Duane Hall

Raptor

Team / Company Name SpeedFly Sports

Location South California

  • Main Canopy
    Petra 73, JVX 80, Crossfire 99
  • Container
    Mirage
  • Reserve Canopy
    PD 113
  • Helmet
    Cookie G2
  • Jumpsuit
    LiquidSky
  • Altimeter
    Neptune
  • Duane has been skydiving for 19 years and has over 6,000 skydives, He’s been based at Skydive Perris in California for 14 years, where he’s worked as one of the primary canopy piloting coaches. He is the proud owner and chief instructor at SpeedFly Sports, his Speedflying school located in Lake Isabella. He’s been Speedflying for over 13 years and coaching for more than 10.

  • Age
    Cretaceous
  • Nationality
    USA
  • Total Jumps
    5500+
  • Home DZ
    Skydive Perris, CA
  • Occupation
    Owner and Chief Instructor of Speedfly Sports, Manager at Square One Skydiving Pro Shop
  • Hobbies
    Speedflying, downhill long boarding, snowboarding, skiing, surfing, hiking, skydiving, tunnel flying
  • License / Ratings
    USPA D20473, USPA Coach, Canopy Piloting Coach, P2 Paragliding, Speed Flying Instructor
  • RW/FS
    1000
  • Hops-n-Pops
    1500+
  • Tandems
    0
  • Freefly
    3000+
  • Coaching
    600+
  • XRW
    30+ Speedflying XRW
  • Cutaways
    6
  • Canopy Progression

    Goliath 300 (3 jumps), Navigator 260 (3 jumps), Navigator 220 (3 jumps), PD 210 (30 jumps), PD 190 (50 jumps), Sabre 1 150 (300 jumps), Alpha 120 (400 jumps), Alpha 104 (500 jumps), Alpha 84 (700 jumps), Xaos 88 (800 jumps), Velo 96 (400 jumps), VX 88 (800 jumps), JVX 85 (700 jumps), JVX 83 (500 jumps), JVX 79 (300 jumps), JVX 77 (300 jumps)

    Current canopy: Petra 73 (50+ jumps)

  • Skydiving Competitions and Records

    • 2003- 2005 Pro Swooping Tour and U.S Nationals of Canopy Piloting:
    • Entered Pro Swooping Tour
    • 2nd Place Overall Advanced 2004 event Perris Valley, CA
    • 1st Place Speed and 2nd Place Overall Advanced 2004 event in NJ
    • 1st Place and Overall points leader for the year 2004 Advanced Class
    • 9th Place overall points for the year 2005 Open Class
    • 5th Place Sport Accuracy US Nationals 2005 Open Class
    • 2003 – 2006 Chief Instructor Ground Launch Center Lake Isabella, CA
    • 1st Place Speed Event 2004 Ground Launching/Speed Flying Lake Isabella, CA
    • 1st Place Overall Points Leader 2004 Ground Launching/Speed Flying Season
    • 4th Place Speed Event 2005 Ground Launching/Speed Flying Lake Isabella, CA
    • 1st Place Overall Points Leader 2005 Ground Launching/Speed Flying Season
    • 2007 - Present Owner/Chief Instructor of Speedflysports.com Ground Launching/Speed Flying School Lake Isabella, CA
    • 13,000 + Flights to present