Suzie Hunter-Joerns was a dominant competitor both in the US and the world in the 1960s and 70s. She was US National Overalls Champion in 1965 and 1967, and silver medalist in 1966 and 1968. Internationally, Suzie was a member of seven US Parachute Teams, beginning in 1964 and continuing through 1976, and won the Gold medal at the X World Parachuting Championships in Bled, Yugoslavia. At that time, she was a member of more US Teams than any other male or female competitor. As a style competitor she won the US National Championships seven times. She also excelled in accuracy, winning the gold medal in the 1965 US National Championships.