Have you ever noticed the scaffolding above you on the way to work? Did you see it as an obstacle in your way or an opportunity for exploration? By training Parkour you will start to see the entire city as your obstacle course!
During this workshop you will learn the basics of parkour through movements such as jumping, vaulting, rolling, swinging, and climbing. Together, we will tackle movement challenges and leave feeling sweaty and stronger!
$20 exchange with instructors
Melanie Hunt: Melanie is a high school English teacher in NYC. A former NCAA collegiate gymnast, Melanie has been training parkour for 6 years. She is a 5-time competitor on American Ninja Warrior and a professional parkour performer. She is passionate about coaching because it helps her share what she loves with the city she lives in.
Jesse Danger: Jesse has been training Parkour in NYC for 12 years. Parkour is his way of exploring the city through personal movement challenges. He uses parkour as a tool to better understand and improve how he handles difficult situations. He founded the Movement Creative to build a community that helps people develop healthier relationships with movement and their city. He is passionate about using parkour as a way to positively change NYC and the world.