Canopy Piloting (CP)

Gary Hamilton

Gary Hamilton

FAST FACTS
Name: Gary Hamilton
Date of Birth: 22/11/1983 
Age at WPC: 29
Born: Rockingham, Western Australia
Lives: Redcliffe Qld
No. years in sport: 12
Canopy: JVX 84
Event(s): Canopy Piloting

WPC Standing
40th distance, 40th speed, 46th Accuracy, 10th Overall - 43rd World Championship Canopy Piloting (Kolomna, Russia; 7-15 August 2010)

Recent Performances
• 12th overall – 2012 APF National Championships (Sydney, Australia)

Career Highlights
3rd Distance, Australian National CP Championships 2012
• Australian Champion Distance, Australian National CP Championships 2012
3rd Accuracy, Australian National CP Championships 2011
 1st Accuracy, Australian National CP Championships 2010
 3rd Distance, Australian National CP Championships 2010
 5th Overall, Australian National CP Championships 2010

Interesting Facts
Gary did his first tandem skydive at the age of 15 and loved it so much he completed his AFF course shortly after. By the time he was 20 he was working full-time as a Tandem Instructor.

Performance Goal at Dubai 2012 WPC Mondial
Improve on performance at Kolomna, Russia.

SPORT
Years on Australian Parachute Team
2

Primary Training Base
Redcliffe, Australia

Skydiving Club
Redcliffe City Skydivers

EDUCATION
Primary
Charthouse Primary School, Rockingham WA

Secondary
Safety Bay Senior High School, WA