Trip to Eloy Arizona

Took three others to Eloy Arizona. My boss, the guy in the backseat named Andy had to get some of his Tandem parachutes rerigged. They are good for a certain time and then need to be rerigged. We all went over to Eloy Arizona and went to the Wind Tunnel to do some Parachuting in that and you are only about 5 to 10 feet above a net while the propeller blades blow the wind upwards around 140 to 150 miles per hour. It was a lot of fun and an enjoyable flight over there.

Cast: David Vincent

Tags: Eloy Arizona, DAVETHEPILOT, Wind Tunnel, Andy Rowell and Patrick Collins

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Pearl Izumi – Aero Tri Camp 2012

Pearl Izumi’s never ending quest to make apparel fit better and help athletes go faster took us to San Diego for two days of wind tunnel testing with some world class tri-athletes.

The Pearl Izumi Tri Team Camp included Tri team captain and two time world Ironman Champion Tim DeBoom, joined by Cameron Dye, Angela Naeth, Caitlin Snow, Jesse Thomas, and Flora Duffy.

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Cast: Pocket Hercules

Tags: pearl izumi, tim deboom, cameron dye, wind tunnel, san diego, angela naeith, caitlin snow, jesse thomas, flora duffy, triathalon, cycling apparel, technology, aerodynamics, fabrics, ted barber and geoff shaffer

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