Month: June 2017

Ayad Al-Tuhafi qualified certified member of British Parachute Association (BPA)

British Parachute Association (BPA) was formed in 1961 and incorporated as a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee in 1966. BPA is the governing body of sport parachuting in the United Kingdom and is committed to maintaining the highest standards of safety in the sport.

BPA co-ordinates a varied program of competitions, promoting skills development and excellence in skydiving, funding national teams and individuals who meet strict performance standards to World Championships. It also supports major events such as the BPA Nationals in all of the major skydiving disciplines, together with BPA UK Skydiving League (UKSL) and BPA Grand Prix Competitions held at Affiliated Parachute Training Organisations throughout the UK.

For more, see the ‘About the BPA’  and ‘BPA Archive Project’.  Video: an introduction to parachuting history in the UK.

Ayad Al-Tuhafi – United Kingdom / Iraq  (joined the Judging Panel in 2012) 

​​Chartered member of the Royal Institute of British Architects, and the owner of Ayad Al-Tuhafi Architects Limited / Space Construction Limited.

His Consultancy is a respected architectural firm in London’s West End specializing in the high end market.  
Ayad designed projects in many countries including England, UAE, Saudi, Arabia, Libya, Nigeria & Brazil

 

Tamayouz Award Judging Panel