Ian Bobo

Ian Bobo2018-09-21T14:47:48+00:00

Ian Bobo

Birth Date: 1971

Nationality: USA

First Jump: September 1989

Total Jumps: 20,000+

Home DZ: Skydive DeLand (FL)

Licenses/Ratings: D-13893, PRO Rating

Sponsors:
Performance Designs, Flight-1, Sun Path, Airtec, Alti-2, Liquid Sky

Occupation:
PD Factory Team Pilot, Flight-1 Instructor, 4-Way Formation Skydiving Coach, WindTunnel Coach, Business Owner

Education:
BS in Industrial Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

Hobbies:
Movies, Travel, Golf, Basketball, R/C Modeling, Kiting, Air sports

Main Canopy: PD Valkyrie 90, Peregrine 67/71

Container: Javelin Odyssey

Reserve Canopy: PD Optimum 126

AAD: Cypres 2 – Speed

Wingsuit: BirdMan Skyflyer 6

Helmet: Cookie G3, Cookie Fuel

Jumpsuit: Liquid Sky

Altimeter: Alti-2 N3 audible and visual

Total Skydives: 20,000+

Freefly: 300

RW/FS: 8700

Hop-n-Pops: 9000

Camera: 200

Other: 1800 (Wingsuit, Demos, CReW)

Cutaways: 1 Freefall, 4 Subterminal

BASE Jumps: 28

Building: 2

Antenna: 4

Span: 1

Earth: 17

Other: 4 (Dams, Cranes, etc.)

BASE Rig: Perigee Pro

BASE Canopy: Black Jack 260

Date Competition Location Event Result
2016 US National Championships (CP) Zhills, FL Overall 3rd
2016 US National Championships (CP) Zhills, FL Zone Acc 3rd
2015 World Cup of Canopy Piloting (CP) Canada Overall 7th
2015 US National Championships (CP) Raeford, NC Overall 9th
2015 US National Championships (CP) Raeford, NC Zone Acc 5th
2014 Tveir Tvӧ (CP) Zhills, FL Overall 2nd
2014 Sun Path Open (CP) Raeford, NC Overall 5th
2014 US National Championships (CP) Zephyrhills, FL Overall 12th
2013 US National Championships (CP) Zephyrhills, FL Overall 8th
2012 US National Championships (CP) Rockmart, GA Overall 5th
2011 US National Championships (CP) Rosharon, TX Overall 3rd
2010 US National Championships (CP) Rosharon, TX Overall 3rd
2007 World Cup of Canopy Piloting (CP) Australia Overall 3rd
2007 US National Championships (CP) Chicago, IL Overall 2nd
2006 US National Championships (FS) Eloy, AZ 4-way Open 1st
2006 World Skydiving Championships (FS) Germany 4-way Open 1st
2006 US National Championships (CP) New Jersy Overall 2nd
2005 US National Championships (FS) Perris, CA 4-way Open 1st
2005 Malevsky Cup of Formation Skydiving Russia 4-way Open 1st
2005 World Cup of Canopy Piloting (CP) Austria Overall 1st
2004 US National Championships Perris Valley Overall 2nd
2003 World Cup of Canopy Piloting (CP) Perris Valley Overall 3rd
2003 Red Bull Swoop Tour New England Overall 1st

Photo credits: Logan Donovan (Control Tower), Jason Moledzki, Mark Norman