1. Best of 2018 Skydive The Gulf

    So many people had a blast skydiving in the gulf in 2018! We have had people from all around the world come jump with us and we want to say THANK YOU! The 2019 season is right around the corner. Opening day will be February 2019. Come get your skydive on with Skydive The Gulf!…Read More

  2. Skydiving Gift Certificates: Tips for Gifting an Amazing Experience

    Skydiving is an incredible gift and an amazing adventure for someone special. Here are some tips to get the best value for your money and make sure your lucky friend gets the best experience possible. 1. Shop with the skydiving center directly instead of third party vendors. You will avoid paying extra fees and get the most accurate information on the skydiving experience …Read More

  3. What is a Skydive Boogie?

    If you thought “boogie” was just a dance move, think again. In the world of skydiving, “boogie” is actually a better way to say “party.” In this blog post, Skydive The Gulf will explain the history of boogies, what types of people attend them, and give you information about our own upcoming boogie — the 1st Annual First Responder Boogie at Skydive The Gulf in…Read More

  4. Skydiving Lingo to Learn Before A Tandem Jump

    “Blue skies man! I got some great footie during that hop and pop I just took and everything was smooth under canopy!” This is just one example of the lingo you might hear as you enter the world of skydiving and sign up for your first tandem jump. Like any sports or activity culture, skydiving has its own jargon attached. If you are curious about skydiving culture or wa…Read More

  5. How is Skydiving Safe?

    Skydiving has been classified as an activity for daredevils, adrenaline junkies, or downright fearless people practically since its inception in World War II. As with any activity, though, skydiving has evolved and the technology improves each year. As a result, skydiving in Alabama has become safer than driving your car down the road. While your grandma might still call i…Read More

  6. What to Know Before You Jump

    So, this is your first time skydiving? Congratulations! You’re in for a real treat. Even though it can be scary and intimidating to jump out of a perfectly good airplane, it’s also thrilling, exciting, memorable, and so much more than we can explain in words! One of our jobs at Skydive the Gulf is to make sure that everyone who walks through our doors has an experience…Read More

  7. Welcome To Our Skydiving Blog!

    Boarding a  plane, ascending high into the sky, waiting for the doors to open? It is slightly different from your normal commercial flight experience with American or Delta Airlines! Intentionally jumping out with a tandem instructor strapped on your back isn’t exactly everyone’s cup of tea. However, for anyone who has the courage and motivation to take the highest st…Read More