Headway PArkour Blog
Today we will be delving deep into the world of Parkour jobs. Some will make you laugh and others will make you seriously consider what lies ahead for you; At any rate you’ll pick up a few things on your read through. And now without further ado I present to you, the Parkour Job guide.
Search and Rescue
Search and Rescue jobs require adaptability and superior athleticism, Parkour athletes possess both of these traits.
Raymond Belle is the iconic firefighting Traceur who paved the way for us modern day Traceurs. Traceurs can still excel in this field if the passion is there.
Being dropped in behind enemy lines to rescue fallen soldiers, Parkour meshes perfectly with and occupation like that!
Parkour is a stand alone spectacle, people pay to see this kind of stuff.
Dashing across the wilderness using different movement disciplines, sounds lovely doesn't it?
Take advantage of your honed Parkour vision to make the lives of children better!
Chase baddies using your massive strides, just don't arrest any fellow Traceurs.
This is a phenomenal option if you have prior experience as a gymnast.
Follow in the footsteps of David and become a stuntman. But be careful it's quite a competitive business in contrast to Parkour.
Impart your knowledge unto the younger generation and grow not only them but also yourself.
Not a viable career option, don't do it!
Deliver packages at lightning fast speeds, this is especially fun in the bustling city!
Use your skills to keep up with speedy delinquent animals.
Similar to a Package Runner but better suited for suburban life.
Take full advantage of your cat like reflexes to fend off opponents. Traceurs normally choose flight when faced with difficulty, this career flips the script.
Nothing is nicer than finding a guard who likes Parkour; You could be one of those guards!
You know what they say, dream big.
What's more fun than attempting to break through security systems? Not much.
Victorian Chimney Sweeper
The perfect career for a Traceur; Scaling walls and getting dirty, it's what we normally do! Too bad no one's hiring.
Natural Disaster Recovery
Love training in rough conditions? If so, this is the job for you!
Create the movement needed to animate video game characters.
Assist your Traceur friends down the road to recovery.
Become an action photographer like Julie Angle, it's a great career!
Plan and execute beautiful Hollywood action blockbusters!
Design buildings in such a way to bring out everyone's inner child, the Parkour community would appreciator it greatly.
Push athletes to the peak of their performance. Use progression techniques that you picked up from Parkour to speed up an athletes growth.
Follow Farang in their pursuit to bring Parkour clothing into mainstream fashion.
Design wicked flows for stuntmen to execute; With someone like you behind the wheel they'll have their work cut out for them.
There you have it, my list of Parkour related careers. The skills we learn as a Traceur can be applied to any career but these are the ones that have the closest relation to what we do. let's not forget what may be the most exciting career of all: getting paid to do what you love; With enough effort you will sore to the highest level of ability and subsequently become one of the Parkour greats.