"My daughter, G., jumping because the world is awesomely beautiful!" -Suzette
Calaguas Island, Camarines Sur, Philippines
"I enjoy jumping because Life is wonderful!" -Suzette
Rolling Hills of Batanes, Philippines
This photo was sent as a submission for our current Jump Because Challenge + Contest
. As the contest continues, we will be posting some of our favorites.
Jumpers were asked to submit a photo that best represents this quote from jumping inspiration, Philippe Halsman. "When you ask a person to jump, his attention is mostly directed toward the act of jumping and the mask falls so that the real person appears."
"I jump because it makes me feel taller and looks happy. " -Jefferson
Kiltepan Sunrise in Sagada, Mt. Province, Philippines.
"We jumped because we're trying to cheer up my friend (guy on the left) who just broke up with his girlfriend that day." -Bids
Quezon City, Philippines
"We jump because we are one family." -John Paul "jigs" Orot
Lakawon beach resort, Cadiz, Negros Occidental, Philippines
"I jump because mountain climbing has been a passion for me and I love the people I get to climb with. Celebrate life!" -Kareen
Mt. Batulao Summit, Batangas, Philippines
"We jump because it feels like we’re young kids again. We call our group The Unbeatables..." -Andrew
Boracay Island, Philippines
"We jumped because we couldn't fly during the 'Weekend Of Everything That Flies!'"
Photo credit: Victor Ayson