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Parkour and Freedom of Creation

History – A Short Primer David Belle debatably the founder of Parkour as we know it was inspired by George Hébert’s principles of physical training; the “Natural Method of Physical Culture”, which he developed in the early twentieth century. George Hébert was once a French Navy Officer and his influence was spread throughout the French …

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Parkour Gallery – Are You Sure People Don’t Fly?

Efficiency and speed – these are two primary features of parkour – a very specific urban sport discipline, aiming at reaching the destination point in the quickest way possible and overcoming all the obstacles on the way with the help of such skills as running, climbing, jumping, wall scaling, rolling, etc. Parkour is not yet …

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