Golden Knights help set California State Vertical Formation Record

58 Way CA State Vertical Record

58 Way CA State Vertical Record Photo by Iwan Van Der Schoor

Several members of the Golden Knights were in California last week to help set the state’s largest vertical formation record.  SSG Joe Abeln, SSG Trevor Oppenborn, SSG Reese Pendleton and SGT Jen Schaben joined jumpers from across the country and the world to complete a 58 person vertical formation.  Participants came from the Ukraine, Australia, Sweden, Norway, Canada and Brazil for the accomplishment.  (more…)

The Golden Knights Prepare for Upcoming World Record

A view of one of the formations built during the Women's Vertical World Record Camp. SGT Jen Schaben is in the top left side with the black and gold Army rig. Photo by Craig Amrine

A view of one of the formations built during the Women's Vertical World Record Camp. SGT Jen Schaben is in the top left side with the black and gold Army rig. Photo by Craig Amrine

The clear blue skies promised a great day one of the Women’s Vertical World Record Skills Camp this past weekend, held in Eloy, AZ. This camp was just one of the many such camps leading up to the Women’s Vertical World Record, to be held over Thanksgiving weekend, also in Skydive Arizona. (more…)

Demonstrators Compete at USPA Nationals 2010

A shot from the video of one of the Team's competition jumps. Using this Camscore system, each team can watch the videos of their jumps as they're being scored. Photo by Chad Wilcox

A shot from the video of one of the Team's competition jumps. Using this Camscore system, each team can watch the videos of their jumps as they're being scored. Photo by Chad Wilcox

It is a testament to how the Team has grown in ability and training in the last decade, that two members of the Gold Demonstration Team were able to attend and compete at USPA Nationals this year at Skydive Chicago in Ottawa, IL. SSG Reese Pendleton and SGT Jen Schaben were able to go in between two demonstration weekends and represent the Golden Knights (more…)

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