My parents started skydiving when I was about 4 years old, so I grew up your typical dropzone kid. I was packing pilot chutes and helping out with manifest before I hit double digits. Unfortunately, no matter how much I begged and pleaded with our DZO and parents, I had to wait until I was 18, like the rest of the skydiving community, to make my first jump. I always knew I was going to skydive and wanted to be just like my parents. On my 18th birthday I had the opportunity to do my first tandem surrounded by my friends and family… my parents got to fly next to me on my tandem. Later that day I got to do my first AFF jump with my dad as one of my instructors. The 14 year wait to jump was definitely worth it when I got to share those first jumps with my parents.

Flash forward a few years and a few hundred jumps later and here I am. Completely in love with the sport and all the people that come with it. I am the Sun Path sales rep for our DZ’s dealership and love selling Javelins and Curvs and getting my learn about new gear. I am looking to get my coach rating this season and have hopes of starting to fly video soon. My little sister recently got her A-license and our family gets to do 4-way belly jumps together! I love getting to jump as a family and see my little sister improve and learn on every jump we do. Skydiving has changed my life and I am so grateful every day that I get to experience human flight with some of the greatest people I’ve ever met!

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  • HOME DZ: Skydive Tecumseh
  • How Many Jumps Do You Have?: 250ish
  • What Ratings Do You Have? none, yet…
  • City/State/Country of Residence: Beverly Hills, MI USA

Which Kua Sky products do you currently own?

Kua Sky Hoodie, Purple Galaxy 2.0 Jersey, Street Graffiti Jersey


Definitely my Kua Sky Hoodie. It’s so comfortable and has held up for years, I get lots of compliments on it!

More About Sloan Kanat

I never really learned how to walk in flip flops. I always trip over myself and it’s super embarrassing if I have to wear them.


Sloan Kanat


Kua Sky Hoodie