| Apr 23, 2011
| 6:10 PM
Editor's note: This corrects the year the women went through the pageant and Alyson Roth's title.
These contestants are no ordinary beauty queens. They jump out of airplanes, drive race cars, enter surf competitions and ride in bicycle races.
| May 4, 2011
| 5:46 PM
If you google Brandon Heroux and find a young man throwing the javelin, you've got the William and Mary junior who won that event at last weekend's Penn Relays.
The Brandon Heroux skydiving at 10,000 feet and zip-lining from cliff to cliff is another...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 10:53 PM
A tragic skydiving accident led to the death of 51-year-old man who made a jump over the City of Snohomish on August 18.
Cal B. McKibbon, a 52-year-old man from Lyndon, WA was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after both of his parchutes...
| May 11, 2011
| 12:49 AM
Karthik Balakrishnan was to return to his native India next week to help support his parents.
But before he left, the software engineer wanted to follow his passion and parachute solo for the first time.
“None of us liked it because we knew the...
| May 21, 2011
| 7:48 AM
PERRIS, Calif. (KTLA) -- A skydiver was injured Friday afternoon after his parachute deflated and he fell 100 feet to the ground.
Riverside County firefighters responded about 1:30 p.m.to Perris Valley Skydiving and found the man responsive but suffering...
| May 23, 2011
| 10:40 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — With aircraft made of little more than bamboo and plastic sheets, a ragtag group of aerial adventurers threw themselves off a hilltop here on May 23, 1971, launching what became known as the birth of the hang gliding renaissance....
| May 23, 2011
| 8:29 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Water skier, model, national champion -- Krista Rogers can do it all.
The Carlsbad resident especially loves to jump.
“I went skydiving this summer. I went hang-gliding. I've done a lot of things that should get your adrenaline...
| May 30, 2011
If you answered no, hooray for you! (And, by the way, what planet are you from?)
But if you answered yes (like any normal member of the human race), you're likely heartened by the arrival of vacation season. Just the ticket for a little...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 3:55 PM
During the 2011 Dakota Thunder Air show Saturday at Ellsworth AFB the U.S. Army Parachute Team the "Golden Knights" gave Magic 93.9's Kara McKenzie the chance to board their aircraft and watch the Gold Team Jump.
Gold Team Roster:
SFC JD Berentis,...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 7:49 PM
June is a time of changes. All over Newport-Mesa, families enjoy the beginning of summer. Children finish another year of school, graduation ceremonies are held, and plans for the future are made.
I often tell my two sons that change happens whether we...
| Aug 25, 2011
Does work have you wiped out? Or could you simply use a break from everyday life, but don't have time to spend a week in a spa or fly off to the south of France? Rejuvenation is at hand -- we have some ideas to help you recharge your batteries.
| Jun 13, 2011
| 12:11 PM
Drifting low over the St. Johns River, you can see everything. The winding, lazy flow of the north-flowing river sparkles through to a sea of grass.
“Ever since I remember, I wanted to fly,” says Eric Dufour, who runs Paratour, a business in...