Chicagoland Skydiving Center
Rochelle, Illinois
June 14, 2013
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Chicagoland Skydiving Center, Rochelle, Illinois

When you jump for the first time I highly suggest you pay the extra for a photographer jump with you.  These photos and the video I got are priceless.

Chicagoland Skydiving Center, Rochelle, Illinois

As you can see here I had a huge grin on my face. 

Chicagoland Skydiving Center, Rochelle, Illinois

The problem with having your mouth open when falling at one hundred and thirty miles an hour is your mouth dries out like you have never experienced.  It is the worst case of cotton mouth ever.

Chicagoland Skydiving Center, Rochelle, Illinois


The Earth kept getting closer and closer but I didn't want the freefall to stop.

Chicagoland Skydiving Center, Rochelle, Illinois

I had an altimeter on my wrist and my job was when Mike tapped me on it three times I was to pull the cord for the chute. 



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