Understanding the Need for Evolution in the Pursuit of Freedom
Parachute Systems, formerly Chute Shop, was founded by Christopher Dales in 1984. Chris started skydiving in 1974 and has represented South Africa in nine world championships from 1981 to 2006. Chris began his design and manufacture career with Parachute de France in Paris in 1978 and obtained his master rigger qualification in the United States of America shortly after leaving France.
Parachute Systems prioritizes the delivery of a high quality, safe product for individual jumpers and military personnel. Chris Dales is constantly evolving and re-designing his products to stay current with the newer trends and directions in the sport. Parachute Systems offers its customers a unique, outstanding quality, competitively priced, TSO licensed, all-inclusive system that is clearly distinguishable.
Our product range includes:
· Vortex Containers
· V-Max 27 cell cross braced canopies
· Hurricane Elliptical Parachutes
· Vixen Hybrid Elliptical Parachutes
· Volt Semi Elliptical Parachutes
· Pathfinder Hybrid semi elliptical Parachutes
· Decelerator Reserve Parachutes
· Special Operations Military Vortex Systems (SOMV)
· Military Training Vortex Systems
· Cargo Parachutes and Parts
· V Max Cross Based Parachutes
Parachute Systems is represented by a number of dealerships across the world, including the USA, Canada, Italy, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, New Zealand, Spain, Belgium, Russia and, of course, South Africa.
Chris Dales of Parachute Systems participated in World Team 222 Record Attempt
at Eloy, Arizona in April 2014
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Parachute Systems participated in the PIA Symposium in Daytona on 24th March 2013
Parachute Systems exhibits in Kenya Sept 2013
Parachute Systems' Chris Dales jumps POPS event Deland, Florida, USA November 17th, 2013
Chris Dales jumps in 110 way two point record deland Florida November 2013