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Piedmont Skydiving is the highest rated skydiving center in North Carolina, and the closest dropzone to Charlotte, NC. We specialize in creating unforgettable experiences for first-time skydivers!

The 20 Minute Call [Fun Jumper Prep Guide]

The 20 Minute Call [Fun Jumper Prep Guide]

Is 20 minutes enough time to check off everything you need to do to prepare for a jump? Yes! Broken down into 5-minute increments, this guide will help fun jumpers (hint: that’s YOU!) decide whether to manifest for this load or wait for the next.

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Celebrating life at 12,500 Feet

Celebrating life at 12,500 Feet

“I love adrenaline, speed, everything,” Adam Carpenter shared.  Bucket list items for him included bungee jumping and riding on an airplane.  Little did he know how special that first plane ride would be. Adam received a kidney transplant from his sister in...

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  • Jeff Johnson Avatar
    Jeff J.
    The staff at Piedmont Skydiving are amazing. They made the entire experience anxiety free and fun. Being afraid... read more
    4 years ago
  • lindsey reguero Avatar
    lindsey r.
    Kai was definitely an amazing instructor. He made us feel very welcomed and made the experience a one of a... read more
    2 years ago
  • Steven Stewart Avatar
    Steven S.
    It was awesome experience my instructor was great, made me feel very comfortable through the whole process. If your seeking... read more
    3 years ago
  • Paul Nisley Avatar
    Paul N.
    I’ve jumped twice with these guys and always had a great experience. The instructor was good at what he did... read more
    2 years ago
  • Casey Junod Avatar
    Casey J.
    Had a blast abandoning a perfectly good aircraft for the first time. The people were all friendly, polite, and energetic... read more
    2 years ago