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?#weareNOTgymnastics?: parkour fights to retain its soul  The Guardian

The International Gymnastics Federation wants to recognise parkour as a new discipline, with a view to Olympic inclusion in 2024. But the parkour community is ...

Gymnastics chiefs accused of stealing parkour  BBC Sport

Gymnastics chiefs are accused of stealing parkour after voting to include it under its umbrella of sports and could now face legal action.

Presentation courses on parkour gymnastics held in Baku [PHOTO]  AzerNews

In accordance with the decision adopted at the FIG Congress in Baku on December 2-3, parkour has been officially included in the gymnastics program, Trend ...

Nepali police officer achieves twisting backflips parkour record  Nepali Sansar

Nepal-based police officer Dinesh Sunar is not only a cop but also a stuntman and parkour athlete.

Parkour takeover attempt 'absolutely ludicrous'  Radio New Zealand

The chief executive of Parkour New Zealand says gymnastics attempts to take over their sport are "absolutely ludicrous".

Pamplin Media Group - Parkour! Parkour! The Movement Park heads to Hillsboro  Pamplin Media Group

When Hillsboro-resident Molly Courtney opened up her own gym last month, she was sure she could design a gym that catered to everyone, from toddlers to ...

Parkour creates caring community  Arvada Press

Ken Arrington, founder of parkour gym Path Movement, knows that parkour ? in which athletes often scale walls, make 9-foot leaps and traverse rails 10 feet off ...

FIG Congress votes for official inclusion of parkour events

The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) Congress has voted in favour of including parkour as an official new discipline.

Parkour Athletes Kicked Out of India for Filming Rooftop Stunts  Fstoppers

A group of parkour athletes and filmmakers have been instructed by police to leave India after upsetting local residents by jumping between the rooftops of ...

Parkour freerunning organizations resist FIG's efforts to 'usurp' the sport  DW (English)

The world gymnastics federation FIG wants to add the growing parkour discipline to its remit, in time for Olympic inclusion in 2024. Yet parkour groups are ...

Kids doing parkour

Conquering obstacles by jumping, climbing, and running is what Parkour is all about.

Freerunning and parkour gym now open in Southlake  Community Impact Newspaper

Tempest Freerunning Academy held a grand opening Dec. 2 for its first Texas location at 280 Commerce St., Ste. 100, Southlake. The gym offers freerunning ...

Mumbai Police deports international parkour group  India Today

Six members of an internationally renowned parkour group were deported out of India by Mumbai Police on Wednesday (November 28). The group was ...

Parkour group was not deported but was granted residential permission: Storror statement  India Today

The international parkour which made headlines in Mumbai have released a statement saying the group was detained without Mumbai Police arresting the ...

Parkour program prospers  Yukon News

The Polarettes parkour program has close to 100 participants in just its second year.

FIG members at Baku Congress lobbied by worldwide parkour communities to vote no to incorporation in gymnastics

Numerous members of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) who have gathered in the Azerbaijan capital of Baku for the sport's Congress tomorro...

Russian boy falls to death amid rooftop parkour in Turkey's capital  Hurriyet Daily News

A 17-year-old Russian citizen has fallen to his death amid his attempt to jump from one rooftop to another as part of a parkour show in Turkey's capital Ankara.

Police to probe case of parkour  Times of India

Dadar police have initiated a probe to find six foreigners seen doing dangerous stunts, known as parkour, on a video which has gone viral on social me.

Mumbai: Six members of UK parkour group deported for performing dangerous stunts on rooftops

The police said that the six men had violated visa rules by endangering their lives as well as those of other citizens.

FIG Parkour Commission takes "important steps" prior to Congress

The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) Parkour Commission has held what it describes as "important discussions" prior to the sport's upcoming Congress ...

Sportsdirect: parkour officially recognized by gymnastic discipline  The Kozweek

PHOTO : ZumaTASS / Stephen Chung. The sports commentator of TV channel ?MIR 24? Alexander Brieuc is an overview of the most interesting news from the ...

