Jules McConnel

Personal Information

  • Name: Jules McConnel
  • Country: Australia
  • Discipline: CRW, Canopy Piloting, Coaching

Biography

Jules has been jumping for 24 years and has nearly 11000 skydives. About 3500 CRW jumps and at least 1000 hop n pops, she also likes FS and freeflying for fun. When she’s not coaching or competing with 4-way Sequential CF team ‘K4’ Jules likes to juggle, paraglide or do anything outdoors, then enjoy a nice bevvie with mates.

Claims to fame

2018 Bronze medal 4-way SQ CF, WPC, Australia 
2018 Developed and implementing APF Tandem Safety Workshops 
2016 – 2018 Developed and implementing APF Train the Trainer canopy coaching workshops 
2015 Australian Record CF 44-way participant and coordinator 
2015 Australian Parachute Federation (APF) Life Member Service Award 
2014 Silver medal 2-way Sequential Canopy Formation (SQ CF), World Parachuting Championships (WPC), Bosnia 
2012 Bronze medal 2-way SQ CF, WPC, Dubai 
2012 Australian record 150 jumps in one day 
2011 Silver medal 2-way SQ CF, Dubai Cup 
2011 Australian Female CF Record (pilot and coordinator) 
2010 Silver medal 2-way SQ CF, WPC, Russia 
2009 Bronze medal 2-way SQ CF, World Games, Taiwan 
2009 Australian Record CF 36-way (only female participant) 
2009 Tim Bates Service Award 
2007 World Record CF 100-way 
2007 Australian Canopy Piloting Intermediate Speed champion and current female record holder 
2007 Australian Canopy Piloting Intermediate Distance female record (still current) 
2007-2014 Australian 2-way SQ CF Champion 
2012-2019 Australian 4-way SQ CF Champion 
Current Australian Record 2-way SQ CF competition performance – 31 formations in 1 minute 
Current Australian Record 4-way SQ CF competition performance – 9 formations in 2 minutes 

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