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Robert (Bob) J. Byrne Jr.

Bob Byrne
  • USPA Lifetime member
  • License D8732
  • 39 years’ skydiving experience, 7000+ jumps, 700+ hours wind tunnel
  • 38 years’ competition skydiving experience
  • 37 years’ experience as Senior Parachute Rigger
  • 23+ years’ experience as Jumpmaster & Instructor, including 14+ years AFF, & 10+ years tandem
  • 30+ years’ experience coaching competitors & load organizing
  • 15+ years’ experience coaching in wind tunnels
  • 4-time & current co-holder of world record for largest freefall formation (400-way)
  • USPA open-class medals in 8-way & 10-way speed
  • 5-time National Skydiving League 4-way champion
  • Coached three National Skydiving League 4-way championship teams, plus two others to podium finish
  • Numerous Meet wins in 4-way, 8-way, 16-way, and 10-way speed
  • Major sponsors:
  • Skydive City @ Zephyrhills
  • Skyventure Paraclete XP

Currently:

Meet director, coach, & judge for Florida Skydiving League. Player-coach on SCZ FurtheranZe XP 4-way FS team. Conduct FurtheranZe FS skills camps monthly & by-appointment at Skydive City and by-appointment at Paraclete XP and other sites. FurtheranZe FS skills camps are designed to help participants build the skills.

Upcoming Events

April 2019

FlamingoFest 2019

April 13 - April 21
Skydive City, 4241 Sky Dive Lane
Zephyrhills, FL 33542 United States
Free

Welcome to Skydive City's 1st Annual FlamingoFest, Spring Break for skydivers! Come on out and experience first class organizing! This year we will be bringing back 4-way scrambles with prizes going to the winning team. And of course Skydive City's Boogie wouldn't be complete without it's Night Jumps and it's 22,000 ft High Altitude (HALO) jumps. Stick around after sunset and enjoy some beer and wine at the bar or hang out by the fire pit. We'll also be organizing…

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