Parkour NZ asks Gymnastics NZ to vote no on including parkour as new discipline at FIG  Voxy

Parkour NZ have issued an open letter to Gymnastics NZ, asking them to vote no, or otherwise abstain from voting, to including parkour as a new gymnastics ...

Ricky Runner Preview - Third Person Parkour  PC Invasion

Ricky Runner is already a great platformer and is poised to get even better. Fans of platforming and parkour will find a lot to like.

Run Free Jamaica engages parkour | Entertainment  Jamaica Gleaner

A crucial component of Run Free: The Documentary is parkour, or 'running free'. The documentary is the end result of the Run Free programme, organised by ...

Rogue Agents features a sweet parkour system  DroidGamers

Rogue Agents is an upcoming third person shooter that features parkour, a cover system, and customisable weapons. It launchges in 2019 on Android.

Residents consulted on future of parkour site at Dorchester's Sandringham playing field  Dorset Echo

Residents living near a parkour area at Dorchester's Sandringham playing field are to be asked what they want to see happen on the site.

Aspiring filmmaker and parkour coach up for BUFTA  The West Australian

Aspiring filmmaker and parkour coach Oakley Hands has been named as WA's only finalist in the 2018 Bond University Film and Television Awards.

Meet The 7 Guys Who Are Taking World By Storm With Their Parkour Skills  MissMalini

STORROR is a parkour collective of 7 athletes who create videos showcasing their skills as a cinematic experience. Here are the insiders!

Watch this robot do 'parkour'  CNN

Boston Dynamics has released new video showing their Atlas robot's latest moves, including the ability to shift laterally as well as vertically.

SantaCon 2018: All the mayhem, merrymaking and ho ho horrors from NYC, N.J. and beyond

They're ba-ack. Bearded, jolly revelers took to the streets in Manhattan, N.J. and London for the costumed bar crawl.

For his latest trick, Atlas the headless humanoid robot does parkour  Washington Post

You've seen him hop on boxes, run across a field and execute backflips with the precision of a professional gymnast. Perhaps it seems only natural that Atlas ...

Robots can do parkour now. This is fine.  SB Nation

Everything is great.

Fortnite's new Creative mode gives players private island and custom games in Season 7

The new mode will answer a lot of players' demands.

'Parkour 3.0': freestyle skier masters elaborate obstacle course ? video  The Guardian

Freestyle skier Andri Ragettli has successfully completed a complex parkour obstacle course without touching the ground once - after 53 attempts.

Video: Boston Dynamics has a robot that does parkour

Atlas, the two-legged robot, has moved on from more traditional athletics. Read more on

Watch Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot do parkour and try not to squirm

If previous videos of Atlas made you uneasy, a new clip of the amped-up humanoid robot is unlikely to calm your nerves. It shows that Boston Dynamics' ...

LOOK: James Reid learns parkour for 'Pedro Penduko' movie  ABS-CBN News

Reid looked determined as he jumped over an obstacle in a photo shared on Facebook Friday as part of his training.

With parkour, the whole world is your playground  Las Cruces Sun-News

The easiest way to describe it is running, jumping and climbing, the three most fundamental ways of moving,? said Adrian Ruiz of Las Cruces.

LATEST: Man shocked by power line first Parkour injury reported to West Palm police  Palm Beach Post

A man shocked by a power line late Wednesday, apparently while jumping between the rooftops of downtown buildings, is the first significant injury from Parkour ...

Parkour Meet Sara Mudallal: A Parkour Athlete A second degree black belt in Karate. The first  Red Bull

A second degree black belt in Karate. The first female Hijabi to compete on American Ninja Warrior TV Show. Sara Mudallal is a 22-year-old parkour athlete.

Parkour stars flip their way through Urban Park  Olympics

With curious children watching, Fernandez executes a back flip, a side somersault and some jumps over boxes as he makes his way through the area at Urban ...

