“I believe that if you dream big and if you love what you do everything is possible.” — Vince
Vincent Reffet (Vince)
Date of Birth
September 15, 1984
Profession / Qualifications
Professional Skydiver (17000 jumps) – BASE Jumper (1400 jumps) – Wingsuit Pilot (Since 2002) – Skydive Instructor – Red Bull Athlete – Jetman Pilot – Private Pilot License (PPL) – Wind Tunnel Instructor (1000 hours) – Speed Riding Pioneer and Instructor
Fluent in French & English. Semi Fluent in Spanish.
Other Sports / Hobbies
Kite Surfing, Surfing, Skiing and Paragliding
Check out my Red Bull athlete profile here.
Make history by flying into the open door of a Pilatus Porter in mid-air after BASE jumping from the summit of the Jungfrau in the Swiss Alps
Vince’s 10 year swooping harness prototype becomes a reality: MUTANT by UPT.
Vince (after 5 years of training) is officially announced as Yves ‘Jetman’ Rossy’s protégé and performs world’s first-ever twin human formation flight in Dubai and also that same year flew alongside Emirates-owned Airbus A380.
Record-breaking: High altitude (33,000ft) FreeFly Skydiving and mountain swoop above the highest European mountain, Mont Blanc.
Guinness World Record BASE Jump from the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa in Dubai
Soul Flyers become official Red Bull Athletes.
Soul Flyers are redefining the limits of BASE jumping by performing figures never before seen from a cliff: they invent the FreeFly BASE.
Winner of the World Games – in Kaoshing (Taiwan).
World Champion – in Maubeuge (France).
World Champion – in Gera (Germany).
Winner of the World Games – in Duisburg (Germany).
Winner of the World Cup – in Eloy (USA)
World Champion – in Boituva (Brazil)
French Champion – in Vannes (France).