Formation Skydiving (FS)
All Formation skydiving events will run for 3 days, 31 Jan - 2 Feb inclusive. Official training will take place on the 30th Jan. New blocks 1 and 13 will be included in the draw.
FS, or Formation Skydiving involves four fliers who perform movements in a horizontal position.
The contest involves performing different rounds of 35 seconds each, in which the competitors must perform as many moves as possible within this time period.
The moves to be performed are decided before the competition, in a draw.
Two types of penalties are awarded in VFS. By OMISSION and by INFRACTION
By omission; i.e. by missing out one of the obligatory moves, which will result in a penalty for the team.
By infraction; by not correctly performing some of the obligatory moves or grips.
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