Daredevil acts steal the show at CISF passing-out parade  The Hindu

Union Minister of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir reviewed the passing-out parade of recruit Assistant Commandants and Sub-Inspectors of Central ...

Egyptian women challenge social norms by practicing Parkour  Reuters

CAIRO (Reuters) - A group of Egyptian women gather at an abandoned park in a Cairo suburb once a week, climbing walls and jumping around in the strenuous ...

Man burned while performing 'Parkour' dies at the hospital  WPBF West Palm Beach

The Delray Beach man who landed on a live power line after trying to jump between rooftops in downtown West Palm Beach has died.

Parkour the baby goat spends her days sheep-jumping  New York Post

The two-month-old Nubian goat spends her afternoons climbing on the backs of her farm's sheep and daringly hopping from one farm-mate to another.

BBC Three - Parkour Changed Our Lives  BBC Three

The film features the world famous teenage Parkour group from Guildford called Brewman who only want to do legitimate Parkour and distance themselves from ...

Egyptian women take to Parkour to challenge social norms  New York Post

Once a week, a group of Egyptian women gathers at an abandoned park in a Cairo, to practice Parkour, while also challenging the country's conservative social ...

China Gets Inspired By M'sian's Shoe Prank, Now They're Pulling This Jewellery-Stealing Prank  WORLD OF BUZZ

When Malaysian influencer Harvinth Skin's shoe stealing prank video became a hit sensation on the internet, his online exploit did not go unnoticed.

Egyptian Women Hope to Form Country?s First Parkour Team  Voice of America

The sport of parkour started in France in the 1980s. Its name comes from the French word 'parcours' (course or route). It involves moving through a city setting as ...

'Parkour' problem reaches new heights in Franklin, according to police  Concord Monitor

Leaping between rooftops is the latest trend in New Hampshire's smallest city. Police say a group of young adults have been using the roofs of Franklin ...

Workout: Adult Level 2 Parkour at Apex Louisville  Boulder Daily Camera

The parkour class at Apex Louisville is both a workout and skills building class. Everything you learn can be applied outside of the gym and it helps build ...

The Boston Dynamics Robot Atlas Is Now a Parkour Master  Futurism

In a newly released video, you can watch Boston Dynamics's humanoid robot Atlas parkour its way across a makeshift obstacle course.

Woman speaks out about parkour after brother electrocuted in West Palm Beach  WPEC

A fitness trend among many young people turned deadly.Parkour is a training discipline where a person runs, jumps and climbs obstacles, typically buildings.

New Hampshire Police Crack Down on Aspiring Parkour Athletes  NECN

Police in New Hampshire are cracking down on a group of people who they say are practicing parkour on city buildings.

Akbar Gbaja-Biamila Using Personal Experience to Create "Parkour 4 Parkinson's"

You may know Akbar Gbaja-Biamila as a former Charger and current host of ?American Ninja Warrior?, but you may not know that he's been an advocate for ...

Parkour enthusiast catches fire attempting jump  WPBF West Palm Beach

Police said a man suffered serious burns when he came in contact with a live power line in West Palm Beach. Advertisement. Police said friends of the man told ...

Newcastle parkour skills on display at The Station  Newcastle Herald

Parkour teaches how to overcome obstacles.

Panther Parkour flips, rolls its way around campus  University of Pittsburgh The Pitt News

Members of Panther Parkour learn how to to roll, precision jump and run up walls as part of Pitt's non-competitive parkour club.

Parkour athletes worldwide gather in Singapore for Asian Parkour Championships  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - A small group of young boys began doing parkour - running, vaulting and climbing over urban obstacles - in Singapore in 2004. The extreme ...

Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot shows off its parkour moves  CNBC

Boston Dynamics released a new video showing off its humanoid robot's new moves. Atlas is now capable of freestyle running and can fluidly leap over ...

