22 Jumps: October 16, 2021, Fayetteville, West Virginia

22 Jumps: October 16, 2021, Fayetteville, West Virginia

22 Jumps: October 16, 2021, New River Gorge Bridge, Fayetteville, West Virginia

Parachuting with Purpose: Save The Date for 22 Jumps on October 16, 2021 at the New River Gorge Bridge in Fayetteville, West Virginia.

22 Jumps - October 16, 2021On October 16th, Veteran Tristan Wimmer and others will BASE jump 22 times in one day from the New River Gorge Bridge in Fayetteville, West Virginia. Follow us on social media for updates on the upcoming event!

The New River Gorge Bridge is open to the public for Bridge Day on October 16th; anyone can walk across the bridge and watch the BASE jumpers all day. For more information, including guidelines and code of conduct, please visit the official Bridge Day website.

Tristan has dedicated his time and efforts to 22 Jumps in honor of his brother who took his own life after sustaining a TBI in Iraq while serving in the United States Marine Corps. TBI is a major risk factor for suicide. 22 Jumps supports CVB’s research, with the goal of making TBI more detectable and treatable.

About 22 Jumps

In 2020, Marine Veteran Tristan Wimmer founded 22 Jumps — a series of fundraising events where Veterans and others BASE jump 22 times in a single day to raise awareness and funds in honor of the 22 Veterans and service members who lose their battle to suicide each day. Tristan has dedicated his time and efforts to 22 Jumps in honor of his brother who took his own life after sustaining a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) in Iraq while serving in the United States Marine Corps. TBI is a major risk factor for suicide. 22 Jumps supports CVB’s research, with the goal of making TBI more detectable and treatable.

 

How To Get Involved and Make a Difference

Please join the 22 Jumps campaign — as a spectator, sponsor or supporter — for suicide prevention awareness and CVB’s brain trauma research.

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Goal: $22,000 - Current Total: $1,973: $22,000
Learn more about 22 Jumps Events Visit 22Jumps.org

Explore 22 Jumps

  • 22 Jumps: October 16, 2021, Fayetteville, West Virginia
    22 Jumps: October 16, 2021, Fayetteville, West Virginia

    On October 16th, Veteran Tristan Wimmer and others will BASE jump 22 times in one day from the New River Gorge Bridge in Fayetteville, West Virginia.

  • 22 Jumps: Memorial Day Weekend 2021, Twin Falls, Idaho
    22 Jumps: Memorial Day Weekend 2021, Twin Falls, Idaho

    On Memorial Day Weekend, Veteran Tristan Wimmer and others BASE jumped 22 times in one day from the famous Perrine Bridge in Twin Falls, Idaho, raising over $38,000 for research.

  • 22 Jumps: January 30th, 2021, Camelback Mountain, AZ
    22 Jumps: January 30th, 2021, Camelback Mountain, AZ

    Marine Veterans Tristan Wimmer and Adam Krum, along with their friend Adam Ghannoum, succeeded in their mission to BASE jump 22 times in a single day from Arizona’s Camelback Mountain on January 30th, 2021, and raised more than $22,000 in honor of the 22 Veterans and service members who lose their battle to suicide each day.

  • 22 Jumps: February 8th, 2020, Camelback Mountain, AZ
    22 Jumps: February 8th, 2020, Camelback Mountain, AZ

    At the inaugural 22 Jumps event, Marine Veteran Tristan Wimmer BASE jumped 22 times in one day from Arizona’s Camelback Mountain to raise awareness and funds for research that will help make brain trauma more detectable and treatable. Tristan raised over $22,000 for research through this event.