New Zealand’s Parkour Coaching Pathway Launches

After a significant amount of development, New Zealand's parkour coaching pathway is now live! The Parkour NZ Coaching Pathway is a dual stream model consisting of professional development courses and qualifications. The professional development courses are hands-on training experiences that support current and aspiring parkour coaches in their trade, connect them with other coaches and [...]

Parkour NZ Community Awards

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. […]

Parkour NZ ask Gymnastics NZ to vote no at upcoming FIG congress.

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

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 […]

Sport NZ acknowledges Parkour NZ as the national organisation for parkour

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 […]

New Website!

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 […]

New NZ Parkour Youtube

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 […]