There are plenty of thoughtful ways in which people can document their year. But when Sam Morrison's father bet him $100 that he couldn't do a backflip every day of 2011, another approach was born. Yes: Sam Morrison recorded himself doing a backflip every single day of 2011.

This video is actually a compliation of the best, but if you're inclined you can check out each and every flip on his tumblr page. It's nice to see Sam getting more courageous as time passes, even if some of the landings are a little sketchy. Now he's claimed his $100 his next goal is to do a backflip on every continent. Good luck, Sam! [Sam Morrison via PetaPixel]