Issue 106

ASM Australian Skydiver Magazine

ASM is a vibrant magazine showcasing the fabulous sport of skydiving, it's spirited people, it's variety of disciplines, it's sensational events and the 70+ drop zones around Australia.

All Members of the Australian Parachute Federation who hold a current Sporting Licence and 'A' Licence automatically receive the ASM as part of their annual membership.

Non APF members can subscribe to the ASM online.

Many technical articles are published in the interests of safety and education, and past issues can be downloaded from the ASM Online Archives.

ASM is the people's mag and is based on contributions from the skydiving community. The mag is always after input and ideas, please feel free to contribute:

  • author a technical article or series of articles
  • start your own column
  • report on a competition, boogie or event
  • send in your Drop Zone Dayz story and photos
  • submit a cover shot or photographic pictorial
  • send in fun snap shots, notables and quotes for Parapenalia
  • submit photos for Ouch! 
  • write a poem
  • tell us your first jump story or about your course for The Blue Room
  • scare us with your No Shit There I Was story
  • inform the masses of new equipment or advancements
  • enlight us with some tips and traps
  • interview or profile a 10,000 Jump Pig

Go to the ASM Online Archives for the origins of ASM including the original ASM of the 60s and 70s, followed by 20 years of Rambling On magazine.

You can also leave your classifieds on this website free of charge, if you have skydiving equipment or accessories for sale.


Issue 106


  • APF Direction
  • Rel Weekends
  • Farm Swooptember
  • State Meets
  • Jurien Bay OOS Week
  • Special Cay Boogie
  • Mumbles
  • MOSP Shane Sparkes
  • MOSP Truck Sams
  • Tim Bates Award - Mason Corby
  • Safety Matters
  • Tribute - Tom Noonan
  • Understanding the parachute choices we make
  • Brace Brace Brace
  • What is designed to save you can kill you. If you let it!
  • Spotlight on Sport
  • Vale - Jim Knox
  • Ring the Bell
  • DZ Directory


Issue 105


  • APF Direction
  • CRW Camp 2.0
  • Funny Farm
  • Advanced OZ Camp
  • Birds of a Feather
  • Accuracy Training Camps
  • Pond Froth
  • Tully Tight Ass Boogie
  • Julia McConnel OAM
  • Swan Song
  • R.I.P. Robbo
  • Delta De ja Vu
  • APF Member Survey
  • Live Video Links
  • GLH Systems
  • Decisions decisions
  • DZ Unknown
  • ASM Print Vs Online
  • DZ Dayz
  • Circle of Inspiration
  • Ring the Bell
  • DZ Directory


Issue 104


  • APF Direction
  • #vajaybay#2
  • Aussie Women’s Star Record
  • Virtual Australian Skydiving Championships
  • Fall Fest
  • Kapow Kup
  • Koala in the Sky
  • Highlight - Pro Skydiving Team
  • Zack’s Flocking Camp
  • Support the Girls
  • Safety Matters
  • GLH Systems
  • Icarus Canopies Gear Maintenance
  • Working on Air
  • DZ Dayz
  • Lisa Perdichizzi Scholorship
  • On the Air
  • CIAO Dimitri Didenko
  • VALE Gene Bermingham
  • Ring the Bell
  • DZ Directory

Past issues can be downloaded from the ASM Online Archives.

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