Parkour Generations in… Casino Buoyale

Posted: February 27, 2014 by kirisyko in Balance, Parkour

fitcetera

Ever since Sébastien Foucan hit our screens back in 2003 with Channel 4’s “Jump London”, Parkour, or “Free Running” has been steadily increasing in popularity. We love to be amazed and entertained by clips of fearless free runners leaping and climbing across urban landscapes. Search “Parkour” or “free running” on YouTube and the hits on most results run into the millions.

But what strikes me is the inherent underground nature of participation. Even with Parkour’s use in films, such as Casino Royale, the sport doesn’t seem to have become as widely taken up as I would have expected.

Perhaps the relatively low participation has been due to a lack of space available to run and jump in safely? Or because of issues and complaints that climbing on property can bring. Free running doesn’t always seem to be so… free.

Parkour Generations

However, Parkour Generations have come up with a…

View original post 481 more words

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s