Patrick Witbrod

Patrick Witbrod

Patrick is a software engineer and consultant who's been doing parkour for a while now. Constantly trying to improve himself, at his peak, he lost 30 lbs because of parkour and martial arts. Currently on the mend, he's working every day to be strong to be useful.

The Importance of Goals

Setting goals can be difficult. Setting parkour specific goals can even harder. Where do you begin? What should you measure? What are good goals? Does it even matter? We hope to help you answer those questions with this article. Does goal-setting matter? Goals are very important. You’ve probably heard this your whole life. That’s because it’s true. Having goals and writing them down has been shown to increase the likelihood of success and make people happier and in general people…

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Hand-made Tribe hoodies are here

If there was ever a piece of clothing that symbolized the determination and pride that goes into our training, this is it. It’s hand made, super tough, $69.00, and there are only 15 in existence! This limited edition, hand-crafted hoodie is a tribute to the hard work and dedication it takes to be the best, to train at the top of your game. The Tribe mark is hand-sewn on each hoodie, the hoodie is then carefully hand-ironed so that the…

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Self-esteem through parkour

Parkour is practiced for hundreds of reasons, but one reason in particular is often overlooked: Its ability to promote self-esteem. Check out this piece I wrote explaining why parkour is good for building self-esteem.

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Self-esteem through parkour

It’s almost impossible to know how parkour affects you until it’s gone. For 4 months now, I haven’t been able to do anything involving my legs due to horrible Patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS.) My doctor suggests it may be caused by overtraining of my quadriceps.

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Help Fund Pinnacle Parkour

Pinnacle Parkour is heading back to their roots and need your help They’re opening a gym in Washington Township, NJ where they first started teaching classes. They are trying to raise $20,000 to pay for the move and some awesome upgrades. Check out their indiegogo here . If you donate you get some awesome rewards. If you can’t donate, share the fundraiser to help them out!

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Contact Us

American Parkour
(844) 472-7568
219 M St NW
Washington, DC 20001

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What better way to start your week then some beautiful movement from @bringeroflight5853 
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What better way to start your week then some beautiful movement from @bringeroflight5853
How do you like to start your week?
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#parkour #freerunning #apklife #apkparkour #precisionsticks

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Professional basketball player @michaelbizoukas understands the value of training natural movements using balance and your whole body
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@jayjamesrahyz dialing in new skills!
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@jayjamesrahyz dialing in new skills!
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#parkour #freerunning #apklife #apkparkour #precisionsticks

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Have you seen L’1nconsolable’s latest video Forêveur? If not, seat yourself somewhere comfortable and take three minutes to enjoy this thoughtful piece of poetry in movement!
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#parkour #freerunning #apklife #apkparkour #precisionsticks

Have you seen L’1nconsolable’s latest video Forêveur? If not, seat yourself somewhere comfortable and take three minutes to enjoy this thoughtful piece of poetry in movement!
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#parkour #freerunning #apklife #apkparkour #precisionsticks

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@d3fythenorm constantly working and improving!
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#parkour #freerunning #apklife #apkparkour #precisionsticks

@d3fythenorm constantly working and improving!
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#parkour #freerunning #apklife #apkparkour #precisionsticks

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Another fast, efficient, and smooth line from @bringeroflight5853 
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#parkour #freerunning #apklife #apkparkour #precisionsticks

Another fast, efficient, and smooth line from @bringeroflight5853
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#parkour #freerunning #apklife #apkparkour #precisionsticks

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