The Parkour Park in Grimsby opened on Saturday 2nd March 2013.
The development led by affiliate organisation Team Reality Ltd. & North East Lincolnshire Council with funding from WREN, Humberside Police and Specialist Health Promotion Service has resulted in a £57,000 custom built and installed facility by Freemove.
This facility has been in the pipeline since March 2011 and Parkour UK would like to make a special mention for Adam Johnston, Health Promotion Coordinator Sport & Physical Activity at North East Lincolnshire Council & Neil Hutson of Team Reality Ltd.
This follows the publication of the new British Standard for Parkour Equipment, BS10075:2013 on the 28th February 2013. Which will have a direct and beneficial impact enabling local authorities, schools, colleges, universities, sports centres, land owners, manufacturers and installers to build Parkour facilities and equipment that are fit-for-purpose, safe and to the recognised standard
Affiliate organisation Team Reality Ltd. & North East Lincolnshire Council have confirmed the build of the area’s first outdoor Parkour facility, which will be placed in the West Marsh area’s, Duke of York Gardens Park.
Funding for the fac