Formation Skydiving (FS) 8 way

Vernon Quek

Vernon Quek

Fast Facts
Name: Vernon Quek
Nickname: Vern
Date of Birth: 04/11/1985
Age at WPC: 27
Born: Singapore
Lives: Newtown, Sydney
No. years in sport: 1.5
Canopy: NZAerosports Safire 2 149
Team: Velocita
Event(s): 8-Way FS

WPC Standing
Debut

Recent Performances
1st FS 8-way Open – APF National Championships 2012 (Toogoolawah, SEQ)

Career Highlights
1st FS 8-Way Open - APF National Championships 2012 (Toogoolawah, SEQ)

Interesting Facts
Vernon started skydiving in 2011 and has gone on to complete over 400 jumps since achieving his A-Licence in January of the same year. He began skydiving competitively after 80 jumps!

Performance Goal at Dubai 2012 WPC Mondial
Place in the top 6 teams at the Championships

SPORT
Years on Australian Parachute Team
1st Year

Primary Training Base
Picton, Australia

Skydiving Club
Sydney Skydivers

EDUCATION
Primary
Anglo-Chinese School (Barker Road), Singapore

Secondary
Wesley College, Perth, Western Australia

Tertiary
Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.) – University of Western Australia
Bachelor of Theology (In progress) – Moore Theological College, Sydney