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Photo Contest Finalists

Our judges had a tough decision to make when choosing the winners from over 1,900 entries in our Action Shots Vacation Photo Contest. You sent us your best heart-pumping photos, from zip lining to snow skiing, cliff diving to paragliding, surfing to whitewater rafting and everything in between. Here are the winning photos, along with some of our favorite adventurous submissions.

Grand Prize Winner: Leap of Faith in Kaua‘i

Submitted by: Owner Len N.
Prize: 100,000 Starpoints® from the Starwood Preferred Guest® program


First Place Winner: Hangin’ loose in Kaua‘i

Submitted by: Owner Eric A.
Prize: 25,000 Starpoints®


Second Place Winner: Go big or go home in Maui

Submitted by: Owner Tony R.
Prize: 10,000 Starpoints®


Honorable mention: Snow in huge playful quantities in Whistler, British Columbia

Submitted by: Ryan C.


Honorable mention: Taking the (wedding) plunge off Black Rock in Maui

Submitted by: Owner Alex R.


Honorable mention: Skydiving over San Diego

Submitted by: Andrew W.


Honorable mention: Navigating the good life in Costa Rica

Submitted by: Aanarav S.


Honorable mention: Paragliding over Maui

Submitted by: Owner Stephen L.


Honorable mention: Hangin’ ten in Waikiki

Submitted by: Karen M.


Honorable mention: Parasailing selfie in Mauritius

Submitted by: Jonathan R.

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