You might have seen some people parachuting or para-gliding and thought that was really cool, and a little scary. But, did you know that there are also competitions and demonstrations for those who parachute? If you want a new experience, you could check out the Swoop Freestyle FAI World Championships in San Diego, CA.
The Swoop brand is a new internationally-accredited actions sports & lifestyle platform. The concept is a little like rally car racing where the competition takes place right in a city. Now, the city of San Diego is fortunate to have the Swoop event in its town.
Copenhagen was also a location for the Swoop Freestyle FAI World Championships. San Diego is a beautiful town with great weather. After the event, you might want to take a trip to the world-famous San Diego Zoo. What takes place during the Swoop Freestyle FAI World Championships in San Diego, CA?
Basically, people tied to parachutes will engage in aerobatic feats right before the audience. You might see someone jumping from an airplane or helicopter. One bungee jumper might try to get inches from the water before being returned skyward.
In the center of the water arena is a large cushion, which the para-gliders will skip, jump and land on. Unlike other events, you will spend most of the time, looking up in the sky. These are professionals, who know what they are doing.
So, if you love extreme sports, then this parachute demonstration may be just right for you. These parachuting athletes do amazing things. You might want to bring a camera to capture a "WOW" moment.