Mission Statement

At Gateway Skydiving Center our mission is to create a fun and friendly environment for our first time and experienced jumpers alike, while putting safety first.  We know that your first jump can be intimidating, we understand, we all started with skydive number one just like you! Our staff is very passionate and knowledgeable about what they do and will make sure that you have an unforgettable experience.

Arnel Smajic

Arnel Smajic

USPA Safety and Training Advisor, AFF Instructor, Tandem Instructor, Videographer, FAA Senior Parachute Rigger, Skydive Coach with over 4,500 skydives.

Professional Skydiver with 13 years in the sport. Worked at dropzones in Australia, New Zealand and all over the US.

Zuko Smajic

Zuko Smajic

USPA Skydiving Competitor with over 2,000 jumps and 48 years in sport. Latest accomplishment bronze medal at U.S Nationals 2016 in group accuracy.

Nathan Burbank

Nathan Burbank

USPA Tandem Instructor, AFF instructor, Videographer, and Skydive Coach with over 1,500 skydives.

Larry Miyasaka

Larry Miyasaka

USPA Tandem Instructor, AFF instructor, Videographer, and Skydive Coach with over 7,500 skydives.

Janie Cote

Janie Cote

Manifest

Noah Bogard

Noah Bogard

USPA Skydive Coach and Tandem Instructor with over 600 Jumps.

Devin Gust

Devin Gust

Parachute packer

David Hejl

David Hejl

USPA Tandem Instructor, Skydive Coach, and AFF Instructor with over 1,100 skydives.

Clayton Forsyth

Clayton Forsyth

Parachute packer with 40 jumps.

Creed

Creed

Pilot