'Indoor Freestyle Panel of Judges
Indoor Freestyler: Stefania Martinengo
The 3 Evaluation Stages
Starting from 6nd February 2021, fellow PEERS contestants will have access to the choreographies of the game they entered. They will have about one week to vision the choreorgaphies then send to Sky on Stage, their personal ranking, excluding their own team. No scoring in numbers, just a placing of personal choice of which choeography they liked the most, second one, third ect. By giving a fix numerical value to favourit choice, second favourit and so forth, Sky on Stage will find out the combined PEERS Ranking.
The 20 top teams (in case there are more then 20 teams registered:-D) as chosen by the fellow PEERS, will be also reviewed by the E-Panel (Invited Expert Evaluators). In similar way as the 1st stage, they will have about one week to review the choreographies and send to Sky on Stage their personal ranking.
If there are more then 20 teams registered in a contest, Teams who placed 21st as per the fellow peers ranking will be the winners of the intermediate division
The 10 Top Teams as selected by the E-Panel ranking will also be reviewed by a the A-Panel, professionals athletes and/or artists.
The E-Panel and the A-Panel rankings combined, will determin the Overall winning Teams.
Results Classification Awards
For each of the Contests a certificate of participation
a sky on stage t-shirt will be awarded to:
Intermediate category (Team placed 21st)
First place, second place, third place as per E-Panel ranking
First place overall as per combined results E-Panel + A-Panel.
Assessors Panels Members
Oliviero is a professional musician, classic guitar palyer, specialized in bossanova. He plays live with several bands and singers around Italy. Oliviero was born in a family of 3 generations of musicians. Her grandma was a reknown piano player, her mother a opera singer and music teacher.
Besides music, Oliviero has backrgound in swimming competitions. He even has few skydiving jumps in his logbook. He is going to look at the rythm aspect of the choreorgaphies. Imagining the bodys creating a music with their movements and relative speeds. Playing in a live band require teamwork during the performance and ability to imporvise and understand eachother. In this aspect is quite similar to artisitc skydiving teamwork.
Olli will also be in the Indoor Freestyle on music Panel of assessors, focusing on the aspect: synchronization with music by the performers .
Manuel is a professional full time skydiver since 1999. He is freefly and AFF instructor, tandem master, rigger, and loves to fly his canopy. His international competitions and records carreer is quite reach and includes two bronze at freestyle world cup (as cameraflyer) in 2004 and 2005 as well as a bronze at freefly World Championships in 2006. In 2005 he also competed at Space Games winning gold in freefly 3 way as well as 5way. Not everybody knows Manuel has a background in gymnastics and battery playing.
Gigliola is one of the true gurus of our sport of skydiving. She won worldly contests in freefly and freestyle, inspiring with her creativity, elegance and natural way of flying a whole generation of skydivers. In Team with former partner Marco Tiezzi she pioneered and still does pioneer, angle flying, one of the most loved way of flying. Nowadays she is a reknown load organizer, coach and event organizer through her team GyxAirTeam
Eleonora is a mountain bike downhill professional athlete, competing in the world tour in the Mondraker Team. Among her achievements gold at female DH European Championships, 4th place at female DH World Cup and World Championships. Eleonora is a multisport enthusiast when not riding her bike she trains herself in ski, alpine ski, snowboard, slackline, swiming , pilates, yoga. She is also an Art lover and has pretty good drawing skills
Graziano, aka ‘Graz’, is a professional action sports and outdoor photographer. He works as offcial photographer for several sport events around Italy and Europe. check is amazing work on his channels an website
Sharon is one of the top freefly coaches and Load Organizer in the world. She has a backgournd in freefly competition and now organizes through Modern Skydiving Concepts events and skill camps for all leves of flying. Sharon is a member of the amazing all females team the Joy Riders, organizers of next head-down female world record Project-19. Besides training, teaching, organizing, Sharon is also a certified Yoga teacher.
Giada is a professional Ballet dancer and choreographer. She began her studies at the AC Ballet Centre School of Florence to continue at the National Conservatory in Paris (2005-2007). In 2009 she graduated at the Royal Ballet Upper School of London (2007-2009).
After her graduation, she entered the Bordeaux National Opera, taking part in several reknown choreographies. To mention just a few, Giada danced Swan Lake with the Leipzig Ballet in 2007. The following year she danced Nutcracker with the Birmingham Royal Ballet, with teachers including Antoinette Sibley and Anthony Dowell.
Throughout her training and professional career she has won several grants and dance contests.
