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Texas State Record (skydiving)

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by landsmasher, Jul 9, 2003.

  1. landsmasher

    landsmasher 1/2 ton status

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    Parachutists Over Phorty (POPs) Is a world wide organization of skydivers over 40 years old. They made this State Record skydive in Texas last month. 62 Old Guys and Gals showed Texas how to do it right... Now that's falling with style!

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  2. Muddytazz

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  3. k5ntexas

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    now thats alot of old people. how many broken hips were there?? /forums/images/graemlins/eek.gif /forums/images/graemlins/eek.gif /forums/images/graemlins/eek.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif just messin wit ya man. that is too cool. least they like jumpin out of airplanes instead of playin bingo. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
  4. landsmasher

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    There are also a group of the same guys called Parachutists Over Sixty. POS LOL! Some are even over 70. Some are missing limbs. One is even blind... /forums/images/graemlins/eek.gif
     
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    One of these days i would like to try and sky dive /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
  6. Larry_in_Tx

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    My 52 year old boss just sold his rig because of a hard reserve pull that fawked his neck all up.

    You gotta hand it to the 60+ year old guys jump’n, one hard landing can take em out for a while.
     
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    just messin wit ya man. that is too cool. least they like jumpin out of airplanes instead of playin bingo.

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    And both of those are better than having the old farts on the road driving 20 mph under the speed limit /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif
     
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    And both of those are better than having the old farts on the road driving 20 mph under the speed limit

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    Most of these guys drive hotrods, harleys and other types of speed oriented vehicles. Did you know that more skydivers die in vehicle accidents every year than in skydiving accidents? And another rather large percentage die at work or from old age. Hows that for statistics? /forums/images/graemlins/deal.gif
     
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    thats cool..




































    their still old. /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif j/k.
     
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    their still old

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    And still livin... Better than the alternative... /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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