#JUMPFORHERITAGE

[The #JUMPFORHERITAGE photo competition is now closed. Thank you to all who participated.] 

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What is #JUMPFORHERITAGE?

In these challenging times of Covid-19,  we are all hit hard. Lifestyles and daily programs have changed immensely.  Heritage all around us is closed in many countries. Many sports activities have also been limited. However, outdoor sports and a good laugh have been shown to improve health by reducing stress and mental fatigue. Our digital world offers opportunities for innovative solutions to these problems.

This is why we at FRH are initiating our campaign #JUMPFORHERITAGE which will unite sports and heritage!

Let’s link sports and heritage, health, fun and awareness to bring joyful moments while showcasing Europe’s rich religious heritage.

Few historic buildings are as easy to find as religious buildings. They are often the oldest and most prominent building in a village or town. They mark a location where history happened.  They are storytellers and are all around us.

Add your own story in front of a religious heritage site, create a unique joyful moment, and capture it in a photo. #JUMPFORHERITAGE is open to everyone!

#JUMPFORHERITAGE is an extension of FRH’s Torch initiative, a project collecting personal stories in the framework of the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018. FRH is one of the 28 EU Cultural Networks Co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union.

#JUMPFORHERITAGE is a movement of optimism and beauty in an exceptional chain of religious heritage across Europe.

Join FRH and #JUMPFORHERITAGE!

How to Join?

[The #JUMPFORHERITAGE competition is now closed, but we are still welcoming any and all photos to be shared on social media.]

Share your jump across Europe

#JUMPFORHERITAGE is open to everyone. Every picture and moment of joy is equally important.  Together they add up to the vital sense of community in Europe that is built around its multi-layered religious heritage

Have fun, either individually or in a group, submit photos of a jump in front of any religious heritage site anywhere in Europe. Please respect the laws and regulations. Make sure to indicate the place and country, as well as why you chose this site, and upload it at any time until May 15.

How to join:

Post Your Photo on Social Media:  Use #JUMPFORHERITAGE and tag us.

@FRH_europe

@FutureForReligiousHeritage

@frh_europe

Join the Photo Competition Submit your photo to us by May 15. Finalists will be awarded a trip to Barcelona in 2021!

More information on FRH and #JUMPFORHERITAGE can be found here

Photo Competition 

[The #JUMPFORHERITAGE Photo Competition is now closed. Thank you to all who participated.]

The finalists will be announced at our Biennial Conference on May 28, 2021. The winner of the competition will have the expenses of their trip covered by FRH (expenses up to €1000).

The best photos will be chosen based on their:

  • Quality – the photo clearly shows a jump in front of a religious heritage site.
  • Creativity – there is a creative touch to the photograph (e.g. an interesting angle, a prop, a costume, etc.).
  • Character – the photo tells a story of both the subject and the religious heritage site.

For more information contact jumpforheritage@frh-europe.org.