Deane 'Smudge' Smith

Smudge is a Sergeant in the Royal Engineers. An all round skydiving competitor and parachutist, Smudge has been competing in a variety of parachuting disciplines for many years.  He represented the UK at 3 World Championships, was the highest placed UK competitor at the Canopy Piloting Parachuting World Championships, is the only UK Canopy Piloting competitor to have ever been invited to a World Games, was crowned Skydiver of the Year by the British Parachute Association and took part in the 24 hour BASE jumping World Record attempt. Smudge has over 4,000 parachute jumps.