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POPs Nationals – 50th Anniversary

August 31, 2016 - September 5, 2016

The Parachutists Over Phorty Society or POPS is a club for skydivers, who have reached the age of forty. The first POPS was founded in 1966 in the USA and POPs are now to be found in many countries around the world. POPS is one of the oldest and most renowned organizations in parachuting with a USA membership of over 11,000, plus additional international members around the globe. Smaller groups within POPS are SOS – Skydivers Over Sixty, JOS – Jumpers Over Seventy and there are even some members of JOES – Jumpers Over Eighty Society and JONS – Jumpers Over Ninety Society.

This POPs Nationals competition marks the 50th Anniversary of POPs and the event will be hosted by Skydive Chicago on August 31st – September 5th. Competition events will include 4-way scrambles, 6-way speed star, sport accuracy and of course Hit’N’Rock! There will also be an awards ceremony and banquet dinner to close the festivities.

Registration & Jump Prices
Registration: $40 per competitor and includes:

  • Event T-Shirt
  • Goodie Bag
  • Awards Ceremony
  • Banquet Dinner

Jump Prices:

  • 4-way Scrambles: 3 rounds X $25/jump = $75
  • 6-way Speed Star: 3 rounds X $25/jump = $75
  • Sport Accuracy: 3 rounds X $20/jump = $60
  • Hit’N’Rock: 1 rounds X $20/jump = $20

Registration for the POPs Nationals can be completed online or upon arrival to the dropzone. The sign-up for specific competition events and payment for jumps will take place upon arrival to the dropzone for registration.

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Contact TOP POP Alicia Moorehead via skyfun004@gmail.com for more information.

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August 31, 2016
September 5, 2016


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