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Breaking the jump : the secret story of parkour's high-flying rebellion

Author: Julie Angel
Publisher: London : Aurum Press, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From its humble origins in the backstreets and rooftops of Paris's urban jungle, to the tops of London and New York's skyscrapers, Parkour, has become an adrenaline-fuelled implosion on the urban landscape. But more than a sport that most jaw-dropped onlookers can hardly comprehend, Parkour is an exploration of movement and a return to our body's natural ability to run, jump, hang and move with fluidity. For the  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Angel
ISBN: 9781781315545 178131554X
OCLC Number: 953715545
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 298 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : colour illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Julie Angel.

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Breaking the Jump tells the unknown story behind Parkour' s rise, and asks what is it that drives those who stand on the edge and think ` go'  Read more...

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