Parkour group raises concerns in Franklin  WMUR Manchester

A popular acrobatic trend among teens and young adults has police in one New Hampshire city stepping up patrols.

LIFE STORIES: Video game inspires parkour coach's journey  Herald-Whig

QUINCY -- David Boden-Shackleton has built a life around vaulting over obstacles and clearing large gaps in a way that would steal the breath from most people ...

Win a family escape to Novotel New York Times Square!  Yahoo News

Thanks to Novotel and new movie 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse', we're giving your family the chance to win a family escape to Novotel New York Times ...

Freestyle skier nails nearly impossible DIY indoor parkour course  Mashable

Andri Ragettli is a freestyle skier known for his incredible skills on the slopes and his nearly-impossible parkour obstacle courses when he's indoors. Next Up ...

Florida man shocked while attempting parkour on power pole  ABC Action News

A man was shocked by more than 7000 volts of electricity after he scaled a building and attempted to walk on a Florida Power and Light power pole.

This video is probably the nearest you?ll come to doing a death-defying parkour routine yourself

What does the terrain look like as you parkour across the rooftops of Rabat, Morocco, where one small misstep could mean plunging to death? The video above ...

Photo: Parkour at Pioneer Park  Billings Gazette

Sebastian Wald of Billings performs parkour while his friend, Brennen Sunderbud, watches at Pioneer Park on Friday, June 29, 2018.

Parkour competition takes over Orchard Park in Orem  Daily Herald

While toddlers splashed in the water nearby, athletes tackled ramps, boxes, vaults and a quasi-jungle gym at the first-ever Orchard Park Parkour Jam and ...

Watch Boston Dynamics' Terrifying Parkouring Robot Try to Learn How to Walk  Inverse

Boston Dynamic's Terminator-esque robot, Atlas, can do the job of a warehouse worker, deal with frustrating situations, and parkour better than Michael Scott.

Enter the thrilling and daring world of parkour  The National

Free-running is moving beyond the realms of sport into mass media and politics.

Penalty flops and flips, Grand Final memories and Parkour 3.0  The Guardian

This week's roundup also features a 350-pound running back, paragliding with a twist and another terrible tackle.

The mechanics of a parkour landing  Phys.Org

Have you ever watched a person leaping from buildings or vaulting over railings and wondered, "How did they do that?"

Monkey walks, anyone? Parkour?s popularity grows in Stamford  The Advocate

STAMFORD ? What do you do for a child who's favorite pasttimes are climbing bookshelves and jumping off the top bunk of their beds? Teach them to harness ...

Meet Egypt's Parkour Girls: Jumping Beyond Societal Hurdles  Egyptian Streets

Mariam Emad from Parkour Egypt "PKE" practices her parkour skills around buildings on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt. Photo credits: REUTERS/Amr Abdallah ...

Kabul Parkour Boys: Afghan parkour team profile +video+  Red Bull

Six years ago Abdul Jamil Sherzad and his friends didn't even know what parkour was, now they're running in the ruins of the country's Presidential Palace.

Parkour Singapore leaps forward with Asian championships, Singapore News & Top Stories  The Straits Times

A small group of parkour enthusiasts have taken their love for the sport to a higher level. This year's Lion City Gathering (LCG), an annual parkour meeting ...

Dying Light 2 Xbox preview: A dark post-apocalyptic parkour playground  Windows Central

Dying Light 2 looks like a vast expansion beyond its predecessor, with a huge amount of improvements across the board.

Parkour cat escapes furious feline gauntlet  Mashable

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Parkour for peace: Kabul youth turns war-pocked landscape into a playground for dare devils  Global Voices

Parkour, a form of urban acrobatics born in France, has found a welcome home in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan. There, in a city that has known no shortage ...

The Most Expensive Video Game Collector's Editions  Game Revolution

What do a house, a race car, and a fancy leather jacket have in common? They are all big items included in some of the most expensive video game collector's ...

