The Parkour NZ Community Awards are our annual awards held at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) during the National Gathering each year. They were initially launched in 2016 and awarded to Michalle Kan for the MOVE documentary, to Maika Hemera and Isaac Mcfarlane for Honest Parkour show, and Marty Miller for his community development work. […]
Flips & Tumbles Wigram, Christchurch’s newest indoor training facility brought Luke Stones of the UK’s Motus Projects team to New Zealand to run a weekend workshop. The event included expert coaching from Luke over three days, a style jam with qualifying spots for JAMZAC on the line, and topped off by a beautiful trek out […]
Today we have issued an open letter to Gymnastics NZ and the New Zealand gymnastics community, asking them to vote no, or otherwise abstain from voting, to include parkour as a new gymnastics discipline at the upcoming International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) Congress this coming week. OPEN LETTER Press Release International Gymnastics Federation tries to seize control of […]
News Round-Up: NatGat 2018, CEO Award, and New Board Member It’s been an exciting start to the year for parkour in New Zealand and there are a few things we want to share. CEO Wins Again In November 2017, Damien (our CEO) was awarded the Hamilton City Council Administrator of the Year Award at […]
We’re proud to announce that Sport NZ has acknowledged Parkour NZ as the national organisation leading and governing parkour in New Zealand. Although there is no formal recognition process for sports or sports organisations in New Zealand, this represents a significant step in the appreciation of parkour as a unique/distinct recreation and cultural practice in […]
The 7th national parkour gathering is in Hamilton this Waitangi long weekend. You can find the official press release here.
We have a brand-spanking new website! And not only that, but we’ve also got: New services… New ways of getting involved… New events calendar… New team members… New apparel store… And more! Have a good look through the new site and get yourselves familiar with all the new features. We want to give a massive […]
Yes, that’s right! We now have a new YouTube channel. The old one just wasn’t doing it for us, so we’ve gone and given it a makeover and a new name. We’ve re-uploaded some of our classic vids and put up a few new ones too. We have a bunch of new playlists and content […]