Parkour looks like FUN! Jumping over stuff, climbing like a monkey.... WOW.
Parkour (French pronunciation: [paʁˈkuʁ]) (abbreviated PK), also called as the "art of displacement",is a training discipline that developed out of military obstacle course training.Practitioners aim to move from one place to another, negotiating the obstacles in between. The discipline uses no equipment and is non-competitive. A male practitioner is generally called a "traceur", a female a "traceuse".
Check this guy out...
Now, I have no illusions that I can do that crap. That is batshit crazy.
This next video, however, really looks achievable and fun.
Enter this blog post to further a new percolating obsession...
nerdfitness.com breaks it down into an easy to digest almost doable package that really intrigues me to the point where I was practicing rolls on my living room floor. OUCH.
I don't want to do anything insane here. I just want to run up a wall like I'm the lovechild of spiderman and Jackie Chan.
How about you? Do you parkour? Are you starting a midlife crisis too?