A really great article recently came out that looks a bit more into the perspective of the older parkour student. Training art du deplacement, parkour, freerunning or whatever you want to call it, is not just for kids. Come take a class and see.
“Once you age and you become sedentary and your muscles firm up and you can’t do things, mentally it gives you an impression of a loss of abilities and it puts you in the mind-set of ‘I’m less than what I used to be,’ ” Vasak said. “And I don’t want to look at the coming years [that way] — I’m still a vibrant person.”
Read the full article via The Washington Post