Skydive Gran Canaria is a sport club dedicated to
promoting sport parachuting in the following
Tandem jumps, as the best, safest and fastest way to
show the public our sport and to introduce the people to
the art of skydiving in freefall.
-skydiving courses to our sportsmen, not only to locals
but also to visitors of the canary islands.
Help to the progression of our actual skydivers and also
for all of our skydiving visitors from Europe and other
SKYDIVE GRAN CANARIA was founded by Francisco(paco)
Romero, who has been in this sport for almost 29 years
in the canary islands. He was the one that opened the
first sport club in the canaries, thus making the
parachuting sport possible in our territory since 1977.
Actually he has logged over 16000 jumps, 7400 of which
are tandem jumps.
Instructor since 1980, AFF and TANDEM instructor since
He is one of the most qualified skydivers in Europe and
with the most number of jumps during his skydiving
Paco Romero is also en experienced scuba-diver
instructor, windsurfer and rally driver, still active in
the canary islands.
Professionally, Paco Romero is an economist and has been
bank director and financial manager for over 20 years in
the biggest company in the canary islands.
Actually he runs his own company (important distribution
company in the canaries) and has the skydiving as his
hobby, managing as president skydive gran canaria.
References about the club or himself can be obtained in
any bank in gran canaria or thru the chamber of commerce
of Las Palmas, President of Cabildo de Gran Canaria and
in several other more institutions (Federacion Canaria
de los Deportes Aereos).
SKYDIVE GRAN CANARIA has a very well known image in
Europe and thru the main tour operators and travel
Actually our club works together with Neckermann, Thomas
Cook, Tui and several other tour operators.
We are also giving our services to Anfi del Mar, the
best hotels in Gran Canaria, and to all the tourist
resorts, bungalows and apartments in our island.