Skydiving is Dangerous!
SPORT PARACHUTING OR SKYDIVING IS A POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS ACTIVITY THAT CAN RESULT IN INJURY OR DEATH
EACH INDIVIDUAL PARTICIPANT, REGARDLESS OF EXPERIENCE, HAS FINAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR HIS OR HER OWN SAFETY.
THE INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE IS IS PRESENTED AS A FREE SERVICE BY THE SHAPE SKYDIVING CLUB. SHAPE SKYDIVERS MAKE NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY CONCERNING THE VALIDITY OF ANY ADVICE, OPINION OR RECOMMENDATION EXPRESSED IN THIS MATERIAL. ALL INDIVIDUALS RELYING ON THIS MATERIAL DO SO AT THEIR OWN RISK.
An individual’s safety can be enhanced by exercising proper precautions and procedures. SHAPE SKYDIVERS are a nonprofit, voluntary membership organization of the participants and supporters of the sport of parachuting in the Benelux area. The sport is also referred to as skydiving. SHAPE SKYDIVERS have no involvement in the conduct or operations of any skydiving center, parachute center, or drop zone. SHAPE SKYDIVERS AND THEIR MEMBERS, AS A PRIVATE, NON-REGULATORY ORGANIZATION WHICH HAS NO LEGAL AUTHORITY TO REGULATE OR CONTROL INDIVIDUALS OR CORPORATIONS, CANNOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY JUMP OR TRAINING OPERATIONS THAT RESULT IN INJURY OR DEATH TO ANY PARTY. SHAPE SKYDIVERS has neither been given nor has it assumed any duty to anyone. SHAPE SKYDIVERS have no obligation to anyone concerning his or her skydiving activities.
It is the responsibility of each student to ask whatever questions are necessary for him or her to have a thorough understanding of the actions and procedures that he or she must perform in order to make a safe jump. Each skydiver has the responsibility to exercise certain practices and perform certain actions to maintain safety for himself or herself and for other people.
SHAPE SKYDIVERS MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE INFORMATION SET FORTH ON SHIS WEBSITE
WE ARE NOT OFFICIALLY ASSOCIATED WITH SHAPE OR NATO - YET
We're not an officially sanctioned activity and are only associated with SHAPE/NATO because we're here. It's okay, we're very friendly.
BPA, FAI, USPA
We're also not officially associated with your countries' skydiving association. If you choose to pursue skydiving, you're gonna have to join one of them. Don't worry, we'll help you sort that out.