Life after Parkour for the Parkour Athlete

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Life after Parkour for the Parkour Athlete. A sustainable career option?  A question that many a Parkour athletes will have encountered on a frequent basis is questions surrounding the longevity of the decision to pursue a career in the industry. Criticisms can include that it’s only a suitable career choice for a very short time frame because of the limitations … Read More

Parkour in the Movies

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Parkour In The Social Media World. Nowadays young aspiring Parkour athletes are just an Instagram scroll away from getting their newest dose of movement inspiration from the latest viral video. However, this method of sparking attention for the sport has a popular predecessor to which the foundations of the Parkour movement owes a lot to. Prior to the height of … Read More

WFPF Parkour Academy Testimonials

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“Our Youth program took off and now we are bringing in more teens and adults too. In our first year we have approximately 800 students and have had almost 3500 visitors through our doors. We have experienced 9-15% growth month on month since we opened our doors.” “Having the Lesson Plans each week has been hugely beneficial and we still … Read More

Parkour Academy, a ‘Business-In-A-Box’

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Easy and effective for busy gym owners:  The WFPF Parkour Academy is quite literally a ‘Business-In-A-Box. “The next best thing to bring to your gym”. Whether you own a gym that already runs Parkour classes, or perhaps currently just Gymnastics classes and are considering options of Ninja or Parkour. Perhaps you don’t currently own a gym but have aspirations of … Read More

WFPF CANADA CUP RESULTS

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What a spectacular event the WFPF Canada Cup at FlyFree Gym was this passed weekend! As expected, ALL age groups fully exceeded expectations across the FreeStyle Events and the Speed Events. The FlyFree team led by Mr 2J Pantoja showed up in full professional fashion and with the WFPF competition crew, helped play host to a phenomenal competition. Friday night … Read More

WFPF YouTube

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We are excited to announce the rebirth of the WFPF YouTube account. The great news is that we aren’t doing this alone. We have the backing of big hitters: Shawn Bautista https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H-0Zyp2k6zM Shawn in the custom Parkour Pants and tee combo We even have the latest in the series of International Parkour Certifications Live from Portugal now online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kcEj82ZrW1c And … Read More

WFPF CANADA CUP – REGISTRATION

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The complete schedule is below the registration links. Please note: You must register for the Friday night Jam separately (in addition) to your competition registration. Friday night Jam all ages registration form: July 5th https://wfpfregistration.wufoo.com/forms/canada-parkour-cup-friday-jam/   7-8 Yr Old: Speed Comp Sat July 6th: https://wfpfregistration.wufoo.com/forms/canada-parkour-cup-sat-speed-youth-78yrs/   9-11 yr olds Speed OR Freestyle (Not both!) Sat July 6th: https://wfpfregistration.wufoo.com/forms/canada-parkour-cup-youth-comp-911yrs/   9-11 … Read More

Beast Coast 2019

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One of the years premiere Parkour Events just took place. “The 14th edition of the Beast Coast Jam in Rosslyn’s Gateway Park! Held over two full days on a fresh new pop-up Parkour park, the jam offers something for everyone, including seminars for absolute beginners and a dedicated section for kids. Take inspiration from training with hundreds of friends, old and new. Some … Read More