Parkour UK becomes a founding Member of Parkour Earth

The right of self-determination and common unity brings the international Parkour community together to federate and establish the International Federation – ‘Parkour Earth

As a result of a clear and demonstrable common unity and purpose within the international community, a number of National Federations reached an accord on the 4th July 2017 to establish Parkour Earth as the International Federation for Parkour/Freerunning/Art Du Déplacement – our sport, our community, our culture, our identity.

The six founding National Federations are Parkour UK (GBR), Fédération de Parkour (FRA), New Zealand Parkour – Tauhōkai Aotearoa  (NZL), Australian Parkour Association (AUS), Parkour South Africa (ZAF) &  Polska Federacja Parkour i Freerun (POL).

The accord by the founding member National Federations has had approval of their Boards, members and/or communities – including Parkour UK, where it was approved by Board and then unanimously approved members/community at our 2017 AGM on Saturday 8th July 2017.

Following the transparent and democratic approval of the accord, Parkour Earth was incorporated on the 12th July 2017 and registered at Companies House in the UK.

Parkour Earth have appointed a transitional Board and they have nominated an appointed our CEO, Eugene Minogue at interim CEO of Parkour Earth up to their 2019 AGM.

Parkour UK is proud to be a founding member of Parkour Earth

Download a full copy of the public announcement in English here and French here.