Heliday

B.A.S.E. BASE - Heliday Gudvangen Tue 25.06 at 10:00 Sign up

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Tuesday 25th of June

Helicopter transporting jumpers to exit Sparkling Diamonds, nice exit for all types of basejumping. For those who want more it is a 30-40min hike from exit Sparkling Diamonds to exit Skjerpis.

Manifest, packing, music and food at main landing area.      

 

This event is suitable for spectators, bring a camping chair and join the good vibes!

 

Description of the jump/exit

Sparkling Diamonds

Exit vertical drop: 260m*

Exit to landing: 1050m*

Suitable for: all types of basejumping.

Skjerpis

Exit drop: 150m slightly positive*

Exit to landing: 1450m*

Suitable for: ws, experienced onepiece

*Numbers are taken from map data and may not be 100% precise

 

Description of the event/competition

An Ekstremsportveko classic. One day a year we are allowed to transport basejumpers with helicopter within the UNESCO World Heritage site of Nærøyfjord, come join the fun!

Heli loads will be manifested on the BASE Heli Day, manifest opens 09.00, one hour before the heli starts. We have 25 heli loads in total.

Parking and toilets will be at the old school, 300m from the main landing area. See coordinates below.

 

Precision landing competition

Precision landing comp at the main landing, inform exit coordinator at Sparkling Diamonds if you want to give it a go!

 

Program BASE Heli Day

09.00 - Manifest opens

09.45 - Safety brief

10.00-13.00 - The first cycle of Heli loads

13.00-14.00 - Heli pause

14.00-17.00 - The second cycle of Heli loads

 

Requirements

  • ALL PARTICIPANTS WILL NEED TO HAVE 50 TERMINAL BASE JUMPS, A REFERENCE/ MENTOR MUST BE PROVIDED IN SIGN-UP 
  • A MODERN TWO PIN BASE RIG SYSTEM, WITH A SUITABLE PILOT CHUTE FOR THE TYPE OF BASE JUMP YOU ARE DOING
  • EXTREME WEEK PASS + ATHLETE REGISTRATION

Meeting point

GPS coordinates parking and toilets: 60.8581162, 6.7941785

GPS coordinates BASE Heli Day area/ main landing: 60.8594180, 6.7989928

Registration/Sign Up

Registration opens: the 15th of March 2024
Registration closes: Sunday 22nd of June 2024 (the day before opening Ekstremsportveko)