In September 2015 she joined the Madrid National Dance Company, directed by José Carlos Martínez
Aloha, I am the organizer of skyonstage.com I have been a professional freestyle and freefly competitor representing Italy at international events. Among my achievement: gold at freestyle World Championships and World Games in 2001 and gold at freestyle European Championships in 2004. I have an experience as F.A.I. international artistic disciplines judge and have been assistant-organizer in team with Olav Zipser of 15 editions of The Space Games. I am also a certified Yoga Teacher and Massage Therapist and have a true passion for arts, music, dancing and sports in nature.
Giulia is a professional ballet dancer and choreographer. She studied in several schools including Centro Studi Coreografici Teatro Carcano Milano and the Washington Ballet School. After dancing with the ‘Balletto di Milano’ taking leading roles in choreographies such as Romeo & Giuliet, Cindarella and the Nut Cracker by Giorgio Madia, she joined, since 2014, the ‘Compania National de Danza’ of Spain. Through out her career she has particpated in numerous dance events both in italy and other countries
F.A.I. AE International judge since 2010.
Chair of ISC AE committee.
Ron, has been judging international Artistic Discipines both in outdoor skydiving as well as indoor since many years. Her dedication and passion to artistic skydiving is immense and brought her to continuosly work close hand with Teams and competitors by listening to their voices so to brings updates to the competion rules for the best.
We are truly happy to have her on board of Sky on Stage panel of evaluators
"My biggest passion is judging indoor junior freestyle. I love watching those kids create and perform. they are the future, and they can teach us all a lesson of sportsmanship and friendship"
Next Step Pirates
Next-Step Pirates is a team of freeriders ski and snowboard athletes organizing jumping events and competitions @snowparkmontebondone and @brentasnowpark. All of them are active in several other sports as boulder climbing, windsurfing, kitesurfing and skateboard.
Hugo is an internationally recognised acrobat artist, founder of the 'Catwall-Acrobats' and president of 'Circus Concepts'.
He studied at the Québec Circus School, and started competing in trampoline. Soon after was hired by Cirque Starlight, where he made his debut as a professional circus performer. He since then worked for various companies in touring shows in Europe and America including the Cirque du Soleil.
Particpated to more than 15 festivals in over 25 countries around the world, gaining numerous awards, including 4 at the circus festival of Monte-Carlo. Besides His work as a Circus performer, Hugo, practices many other sports as windsurfing, kitesurfing, surfing, high cliff diving, BASE and also a bit of skydiving!! What we love about him is his friendliness and super vibe!!!
Alex is a creative high-end photo retoucher offering post production services and pre-production consulting. He is also a photographer specialized in portrait and fashion.
He worked for over 20 years with famous celebrity photographer Mark Seliger. His retouch art includes working more directly with few celebrities like Lenny Krevits, Keith Richards and Santana.
Blob Lab is his boutique retouching studio specilized in detailed editorial and dressed product, creative comping coloring and video/gif.
He says: I am always happy to work and experiment with creative artist of all sorts and of any professional level.
Tamara Koyn, a dancer throughout her childhood, made her first jump in 1983 and has been a freestyle skydiving pioneer since 1985...she has about 3,000 freestyle jumps. Tamara earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in teaching dance with movement science background and Media Communications: Film/Video production from Webster University in 1991. She has published books and video on this discipline; has been freestyle coach since 1988 in the US, Australia, and Europe; and 4 time medalist (1992 World Champion) in World competition.
Tamara started judging freestyle skydiving competitions in 1993, and expanded her judging to include skysurfing, freeflying, formation skydiving, canopy formation, and wingsuit flying. Tamara is currently an FAI skydiving judge and works on the FAI/ISC Artistic Events committee, editing international skydiving competition rules for freestyle and freeflying (including having put the initial FAI indoor dynamic rules for 2015 into written form).
Bryce Witcher has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from ASU, as well as an MBA in marketing and business operations and management. He holds a USPA AE-Regional, AE-National and AE-International judge rating for artistic skydiving events, which is also recognized by U.S. Indoor Skydiving Association. Since 2016, he has judged 2 national and 4 international indoor skydiving competitions, and 6 national and 1 international outdoor skydiving competitions. Bryce began skydiving in 2003 (2700 jumps) and indoor skydiving in 2005 (25 total hours). During 2004 to 2009, he was a very competitive in freestyle skydiving, achieving 3 US national championship gold medals, 2 world championship silver medals, and 2 world championship bronze medals. After "retiring" from competition, he was a freefly and freestyle coach, working with a very talented team who also achieved many prestigious awards both nationally and at the world level.
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Viviane is former female Skysurf World Champion and partecipated at X-Games in the late 90’s placing at finals. Among her amazing skysurf adventures Viviane skysurfed over an active vulcano and at the north pole. She is a whole around sport professional being a kiteboard and snowboard teacher as well as a successful entrepreneur and angel heart. she loves mountain sports, air sports, water sports and nature.
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