The Dutch company: BigAirBag is were Street Diving all began. BigAirBag was founded in 2005 with the first airbag for action sport ever created. The idea was to create a softer landing for freestyle sports and a way to train and develop new stunts & tricks. This philosophy still stands today and is now a trademark known all over the world. BigAirBag has grown to be the world’s leading installation and manufacturer in airbags for action sports. With different types of airbags, BigAirBag® is constantly in development and searching for improvement. There are now more than 1000 BigAirBags installed in the world and this number will only grow more and more
STREET DIVING POSSIBILITIES
In the last three years, Street Diving was the eye catcher on multiple events. Check the events below to get an impression of what is possible and what kind of competitions there are.
STREET DIVING: THE NATIONALS
Street Diving the Nationals is where the best athletes out of the country compete against each other. Not only the title of National champion is on the line but also tickets for the World Championships. The competition will consist of three rounds: The qualifiers, semi-finals, and the finals. The height will be built up towards the finals where it mostly is around 22 meters. Each time the athletes will have to throw new tricks and amaze the jury as they progress. This allows the beginning athletes to improve their skills and have a real shot at competing at the World Championships. Besides the prize money and a chance for the title, the Athletes can win a wildcard for the World Championships.
STREET DIVING: THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
The format for the World Championships is very similar to the Nationals, except that the athletes will be mainly international. The level is higher and the tricks will be harder. All the finest athletes will compete for the far sought after title of World Champion. To see were the next Nationals and World Championships will take place, take a look at our upcoming events page.
Street Diving has to be possible for everybody. With the Street Diving: Demos everybody has a change to jump! Next to professional athletes who will give a demo of their sickest jumps, the public from the age of 18 is allowed to jump and test their skills. For safety the height of the platform is of course lower than the overwhelming 22 meters. Visit the Street Diving: Demos to get to know with the new sport of Street Diving and who knows you will be the next Street Diving World Champion!