International Parkour Federation announces the IPF Asia Parkour Cup 2020

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International Parkour Federation (IPF), the world governing body for the sport of Parkour is proud to announce its first-ever IPF ASIA PARKOUR CUP.  In keeping with Covid safety guidelines, the event is being held virtually. Thirty-five top male and female athletes from thirteen IPF member countries representing East, South and West Asia will compete online in an instagram-friendly freestyle elimination … Read More

Yale University Survey for Parkour athletes- #IPF

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IPF has been asked to help supervise and invite Parkour athletes to take part in a YALE University Survey. This survey addresses athletes’ understanding of their own rights, because recognition of rights, and rights violations, is a central part of safeguarding of human beings, in general, and athlete safety in sport. The lab’s survey was recently translated into four additional … Read More

IPF- Global Parkour Congress, Details and News July 7, 2020

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IPF, the international governing body and sole competent authority for Parkour and Freerunning worldwide held its 2020 Global Congress via Zoom on Saturday June 6.  Representatives from more than 50 countries and five continents were in attendance. Since 2014, IPF has supported the growth of independent National Parkour Federations, as well as educational, peace and gender equity initiatives around the … Read More

IPF- (International Parkour Federation) Global Congress to be held May 30, 2020

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The IPF- International Parkour Federation Global Congress will be held May 30, 2020. Invitations have been sent out to all IPF member countries, observers, and guest speakers and attendees. Attendees from six continents and forty plus countries will be in attendance at this virtual meeting. Please check back for further updates and follow-up.

MEHDI (Arash) SALMAN POUR appointed as Deputy Secretary General of IPF- International Parkour Federation

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Mr. Mehdi Salman Pour, known as “Arash” Salmanpour, President of Asia Freerunning Parkour Union (AFPU), has recently been named the Deputy Secretary General of IPF- Internaional Parkour Federation. He will be working very closely with IPF Secretary General, David Thompson as well as with IPF President, Victor Bevine. Mr Salmanpour’s wealth of years of international experience, both as a professional … Read More

Pakistan Parkour Federation Becomes an Official IPF- International Parkour Federation Member Organization

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MR. PERVAIZ IQBAL- PRESIDENT PPF- Pakistan Parkour Federation- Black belt 5th Dan Taekwondo. General Secretary Lahore district and division Taekwondo. Chief executive Unified Taekwondo Pakistan.  Representative world moon moo kwan Union SIFYAN INAYAT – VICE PRESIDENT PPF- Pakistan Parkour Federation Black belt 3rd Dan WTF Kukkiwon. Pakistan Taekwondo Federation official referee Former Pakistan Higher education commission Pakistan National Taekwondo champion … Read More

Zahid Shah, Kashmir (India), newest IPF- International Parkour Federation Board Member & IPF “Peace Through Parkour” Ambassador

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Zahid Yaqoob Shah-  Founder/President of Kashmir Parkour-  from Kashmir, INDIA Zahid Yaqoob Shah from Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India, Parkour athlete, founder and president of Kashmir Parkour, is the newest IPF board member and has been named an IPF “Peace Through Parkour Ambassador.” Mr. Shah will work in new national governing body development as well as with initiatives to promote … Read More

Dato Manjit Singh Gill becomes Chairman of Parkour Division of Malaysian Extreme Sports Association (MESA), IPF member organization

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International Parkour Federation (IPF) is pleased to announce Mr. Dato Manjit Singh Gill has been appointed as Secretary General of IPF’s continental body for Asia, the Asian Freerunning Parkour Union (AFPU) under the leadership of Arash Salmanpour, President of AFPU and Vice President of the Asian Extreme Sports Federation (AXF).   Mr. Dato Manjit Singh Gill will also be running the … Read More

Tan Sri Darshan Singh Gill (President of Malaysian Extreme Sports Federation) joins IPF as Vice President

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International Parkour Federation (IPF) is proud to announce Tan Sri Darshan Singh Gill as IPF’s newest board Vice President.   The esteemed Darshan Singh is the president of Malaysian Extreme Sports Association (MESA) and Vice President of the Asian Extreme Sports Federation (AXF).   MESA’s stated mission is dedication towards growth, progression, unity, and expansion of Extreme Sport in Malaysia.  We are … Read More

IPF INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS, Mardin, Turkey 2018 – International Parkour Federation

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One of the highlights of 2018 was the first IPF- International Parkour Federation- international congress organized by IPTC (International Professional Training Certifications) and AFPU (Asia Freerunning Parkour Union) held at the Erdoba Elegance Hotel in Mardin, Turkey on May 14, 2018. Fifteen countries and numerous international and national organizations and governing bodies were represented at the IPF congress. Athletes present … Read More