Experiences of My Own: Episode 2

Video — Experiences of My Own; Episode 2: Gen1 Gen2 Etc “Presenting a multitude of skilled individuals, this episode showcases people who fall into what is loosely considered the first and second generations of parkour athletes in the southeastern U.S., primarily those based in Georgia.” muvmag.com/eomo-ep4/

Afghanistan Parkour

Organizations — Afghanistan Parkour “WFPF have been in support of the Afghan Parkour Society for quite some time now. Even sending letters to senior officials in Afghanistan to support funding and space for the Parkour youth in the country It is nothing short of incredible to see the growth and development of this wonderful younger […]

Shape-Shifting Mitochondria Direct Stem Cells’ Fate

Biology — Shape-shifting mitochondria direct stem cells’ fate “Mitochondria are familiar as bean-shaped structures floating in the cytoplasm, and they are almost inevitably referred to as “powerhouses” of the cell because they generate adenosine triphosphate (ATP), the fuel for most metabolic processes. For more than a century, biologists believed that energy production was their only […]

USPK Connects with International Leaders

Governance — USPK Connects with International Leaders “USPK Transition Board Chairwoman Caitlin Pontrella travelled to overseas to meet with leaders from around the world. On the table for discussion was the current status of parkour internationally, what the future holds for both competitive parkour and parkour businesses, and the top priority being what we can […]

The Ecology of Self Transformation with Simon Thakur

Podcast — Evolve, Move, Play episode 22 “Humans are complex and so is the world through which we navigate. Often times the things we don’t pay attention to have an astounding influence on our ability to accomplish our goals and grow as individuals. Subtleties in how we breathe, how we stand, how we move, how […]

European Art of Retreat 2019 Part 1

Article — European Art of Retreat 2019 Part 1 “A meeting of minds, ideas, topics of debate and a variety of personalities, the Art of Retreat has run for five years in the US, but this year they wanted to bring it across the pond and connect with a whole new network of Parkour leaders […]

Murikamification Mixes Contemporary Dance With Parkour

Article — Murikamification Mixes Contemporary Dance With Parkour ““Sneaky dance” is what Pamela Komar, Director of Theater, Music, and Youth Programming for the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, calls the type of public space works Netherlands-based performance troupe Arch 8 does. A blend of contemporary dance and parkour (also known as freerunning), it’s dance but more. Komar […]

Girls Enter the Boys’ World of Flipping

Article — Girls Enter the Boys’ World of Flipping ““More and more people are getting to know what the sport of parkour is about,” says Seneca Schwartz, a 15-year-old from Westchester County, N.Y., who does parkour. Last year, for an eighth grade project, she made a short film called “Like a Girl,” about females who […]