Ariel Rodriguez Pacienza (Buba), has been in the skydiving world for over 20 years. As a child he dreamed of jumping out planes and soon started his career with the Argentinian Military.
Buba is a certified Tandem Master (Strong and Sigma), Instructor for Basic Skydiving Skills for the Argentinian Army, and a certified Skydiving Instructor TANDEM and IAD.
He is also known as an organizer of Skydiving Championships and Skydiving Seminars.
Buba is a COLPAR Judge in Canopy Piloting and Accuracy.
When he is not performing tandems at Skydive Andes in Chile, he is managing PARACHUTIX, the Latin American Skydiving forum he started in 1998.
He is a part of Skydive Andes Chile team since 2014.