Charity Fundraising – making a difference.

Posted: 24th June 2016

Having the brain disease, ALD didn’t hold Jacob back – in fact not only did he tandem skydive from 15,000ft – he smashed his fundraising target of £1500 and instead raised £2000! Jacob combined his 16th birthday celebration jump with fundraising for the Victoria Education Centre for Disabled Children.

Jumping with highly experienced tandem skydive instructor Henk Post, Jacob abandoned his wheelchair for a parachute and harness and skydived from 15,000ft, freefalling at 125mph for a minute over Salisbury plain.

It was an awesome experience for both Jacob and Henk. Henk said “we had an amazing day, the weather was perfect and we could see for miles. Jacob is an incredible young man and very brave – I was so happy to be part of his special day”. To read Jacob and mum, April’s review of the day visit Jacob and April Whitehouse’s Review.

If you’d like to help raise funds for Jacob’s School by skydiving visit the Victoria Education Centre’s skydiving page.

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Fantastic experience and fabulous fun. Thanks Mike, Edd and the team. What a perfect way to celebrate turning 18 - Tom has memories that will last him a lifetime. Read full review

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Five of my family have skydived here, all have been really impressed with the service and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. As a spectator there are facilities , café and loos and viewing area... Read full review

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I had been very nervous as the weeks and days went by leading to my booking. The day arrived... the Go skydive team were friendly, bubbly, and filled me with confidence. Fear turned to sheer... Read full review

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