kelowna gymnastics parkour workshop for coaches

Parkour Workshop for Coaches

Parkour coaches of Kelowna Gymanstix introduce the special workshop for coaches who wish to learn about parkour. This workshop will help those, who wish to learn how to create a safe and fun experience during the parkour class. This class is for everyone who would like to explore techniques and important aspects of teaching beginners in parkour.

At this workshop you will learn:

  • Step by step explanation of parkour elements
  • How to create a safe but effective learning process for beginners in parkour
  • Incorporation of safety tips into the training process
  • Avoidance and correction of the most common mistakes during the routine
  • Understanding the movement through biomechanics of the body
  • Necessary techniques to learn an element faster and safer
  • How to diversify your parkour class to make it fun and interesting

This workshop is for those who are interested coaching parkour or learn more about this discipline. You might/or not have an experience teaching gymnastics, or any other sport. The most important requirement is your desire to understand the beauty of parkour movement.

Who are coaches?

Ivan Gorbenko
13 years practicing parkour
10 years coaching parkour and gymnastics
World Freerun Parkour Federation Level 2
Trampoline Level 2, Gymnastics BC
Men’s Artistic Competition Level 1, Gymnastics BC
Master’s Degree in Kinesiology

Luke Sabal
9 years practising parkour
3 years coaching parkour
World Freerun Parkour Federation Level 2
Women’s Artistic Gymnastics Level 2, Gymnastics BC


$150.00 CAD


Kelowna Gymnastix
1891 Springfield Rd #225, Kelowna, BC V1Y 5V5


Workshop day is May 27th 2018
Registration deadline May 22nd 2018


It is a full 8-hours workshop day with a lunch break and a couple shorter ones
It will last approximately from 10am – till 7pm

Important to know:

  • Minimum age: 15
  • Please wear comfortable closing and be ready for an active day
  • Please bring indoor shoes
  • Bring snacks and lunch

Important notice:

  • Please, be advised that you will not be provided with the certificate of completion from the gymnastics BC or any insurance.
  • Coaches not currently registered with Gymnastics BC, will be assessed a $30.30 Gymnastics BC membership fee. This membership with Gymnastics BC is valid until August 31, 2018



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