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Basic Training 3/9 - East Bay (repeat!)

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Basic Training 3/9 - East Bay (repeat!)

Time: March 9, 2014 from 12pm to 3pm
Location: Laney College
Street: 900 Fallon Street
City/Town: Oakland
Website or Map: https://maps.google.com/maps/…
Event Type: training
Organized By: Bay Area Parkour
Latest Activity: Mar 9, 2014

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Event Description

Head on over to the East side!

That's right, East Bay this time, Oakland's Laney College to be more specific (meeting in front of the main building in the picture. Directly across from Lake Merritt BART station).

Show up on time to get the most of it!

Session description:
This training provides a healthy atmosphere for new practitioners to start parkour, and for everyone to advance in a safe way. This is achieved in several ways. Because safety is paramount, a positive example is set by the more experienced practitioners. This means you will always see warm ups, stretching, and slow progression of movement. It also means there will be no showing off, which leads to copy-cat behavior and subsequently injuries. Rather, people pass on knowledge humbly in a group effort to advance. While there may be several different skill levels represented at these sessions, everyone keeps a beginner mentality.

Another key aspect in this beginner atmosphere is the absence of media. There are no camera crews or reporters to get in the way or cause people to feel self-conscious. While individuals may bring cameras, they should politely ask before filming/shooting anyone other than themselves.

The perception that parkour practice is (and should be) fun, yet being "a discipline, not a game", is set from the beginning. While the atmosphere is relaxed and can be playful at times, horseplay is discouraged, and teasing, mocking, and cliquish behaviors are not tolerated...

Basic/beginners training provided, but ALL LEVELS present and WELCOME!

Minors and Newcomers pls. check this frequently asked questions about liability. =)

Ha! And it's free, in case you were wondering...

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Comment by NoHero on March 9, 2014 at 2:21am

Don't forget, daylight savings time just happened! Be sure to wind your iPhones forward an hour.

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