So this is way overdue (It's been more then a month...) but the skydiving season is over in Belize. Rocky and I packed up our bags and the crew of Skydive San Pedro closed the company for the summer. They will return this winter with hopefully most of the same crew (maybe not Rocky and … Continue reading End Of A Season
After my birthday (which seems like ages ago now) and while Mandy was still in town (which was over two weeks ago lol) Mandy finally got to go skydiving! Rocky has been trying to get her to jump since he first got into the sport- over a decade ago, but she has resisted up until … Continue reading Mandy Ventures
The other day Skydive Belize (the other skydiving company on the island) paid us a visit. Both companies wanted to have each of their instructors and Skydive Belize's pilot go on fun jumps (they jump their own parachute without a tandem student attached to them), so Skydive Belize crossed the runway and climbed aboard Skydive … Continue reading It’s a Company Thing
So the funny thing (well... a funny thing) about starting a new business in a foreign country is that everyone has more than one job title. For example Rocky is Skydive San Pedro's Chief Pilot and Master Parachute Rigger. He is also the carpenter (sign builder) and part of the marketing team. Each member of … Continue reading Signs
Last week Skydive San Pedro moved location for a day to visit the 2017 Fly In presented by Flight Enthusiasts. This is the first year of the fly in which was held on a private airstrip in Spanish Lookout (a Mennonite community on Belize's mainland). Rocky flew the Cessna with all the gear on board … Continue reading Spanish Lookout
It's been a little over three months since Rocky and I moved to San Pedro and Skydive San Pedro opened. A lot has happened in that time and the company has grown and begun to really blossom. It has been so much fun for me to get an inside view and document the company's growth. … Continue reading Skydive San Pedro
Well this week has been very exciting! Frank - Rocky's boss- finally made it back down here and brought my new backpack with him. I'm so excited because all I had before was a shitty backpack that I got from Target a long time ago and it was totally coming apart and super uncomfortable! I … Continue reading This Week In San Pedro: Skydiving!… and Other Shenanigans!