Team NZ
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Team NZ

Chris Stewart

Chris Stewart

The youngest member of Team Laylow, but definitely the most travelled Chris has represented NZ at a variety of competitions around the world including Russia, Sweden and Dubai just to name a few.

Chris hold's the NZ 'distance' record, covering a massive 154.56m and recently returned for the World Canopy Piloting Championships with a top 10 place in distance and ranked 13th overall.

Kieran 'Kitsch' Baldwin

Kieran 'Kitsch' Baldwin

Our most famous Kiwi, Kitsch recently returned from the World Canopy Piloting Championships with a silver medal!  Currently ranked 8th in the world, Kitsch has only been representing NZ on the international circuit for 2 years.

As a member of NZs 'Team Laylow' kitsch and his team mates take part in demo jumps across NZ for airshows, fireworks displays and private celebrations.

Lee Barraclough

Lee Barraclough

Lee is the owner of Skydiving Kiwis, a dropzone in the south island of NZ and enjoys freeflying alongside canopy piloting.

A regular at the Australian Canopy Piloting Championships, Lee recently returned with a gold medal for 'distance' and a silver medal for 'zone accuracy', showing those ozzies how it is done!

 

 

Mike Beeden

Mike Beeden

After a few years away from the limelight, Beedo is back into CP in a big way, representing NZ at the World Cup of Canopy Piloting, in Canada.  Good luck Beedo!

Richard Munro

Richard Munro

Richie recently set the NZ 'speed' record, while at the World Canopy Piloting Championships in USA.  He has only recently begun to represent NZ in canopy piloting, following a successful competitive career in 4-way.

Richie not only flies parachutes fast, but has a hand in creating them as he is the production manager at NZ Aerosports, makers of some of the fastest parachutes in the world.