Southlake freerunning and parkour gym to officially open in December  Community Impact Newspaper

Tempest Freerunning Academy will host a grand opening Dec. 2 at 280 Commerce St., Ste. 100, Southlake. The academy provides freerunning and parkour ...

13 things to do this weekend: parkour, taekwondo, dragon boats and more  Colorado Springs Gazette

Here's a roundup of some of our favorite things happening around Colorado Springs, the Pikes Peak region and elsewhere in Colorado.

Parkour: Amal Murad - the first Emirati woman to coach  BBC News

Amal Murad says she has been surprised by the amount of support she has received.

Parkour?s freestyle workouts attract an older generation  Boston Herald

When pressed to choose a favorite age, many of us look back most fondly at a carefree childhood, freewheeling teenage days or the excitement of an.

Parkour Dinesh, Nepal's gravity-defying policeman  Nepali times

avid Belle and his comrades at the Yamakazi could not have foreseen how much influence they would have on a young rural Nepali boy when they started the ...

Everyday People: From parkour to police officer in Cannon Beach  Daily Astorian

CANNON BEACH ? Before being able to serve, every police officer candidate in Oregon must pass a physical abilities test ? think a police work-themed ...

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National parkour champion from Lloydminster trying to share love of sport  Global News Regina

A 15-year-old boy from Lloydminster is a national parkour champion and is trying to bring the sport to other youth in the city.

Get Inspired: How to get into parkour  BBC Sport

Run around, jump and climb on things - try parkour - an adventure sport which can be done anywhere.

Monday's best photos: flying pigs and parkour | News  The Guardian

The Guardian's picture editors bring you a selection of photo highlights from around the world, including an elephant picnic and Kim Jong-un.

Turkish athletes join professionals in parkour in Mardin  Hurriyet Daily News

The rooftop of a historic madrassah in Mardin hosts athletes from all over the world, who stage breathtaking skills at the Turkey leg of the World Parkour ...

Video: Building Brink's SMART parkour traversal system  Gamasutra

At GDC 2012 Splash Damage's Arne Olav Hallingstad, presents a detailed programmer-oriented overview of the freedom of movement implementation in the s.

After Math: Every robot was parkour fighting  Engadget

What a week it's been! Between Google's Pixel 3 event, the lucky landing by the Soyuz crew, and Facebook's latest data breach, it feels like we almost didn't ha...

Inside The Creative Battle To Lead The Core Of Parkour  Forbes Now

Parkour is at a crossroads. The France-based Fédération Internationale de Gymnastique, or ?FIG,? plans to incorporate parkour as a new discipline within ...

VIDEO: Swiss skier Andri Ragettli performs incredible parkour routine to pay tribute to Cristiano Ronaldo  Mirror Online

Ragettli posted the clip on his Instagram account, stating that it was his 53rd attempt at the course.

?Dying Light 2? Bigger, Scarier, More Parkour Than First  Variety

In 2015, ?Dying Light? became a surprise critical and commercial hit. Its developers think they can do even better in the sequel. Announced on Sunday, ?Dying ...

Culture Secretary mocked for doing ?parkour? after slo-mo video shows him jumping off very low ledge  The Sun

MATT Hancock has been mocked mercilessly online after he posted a hilarious clip of him trying to do parkour. The Culture Secretary uploaded a slo-mo video ...

Parkour athlete Dominic Di Tommaso will be a guest judge at the comp for all ages  Illawarra Mercury

Parkour athlete Dominic Di Tommaso will be a guest judge at the comp for ages 7 to adults.

I Had a Serious Fear of Falling, So I Tried Parkour  Self

I've always had a fear of falling. When I was a kid, I'd step on each stair with both feet before moving onto the next step until some embarrassingly late age in my ...

Parkour: The Art Of Efficient Movement  Houston Public Media

Cameron Pratto from Urban Movement tells Houston Matters about parkour -- a physical training regimen focused on getting a person from one point to another ...