Camping at Pedernales Falls

Title: Camping at Pedernales Falls When: 08.1.2009 – 08.2.2009 10.00 h – 16.00 h Where: Pedernales Falls State Park – Johnson City Category: Special Events Description Camping! Probably the last one before summer ends. We’re gonna be at Pedernales Falls State Park, out near Johnson City. Train in the “wild”, swim in the river, and all that good stuff. What you need to bring: – $8 entrance fees – $2 for reservations (exact change, please) – sunscreen – camping gear – […]

Fighting Method University Workshop Write Up

Taken from Jereme Sanders blog… This past Saturday saw Matthew Willis and I leading a workshop at the Fighting Method University in Ft. Worth, Texas. We had a great turn out of about 38 people ready to learn a little about the conditioning we go through for Parkour. The Day started pretty cold, as we were setting up how the workshop would run as well as just staying warm we didn’t initially see a great turn out of actual locals […]

January Challenge of the Month!

Desmund’s challenge of the month has returned for 2009. We’re starting the new year the right way by beginning with a good challenge anyone can do, anywhere. It’s a simple push up challenge. How many push ups can you do in sixty seconds? Grab your stopwatch, get on the ground, and drop and give me as many as you can. Post your numbers for now, and in a month, see how far you’ve progressed. I’ll be taking note of the […]

Blood, Sweat and Plasma

We all work hard to for Texas Parkour.  We all put our blood sweat and tears into the discipline and art.  What Texas Parkour is proposing is for you to give us your plasma.  That’s right.  You can help us get our non-profit together before the new year by going with us to give plasma for the cause. December 29th PLASMA JAM- I want to group as many possible people together for a large jam. Fun, training and hilarity will […]

November Challenge of the Month

   Desmund Mitchell, from the Houston area of Texas Parkour has started thinking up challenges for everyone to participate in to help foster progression. Here’s Novembers’ Challenge  Precision Distance Measure your standing precision distance on flat ground. Start with your foot behind your mark, and measure the distance from the line to your heels. Post your distance at the beginning and just edit your post to include any progress you’d like to track along the way.   You can post your […]

Fox 29 Media Event

Fox 29 News will be coming out to film us on 25th in San Antonio. Training will be at Hemisphere Park and we will meet at the Tower of Americas. Training begins at 11:00am Be respectful and curtious around the cameras.  We hope there will be a good turnout for the media event.  Thank you.

NCIPPC

No Competition In Parkour, Parkour Competition Gregg Lamse Winner! Gregg went above and beyond what we would expect those to do here with the competition.  He filmed his training up until a point in which he broke his finger on a vault.  He continued his training and still filmed his progression afterwards.  His video became not just over coming inexperience or the obstacles on the ground but overcoming an injury and the mental implications have trying to train while hurt.  […]

Matthew Lee Willis – IF – Episode 1

I name this episode 1 because there will be many rallies to help our good friend out over at www.if.net He is trying to get as many possibilities over there.This first one is… a model shoot.  If you could Post this link http://www.if.net/contests/general/56621?cid=3004 myspace/ facebook/ blogsVote for himTell your friends He would appreaciate it.

Off to Beirut

Everyone be sure to wish Jereme a fond au revoir before he takes off to Beirut tomorrow. For those of you who have been living under a rock for the past couple of weeks, Jereme and the Tribe have been bestowed the task of travelling to Beirut and teaching parkour at the US Embassy there. More information on the trip can be found here. Good luck Jereme! May the flow be with you!

AMD RED Shoot: Behind the Scenes *Link Fixed*

Matthew Willis recently finished an edit up of our RED shoot with AMD. It’s all footage from our camera behind the scenes so to speak, and I feel it really captures the feel of that day. Enjoy!