Monday, December 17, 2007

Parkour

I can't get enough of this crap. Apparently, Parkour started with some French dudes playing around with martial arts and escape tactics. Parkour eventually evolved into what they call Free Running which employs many of the same tactics, but is meant to be more aesthetically pleasing than allusive, according to Sebastian Foucan in his interview with the Urban Freeflow Team. Its all about fraternity and personal freedom, and overcoming obstacles. Either way, I wish I could do it. Check it out:

2 comments:

Marta said...

holy cow. it's also called free running if you want to look up more youtube videos on it. it's out of control.

Marta said...

sorry, i didn't actually read your post before writing.