‘Parkour Expo’ this Weekend Atop Seward Park High School
Parkour enthusiasts take note: Move NYC is headed to the Lower East Side this weekend.
Nomadic outfit The Movement Creative is setting up a temporary rooftop playground, composed of of 8,000lbs of metal pipe, joints, and wooden beams atop the New Design High School (nee Seward Park High School at 350 Grand Street). Movement Creative coaches will offer day-long parkour workshops, while guest instructors teach sessions from other disciplines including capoeira, systema, slacklining, juggling, and acrobatics. Proceeds will help fund the New Design High’s Phys-Ed. programming.
“We are looking to create a place where people can create, explore, and share fun and challenging new ways to move together – we are looking forward to our biggest year yet,” said Movement Creative co-founder Jesse Danger.
It’s happening this Saturday (August 24), from 10am to 6pm.
Tickets start at $20.