Photo Gallery: One Hand Skydiving

Since birth Claudia Breidbach has no left lower arm. And she loves skydiving. It has already been four years since she startet One Hand Skidiving actively.

 
 

Photo Gallery

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Photo: Plane
The skydivers of the team KARMA will be using this plane for jumping.
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Photo: Plane
The skydivers of the team KARMA will be using this plane for jumping.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach puts her prosthesis on
But the team is not ready to go before Claudia Breidbach puts her purpose-build jump prosthesis on.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach puts her prosthesis on
But the team is not ready to go before Claudia Breidbach puts her purpose-build jump prosthesis on.
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Photo: Practicing the formations
When the team is ready to go, they practice the different formations, which will be performed later, in front of the hall.
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Photo: Practicing the formations
When the team is ready to go, they practice the different formations, which will be performed later, in front of the hall.
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Photo: Practicing the formations
They also practice the formations on skateboards before jumping.
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Photo: Practicing the formations
They also practice the formations on skateboards before jumping.
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Photo: Embarking on the plane
After everything is said and the practice is done, they are allowed to embark.
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Photo: Embarking on the plane
After everything is said and the practice is done, they are allowed to embark.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach is approaching for landing
Because the jumps take place thousands of meters above, the formations aren’t easily visible to the naked eye. In this picture Claudia Breidbach is already approaching for landing.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach is approaching for landing
Because the jumps take place thousands of meters above, the formations aren’t easily visible to the naked eye. In this picture Claudia Breidbach is already approaching for landing.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach landing.
She attempts landing on an area which is specially cordoned off.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach landing.
She attempts landing on an area which is specially cordoned off.
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Photo: Snatching up the parachute
After landing, Claudia Breidbach takes her parachute and clears the area.
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Photo: Snatching up the parachute
After landing, Claudia Breidbach takes her parachute and clears the area.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach folds the parachute
Claudia Breidbach folds her parachute.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach folds the parachute
Claudia Breidbach folds her parachute.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach is packing her parachute
She invented special methods of packing the parachute one handed.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach is packing her parachute
She invented special methods of packing the parachute one handed.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach is packing her parachute
But she also knows how to use her left arm wisely.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach is packing her parachute
But she also knows how to use her left arm wisely.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach is packing her parachute
One last effort and the parachute is tucked away safely again in her backpack.
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Photo: Claudia Breidbach is packing her parachute
One last effort and the parachute is tucked away safely again in her backpack.
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Photo: Analyzing the video footage
After every jump the video footage which has been recorded is analyzed by the team. This way an optimal feedback for everyone is possible.
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Photo: Analyzing the video footage
After every jump the video footage which has been recorded is analyzed by the team. This way an optimal feedback for everyone is possible.
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