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

Raúl Solano and Beatriz Monge Ruiz from Federación de Parkour Costa Rica (est. 2019) named to IPF Committees

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Mr.Raúl SOLANO, President of Federación de Parkour Costa Rica (Founder/Director of Evolución Natural Parkour Costa Rica) and Miss Beatriz MONGE RUIZ, Secretary General of Federación de Parkour Costa Rica (Founder/Director of “Parkour Femenino C.R.”) have been named to the IPF Committees of Research and Education (Mr. Solano) and Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equity (Mr. Monge Ruiz). Mr. Raúl Solano, President … Read More

Libyan Parkour Players Union- LPPU- Board Members, and a Short History

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The Libyan Parkour Players Union (LPPU) was formed in June 2016 as an organization whose aim was to be concerned with the needs and the futures of all Parkour players in Libya. Due to the state of affairs, LPPU wanted to create an umbrella for Parkour athletes in both sport as well as other matters in life. According to LPPU, … Read More

USA Parkour Cup 2019 brought to you by IPF -Read about the highlights

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On January 25th-27th, 2019 USA Parkour held its second annual USA Parkour Cup under the aegis of International Parkour Federation (IPF) in Tampa, Florida.  In the months leading up to the USA Parkour Cup, hundreds of athletes participated in eleven qualifying competitions across the United States.   The entire event was live streamed and hosted by WFPF athletes Nick Provost … Read More

IPF- WORLD PARKOUR CHAMPIONSHIP Mardin, Turkey

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In May of 2018, IPF- International Parkour Federation, held a World Parkour Championship (WPC) event in Mardin, Turkey with renowned Parkour athletes and challengers from around the globe.  This was a groundbreaking competition because it allowed athletes from the MENA region, both men and women, who had never had a chance on the world stage to show the depth of … Read More

IPF- International Parkour Federation Sponsors WFPF Parkour Instructor Certification in Bangkok, Thailand

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IPF, the International Parkour Federation, is proud to have sponsored WFPF’s Level 1-2 Parkour Instructor Certification in Bangkok, Thailand in July of 2017.  To date, approximately 800 Parkour teachers have attended and become certified at WFPF certifications,  and IPF is proud to have sponsored this one in cooperation with  AFPU (Asia Freerunning Parkour Union) and IPTC (International Professional Training Certification). … Read More

IPF visits the UK- International Parkour Federation’s (IPF’s) Collaborative Initiatives in the U.K.

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IPF representatives meet with Ryan Doyle/Airborn Academy in Liverpool and with PKUK -Parkour United Kingdom in London. Following their meeting in Lausanne with Sport Accord/GAIFS and IOC representatives, IPF’s David Thompson and Victor Bevine returned to Liverpool with WFPF Founding Athlete Ryan Doyle to discuss with the Airborn Academy partners the potential of taking their ten-year association to the next … Read More

IPF Meets with GAISF/Sport-Accord and IOC-International Olympic Committee Representatives

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IPF (International Parkour Federation) representatives Victor Bevine, David Thompson and WFPF Founding Athlete Ryan Doyle were honored to attend the GAISF Information Day conference and meet with GAISF/Sport-Accord and IOC (International Olympic Committee) representatives in Lausanne, Switzerland on June 15-16, 2017.    IPF was one of forty-eight international sports federations from new or lesser-known sports, who were invited to Lausanne … Read More