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Parachuting with Purpose: Local US Marine Corps Veteran BASE Jumps Off Camelback Mountain

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among post-9/11 Veterans. Marine Veteran and Arizona State University alumni Tristan Wimmer is returning to the skies of his hometown to bring attention to this national crisis.

On Jan. 29, 2022, Wimmer will team up with four other Veterans to complete 22 BASE jumps off of Camelback Mountain—22 is symbolic of the 22 United States Active Duty and Veterans who succumb to suicide each day. The jumps will be held as part of the 3rd Annual 22 Jumps event at Camelback Mountain in Phoenix, AZ, beginning 6 a.m. (MST). Read More

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