The image of young people jumping over cars, through gentle fence walls on crowded streets of big cities, is no longer a new image. These seemingly gentle and simple movements, they are honored as an art of Parkour.
Parkour is almost like a sport but it is not considered a sport, almost like a dance but it is not classified in the same group with this type, it is quite the direction of martial arts but there is no relative to martial arts.
Parkour is considered to be an art of seeking new ways to overcome gaps in big cities such as jumping, climbing, swinging in very gentle and soft movements. According to followers of this street art, Parkour is more than just a pastime, it is a philosophical or otherwise a way of life. The most important factor of Parkour is the harmony between the body and the obstacle. It requires a high level of sophistication and flexibility to achieve the word fine in every movement.
For many people, Parkour is an adventurous sport, many others call it martial arts, some argue that Parkour is a combination of both. Looking at the comfortable and free steps of Parkour artists, few people know how much effort they have to put into practice to be able to dance smoothly and beautifully.
Forging parkour for practitioners of perseverance and patience. Inexpensive, requiring no expensive training equipment, Parkour learners need only a good teacher and a little imagination to be able to start an art, an exciting new sport. Inexpensive, does not require expensive training equipment, Parkour learners who only need 1 comfortable light sport shoe can participate in this artistic adventure sport.
To join the parkour group, players must be in good health and adventurous. A special feature in parckour is the efficiency in moving. In other words, how to best move from one position to the other, based solely on the strength of the body and the flexibility to avoid obstacles in the environment. And according to many young people, parkour is the conquest by moving through the challenges that lie ahead.
The fast-paced steps, acrobatics, overcoming obstacles, non-body and constantly running non-stop…, all of these images have partly said a new sport.
Parkout doesn’t belong to any sport we’ve ever known, although we see them very familiar, in the promotional clips, in an action movie, game or in a music video, scenes of running, jumping, climbing with high speed and flexibility plus a bit of music’s sound are sure to have a strong impression on viewers, especially young people.