Firebolt 119 Main Parachute opening video

ShareCheck out this video of a Jumpshack Firebolt 119 Main Parachute opening. Notice the following: Fast, but smooooth. No snivel. Perfectly on-heading, every time. pt> The Firebolt opens in hundreds of feet, not a thousand feet like some others.  It aslo opens on-heading, everytime. I’ve personally flown a Firebolt Main Parachute, and I really liked it. Jumpshack ...

Opening the “Wings Over Gatineau” Airshow

Share There used to be an “Ottawa Airshow”. I used to go. It was really cool. Then for some reason I’m unaware of, it was no more. Then these guys from Vintage Wings started restoring old aircraft and flying them out of the Gatineau Airport. That’s the airport where I jump. It’s cool, we see ...

500th jump – out of a Hot Air Ballon

Share So my friend Bill Whelan helped me with the building of my Hot Air Balloon.  He was well aware of the fact that I was a skydiver. So it came to be that one day, a few years ago, I had 499 jumps. I decided, hey, I should jump out of a Balloon!  With ...

Here it is! the new bard.ca

ShareI got this domain when the first “.ca” domains were available without the “.on.ca” stuff. Basically a looong time ago. It’s had a few iterations over the years, but, after many years of neglecting my website (which I built with my own custom template in Dreamweaver MX 2004) which had a main focus on my Circus activities: ...