Skydive Arizona Archives

Local 70-year-old skydiver places in photo contest

70yo Skydiver, web

On May 21, Grantmakers in Aging (GIA) announced the selection of 18 winners of its first “Friendly Faces, Friendly Places” international photo contest, supported by the Pfizer Foundation. Out of the 500 photos submitted worldwide, one local photo was announced as a winner. The photo of Surprise resident Sharon Vizzini skydiving at age 70, placed… Read More →

Skydiving Arizona

Photo: runnr_az, flickr
by in Play

Near the end of my first year at Arizona State University, myself and two other friends decided to take a leap into something we’ve never done before. The chance to jump out of an airplane from 13,000 feet in the air was presented to us, and we weren’t going to turn it down. Getting the… Read More →