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[What is Bodyparkour?

Bodyparkour is a word created out of the terms ‘ body ‘ & ‘ parkour ‘, reflecting on the parallel approach of dance (contemporary) & art of movement (parkour). Developed & named by Akos Hargitay. Bodyparkour is art and dance related, creating new exiting form of movements. Based on the ‘ global dancing ‘ method, it links various dance-movement information together & researches the connection between them. Bodyparkour is influenced & inspired by the current trend sports Tricking, Parkour & Freerunning. PK 1 Bodyparkour is also integrating information from Open-choreography, Contact Improvisation & Partnering, Break-Dance & Hip-Hop, Capoeira. Using any obstacles & architecture to dance & move with. Both indoor & outdoor.