The U.S. Army Parachute Team, the Golden Knights’ competition teams returned from the 36th World Military Championships adding Gold, Silver and bronze medals and these medals are the first for the USA in the 5th World Military Games. The team competed in Accuracy at the Brazilian Military Academy in Resende, Brazil and 4-Way at Sky Dive Resende and was concluded in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil July 14-21. CISM (Conseil International du Sport Militaire), is the military equivalent to the Olympics. (more…)
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The Golden Knights are regulars at the annual Dayton Vectran Air Show in Ohio, so when Gold Team arrived in town this last weekend was like seeing some old friends. The show hosted nearly 30,000 spectators, from first-timers to seasoned vets. The weather was great all weekend and made the show enjoyable for everyone…not least of all the jumpers! (more…)
The Women’s division of the 36th Military World Parachuting Championships officially finished today. The Golden Knight Women’s Team won Gold in Formation Skydiving with a total of 197 points over eight rounds. This gives them an average of 24.6, a personal best for this first year team. (more…)