Formation Skydiving (FS) 8 way

Peter Etherton

Peter Etherton

Fast Facts
Name: Peter Etherton
Nickname: Ebone
Age at WPC: 44
Born: Perth, Western Australia
Lives: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
No. years in sport: 24
Canopy: Velocity 111
Team: Velocita
Event(s): 8-Way Formation Skydiving

WPC Standing
8-way debut

Recent Performances
1st place, 8-way, Australian National Championships, 2012

Career Highlights
- FS 4-way representative, 2004 World Meet (Croatia) 
- 100-way and four point 80-way out of a Hercules in Bali
- The camaraderie of all the fantastic people who have been my teammates

Interesting Facts
Ebone was a full-time skydiver for almost five years in the 90s but gave it up to take on a job that could fund his competitive skydiving habit.

Performance Goal at Dubai 2012 WPC Mondial
Aiming for the team to beat a 12 point average

SPORT
Years on Australian Parachute Team
2004, 2012

Primary Training Base
Sydney Skydivers, Picton

Skydiving Club
Ramblers, Toogoolawah, Queensland

EDUCATION
Primary
Hampton Park Primary School, Perth, Western Australia

Secondary
Hampton Senior High School, Perth, Western Australia