"Fly Station" Parachute Festival 2012
Tuesday, 26 June 2012 12:43

Fly Station in St-Petersburg

On July 7th, 2012, a festival of Fly Station parachuting will take place in St. Petersburg. The northern capital will experience this for the first time. The performance will consist of the Russian national team. The Fly Station is the most spectacular discipline of skydiving. Athletes of this sport will demonstrate extreme control of a parachute at a speed of more than 30 meters per second. It is an amazing sight, as the pilots need to master speed, precision, and artistry of flight over the Neva River at amazing speeds. 

This is the only discipline of skydiving that is recognized by the International Olympic Committee and at other International Competitions. Viewers of this event will appreciate the skill of the best skydivers who will defend the Russian flag at the upcoming World Championships and World Games in 2013. About 20 athletes of the Russian team will attend the festival. This event only happens once a year, and all those who have been to previous events in other countries to see this amazing scenes recommend it. 

A special guest of this festival will be DJ Cosine, an exciting and controversial Russian DJ. The venue will be at the beach at the Peter and Paul Fortress. 

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