In the video below you will see how you can do the Jumping Puzzles from the WvW borderlands quick and easy using a leap ability. I know warrior and guardian has one of these abilities. Teleports do not work, as they follow the ground and therefore teleport you into the water.
This trick enables you to finish the entire borderlands jumping puzzle in just a few minutes, enabling you to get those badges of honor quickly! In addition, you get loot and blueprints