will I Land My Parachute? Arguably the most important part of a skydive is the landing. A tandem skydive consists of 3 parts: Free Fall, Parachute Ride and Landing. The landing area is a...
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How Many Parachutes?  The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requires there to be a 2nd parachute in all skydiving equipment that has been certified and packed by a licensed FAA Parachute...
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One of the most frequently asked questions about skydiving is, "Can I bring my own camera with on my tandem skydive?" Read on to learn about skydiving regulations.  USPA Safety Regulations The...
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Can Minors Go On Tandem Skydives? The #1 skydiving question that we are contacted about is, "Can my child skydive if they are under the age of 18?" "Many parents also want to know, "Can I give...
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Author: Nikia Lane   On my first skydive, at 26 years old, I imagined the worst of the worst!! I am the type of person who worries over each and every little thing. I put way too much thought...
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With opening day fast approaching just 7 days away I'd like to name 7 things that I look forward to at Skydive Danielson this season. Read on to find out what skydivers like myself are looking...
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The #1 question that customers call Skydive Danielson to ask is, "What does it feel like to skydive for the first time?" Skydiving has this amazing way of feeling completely different than most...
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Skydive Danielson - Boston's #1 Choice For Tandem Skydiving Skydive Danielson offers something special to Boston residents who are looking to make their first jump. While Boston customer's can...
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In The Spot Light  Skydiving is a momentous occasion for our first time skydivers. We have had some of the most amazing customers share their stories with us and we have enjoyed being a part of...
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Need a little motivation to try skydiving? We are always asking customers why they have decided to jump out of a perfectly good airplane. We've put together this list of the 10 most common reasons...
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$99 Hop N’ Pop Boogie! What a success on our $99 Hop N’ Pop Boogie day! This was a crazy fun all-day event starting at 10am and lasting until after sunset! We got some night jumps in because the fun...
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La pregunta número uno a la que los clientes llaman Skydive Danielson es "¿Qué se siente al hacer un salto en paracaídas por primera vez?" El paracaidismo tiene esta sorprendente forma de sentirse...
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In anticipation of the upcoming season Skydive Danielson hosted their annual “Just Huck It! Wind Tunnel Invasion” camp at Sky Venture in Nashua, NH. 15 jumpers of all experience levels from AFF...
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December 16, 2015 - January 16, 2016  Well, as the majority of you all know the skydiving season ended the first week of November. This dreadful week is usually followed by the disbanding of the...
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Altitude In Skydiving Airplanes Makes You Fart You made the decision to jump out of an airplane for your first tandem skydive. You've signed the papers, attended a skydive training class and are...
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Knowledge is power There are lots of stories out there about skydiving and everyone claims to know someone who's parachute didn't open. Don't believe everything you hear! With only 0.003...
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Whether you're turning 16 or 98 there is no reason to not live it up on your birthday. And I'd say our whole drop zone did just that last Wednesday in celebration of Mr. Tim Ryder's birthday. ...
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Flight-1 works with canopy pilots of all experience levels around the globe. Over one thousand skydivers in more than twelve different countries go through a flight-1 course each year. And this year...
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Last weekend we put on our second annual CRW Boogie. For those of you reading this and have no idea what I'm talking about it's Canopy Relative Work, which sums up to a whole bunch of awesomeness. If...
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So I finally made my 100th jump this past weekend, but let me tell how I ended up doing it here at Skydive Danielson and why it was so memorable! Skydive Danielson probably has no idea how much...
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Almost a year ago my husband Alex and I booked an appointment for a tandem skydive at Skydive Danielson. Our lives have changed in epic ways since then and we just celebrated our 100th jump together! ...
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Wow! What a great time we had here at Skydive Danielson with a visit from our new friends in the Fitchburg State University's Outdoor Adventure Club! 35 students bought skydiving tickets from the...
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Opening Day at Skydive Danielson was filled with new jumpers coming to check us out and old jumpers reuniting. After not seeing each other much of the winter everyone enjoyed hanging out with their...
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United States Parachute Association dropzones hold their annual Safety Day during the month of March. In addition to Safety Day, Skydive Danielson added a free AFF Ground School Refresher for the...
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Skydive Danielson hosted it's very first Wind Tunnel Basic Skills camp at Skyventure New Hampshire. This camp was geared towards our students in our training program and newer licensed jumpers. The...
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Welcome to the world Sebastian John Morris AKA Bash. Dropzone owners Rob and Laura Morris welcomed their baby boy into the world on November 19th at 1:30am. Bash will be seen at the DZ all summer...
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Where can I even begin?! What an amazing event here at Skydive Danielson. This was our first boogie and we sure made it count! Taylor Cole and Denis Zhuravkov hosted a beginner skill building CRW...
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A three day USPA Coach Course held by Xcel Skydiving instructor Laura Morris was held at Skydive Danielson. Eager coach course candidates joined the class ready to enter the world of skydiving...
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The end of the season party was a blast! It's always bitter sweet when the end of the season comes, friends who feel like family all go their separate winter ways. Some travel to warm Southern skies, ...
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What an amazing Wicked Wednesday we had! First of all, you can't beat $13 hop n pops, life just doesn't get any better than that! Stephanie and Jeremy H. (friends of Laura and Rob's) from Skydive...
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Our licensed jumpers had been requesting night skydives this season, so we waited until a full moon was on the calendar. We don't need much arm twisting to start up a bonfire and BBQ here at Skydive...
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After a beautiful day of jumping, the staff and fun jumpers at Skydive Danielson held a Cinco De Mayo party. Our one and only Pirate (AKA The Pilot) had his family in town to enjoy a fun night with...
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New season, new owners, trees cut down and a bonfire/bbq. Licensed skydivers from all over the New England area came to check out Skydive Danielson's grand opening for the 2013 season. Skydivers came...
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