Welcome to Skydive Worldwide your global skydiving guide. It is about all aspects of skydiving such as the gear you need, great dropzones, where you can tandem skydive worldwide and skydiving holidays. We aim to help you get more from your time in the air whether you want to do your 1st skydive or are very experienced.

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Learn to sail in Croatia with Activity Yachting

Yacht Heeling with Activity Yachting Activity Yachting offer learn to sail holidays around the beautiful Dalmatian Islands of central Croatia. The holidays are suitable for beginners and sailors looking to improve. You can qualify at international Crew or Skipper level, or just have a fun skippered charter holiday with some instruction. There is availability from mid July until the end of July and from mid August until the end of October. Singles and couples are welcome and can share with others, while groups and families have their own yachts. Prices start from £330/395€ per person per week. Find out more here: www.activityyachting.com


skydive Switzerland image courtesy of Skydive interlaken

When it comes to skydiving, Switzerland has one of the poshest pedigrees in Europe: legendary landscapes, pristine planes and lush grass for landings. Here’s what to expect if you are planning a Swiss skydive. Where to skydive Read more »


Interlaken skydiving image courtesy of Skydive interlaken

Interlaken, a jewel in the centre of Switzerland, is one of those places that stays in your memory forever: wide, café-studded boulevards; lushly manicured gardens; cliff-fringed edges; cobblestone roads winding through town. Of course, if cafés and Read more »

A guide to competition skydiving

A guide to competition skydiving

Many of you might have thought ‘Can you really compete in skydiving? I thought it was just about making it down alive?’. But you would be wrong. There are, in fact, many different forms of skydiving Read more »

The perfect packing kit for skydiving

Packing kit for skydiving image by US Navy

Getting your first skydiving gear is a Christmas-morning moment. For the first time, you have a brand-new (or new-to-you) rig, a cozy helmet that hasn’t been worn by every tandem passenger since 1986 and an altimeter Read more »

Interview with a Professional Skydiver

Interview with a Professional Skydiver

Have you ever thought what it takes to work in the skydiving industry and how to get there? Well read this interview with professional skydiver Andy Wesley who works at Skydive Hibaldstow near Leeds as a Read more »


Skydiving in Australia Flickr Image by latch.r

The vast, continent-sized country of Australia has plenty of space. That, combined with a love of the outdoor lifestyle and sports at the more extreme end of the spectrum, means Australia skydive opportunities are some of Read more »


Italy Skydiving Flickr image by gre.ceres

There are many reasons to visit Italy – from the magnificence of Rome to the beauty of Tuscany. However, one of the newest reasons to visit one of Europe’s oldest countries involves throwing yourself out of Read more »

New Zealand

New Zealand Skydiving Flickr image by mnapoleon

New Zealand is one of the world’s best skydiving destinations. With its dramatic mountain scenery and sparse population, it offers unspoilt views that never seem to end. Jumping out of a plane at 15,000 feet has Read more »