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While Parkour is a new sport in the mainstream spotlight, its roots date back more than 100 years. Over that time, dozens of influential people helped to build the sport into what it is today. Some of them borrowed ideas from other cultures, while others looked deep inside their own minds.
When you put all their efforts together, you get the modern sport of Parkour. Here is a brief story about how the sport started.