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This is a limited parachuting event for RCPT-USA team members who have jumped with RCPT-USA before or do not need the Extended Airborne Refresher or Basic Parachuting Course. Keep your currency, grab some grub and get wet at RCPT-USA's annual All American Water Jump and Accuracy Competition.
Accuracy competition participants need not make a water jump.
Accuracy jumps will be from C-182 for $25/lift and does not include chute rentals or repacks. Rental- $25 for one jump, $40 for all day, repacks for rental parachutes are $25/pack ea.
There will be no external rigger support for this event. Jumpers must pack their own main parachutes or rent a team chute.
Water Jumpers must complete wet silk training per RCPT-USA's ASOP.
The water jump is into the St John's River. Jumpers must be preregistered to secure a slot. Cost is $250. Fee includes team main parachute and reserve, which will need to be washed and dried within 24 hours prior to repacking or risk being rendered unserviceable. All jumpers will be required to wear a USCG approved personal flotation device. Jumpers are responsible to bring their own PFD. RCPT-USA will run the wet silk/canopy classes Saturday for jumpers needing the training. No combat equipment. No helmets. Jumpers must wear shoes and clothes that are suitable for water activities (swim trunks or shorts), that won't come off, or present a hazard in the aircraft or in the air - so no swim fins or flip flops. Recommend jumpers not wear boots.
Jump Aircraft is the C182
4th of July BBQ at the hanger Saturday night and Lunch on Sunday!
Course of Events:
Friday, July 5, 2024- check in, practice and currency day- BAR for those that need it
Saturday, July 6, 2024- BAR, Accuracy Competition
Sunday- July 7, 2024- Water Jump
- Packing Ticket $25 pack ea
- Lift Ticket $25 ea
- Rig Rental $25/1 or $40 event
- Water Jump $250 (and registration)
Accuracy jump competition:
Saturday each jump will have 3 tries to land closest to the designated mark, you do not need to make 3 jumps but only 3 jumps will count for the competition. Jumpers pick their spot under supervision of jumpmaster.
Prizes For Accuracy Competition:
1st Place: Operation Black Cat VII Registration and 1 free Jump
2d Place: Operation Black Cat VII Registration
3d Place: RCPT-USA T-Shirt (winners choice)