Owner of Skydive North Florida
About Jim Nipper
James Rice Nipper enlisted in the Army at age 17 in 1975, and became a US Army Golden Knight in 1980. He stayed in for 14 years and was on both the Black and Gold demonstration teams, then became a member of the Style and Accuracy competition team. He finished his GK career as the Team Sergeant. Jim earned numerous National and World skydiving titles and retired from the Army in 1996 as a Sergeant First Class. He also became a parachute rigger, and was the A&P/ IA mechanic for their airplane. In addition, Jim was a commercial pilot and earned a D-7693 license.
Currently, Jim maintains the airplane, ensures the parachutes you are jumping with are safe, and wants you have a safe, fun, and life changing skydive.