Drew Drechsel makes like modern-day Icarus on ‘American Ninja Warrior’ All Stars

May 24th, 2018|

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Year after year, parkour pro Drew Drecshel continues to redefine what is humanly possible in the realm of self-propelled flight, and at American Ninja […]

Unleash the Beast: Race on the world’s biggest inflatable obstacle course

May 21st, 2018|

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With the popularity of televised obstacle racing competitions like American Ninja Warrior, Wipeout and Spartan Race, it’s safe to say the sport is enjoying […]

Jason Paul relies on parkour skills to evade angry samurai and ninjas in medieval Japan

May 13th, 2018|

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Jason Paul’s love for freerunning adventures has compelled him a become a frequent traveller to parts far and wide, but recently — with some […]

Parkour passport: Freerunning with Jason Paul from Frankfurt, Germany to Tokyo, Japan

May 2nd, 2018|

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Jason Paul’s love affair with freerunning began in 2005 when his best friend introduced him to the sport via a parkour documentary. From that […]

Zombie Parkour: Freerunning proficiency may help you survive the undead apocalypse

April 27th, 2018|

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If there is anything to be gleaned from the plethora of zombie-themed movies, tv series and video games, it’s that the ability to run, […]

Freerunning with Jason Paul from Santorini, Greece to Tel Aviv, Israel

April 21st, 2018|

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Jason Paul’s love affair with freerunning began in 2005 when his best friend introduced him to the sport via a parkour documentary. From that […]

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Parkour (and how Batman broke his leg)

April 17th, 2018|

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice may have been reviled by movie critics (it has a tepid 27% rating on Rotten Tomatoes), but that […]

Remembering when 81-year-old Arthur Hickenlooper shocked ‘American Ninja Warrior’ fans

April 10th, 2018|

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From five-year-old Lylah MacCall to fifty-something Jon Stewart, American Ninja Warrior has a history of embracing participants of all ages, so the Denver crowd […]

Acroyoga is a family (and friends) affair for sea-green-haired Charity LeBlanc and kids

April 8th, 2018|

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Describing Charity LeBlanc’s multitude of interests and roles would require a long hyphenated string of adjectives, but the one in particular, acroyoga practitioner, has […]

Freerunners descend world’s longest parkour course on China’s iconic Tianmen Mountain

March 28th, 2018|

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China’s famed Tianmen Mountain sports a staircase leading up to a massive opening in the rock known as Heaven’s Gate. For tourists the climb […]

Palestinian parkour: Meet the Gaza wall runners who climbed, jumped and flipped their way to freedom

March 22nd, 2018|

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Some walls are fashioned of brick and mortar, while others exist only in the mind. For Palestinians living in the Gaza Strip, the wall […]

Yen Chen, Jake Murray, Neil Craver headline funniest ‘American Ninja Warrior’ submission videos

March 21st, 2018|

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Before they can star under the bright lights on American Ninja Warrior, contestants must send in submission videos to be taken under consideration by […]