Vertical Formation Skydiving (VFS)

Kim Hopwood

Kim Hopwood

Fast Facts
Name: Kim Hopwood
Nickname: Scatty
Date of Birth: 2nd June 1980
Age at WPC: 32
Born: Sydney
Lives: Brisbane
No. years in sport: 11
Canopy: Daedalus JVX 79
Team: The Addicted
Event(s): 4-way VFS

WPC Standing

Recent Performances
- 1st VFS 4-Way, Australian National Championships 2012 (Toogoolawah, SEQ)
- 138-way world record formation, Chicago 2012

Career Highlights
- 3 x Australian National Champion in  4-Way VFS (2010, 2011, 2012)
- 108-Way world record formation, Chicago 2009
- 138-Way world record formation, Chicago 2012

Interesting Facts
In addition to completing thousands of skydives, Kim has completed 200 BASE Jumps and 100 Wingsuit BASE Jumps. He has also forged a successful career in business as Managing Director of advertising agency "Pusher". 

Performance Goal at Dubai 2012 WPC Mondial
Complete the competition successfully, set a new Australian record and achieve a 10 point average score.

Years on Australian Parachute Team
1st year

Primary Training Base
Picton, NSW

Skydiving Club
Funny Farm, SE QLD

Killarney Heights Public School

North Sydney Boys High