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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parkour

Parkour is a training discipline using movement that developed from military obstacle course training. Practitioners aim to get from one point to another in a complex environment, without assistive equipment and in the fastest and most efficient way possible. Parkour includes running, climbing, ...

parkourgenerations.com/parkour-history

Already it boasts several names, in more than one language: Le Parkour, the Art of Movement, Freerunning, L'Art du Deplacement, to name but a few. And even if you do settle on a name, there is then the tricky little problem of what that name refers to – Is it a sport? Or an art? Or a philosophy perhaps? Or maybe it is better  ...

www.wfpf.com/history-parkour

A Brief & Basic History of Parkour. Hebert-00. Georges Hebert. THE BEGINNINGS. In 1902, a catastrophic volcanic eruption obliterated the town of St. Pierre on the Caribbean island of Martinique, killing some 28,000 individuals in a flash. A young, French naval lieutenant, George Hebert valiantly coordinated the evacuation ...

adventure.howstuffworks.com/outdoor-activities/urban-sports/parkour1.htm

Parkour's development into a cohesive discipline first began in 1988 in Lisses, France, when David Belle was 15 years old. Belle was greatly influenced by his father's experiences as a renowned rescuer and military firefighter in the Paris regiment of the sapeurs-pompiers. As a highly skilled and talented athlete, Belle's  ...

www.parkourtrain.net/parkour-history

Parkour History. The earliest form of Parkour in history was defined by Georges Hebert, a naval officer in the French army who served both during World War I and World War II. Because he was a soldier, he often traveled to Africa, where he was impressed by the efficient, flowing athletic movements of most of the African  ...

www.parkourtrain.net/parkour-timeline

Parkour timeline following the history of Parkour and Free running and the changes that happened during the evolution of these disciplines.

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www.freemove.co.uk/en/parkour/freerunning/history-of-parkour

History of Parkour. To the south of Paris rest the sleepy, suburban towns of Evry, Sarcelles and Lisses, places no different from any other of the hundreds of satellites orbiting the French capital, save for one small fact: these places were home to a group of nine young men widely acknowledged as having crystallized a ...