We are Parkour Utah and we like to jump over stuff!
AKA "Captain Awesome" Owner/Instructor
5'10" 190 lbs
After painfully discovering that he had gotten fat, Justin came to the realization that he needed to do something extreme to keep up with his five active boys. Four years ago Justin began his Parkour experience. Having several businesses, he decided to create structure to the Utah Parkour scene. With the help of others it has grown into what it is today. What you may not know about Justin is that he loves to fly airplanes and practice Yoga. Obviously not at the same time.
5'6" 175 lbs
Passion, Desire, and commitment to the sport of Parkour are what describes Ryan. After 10 years of doing Parkour and introducing countless others to the sport, Ryan has found a love for helping others learn and perfect Parkour. Running dive rolls are Ryan's signature move. With all his experience with martial arts and Parkour, Ryan has been able to choreograph many fight scenes for film and theater. For extra credit Ryan enjoys making unique dishes in the kitchen. Ryan's favorite meal is anything with extra garlic.
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Amazing is an understatement when it comes to describing Bri. She has truly been a fundamental element in getting ParkourUtah to where it is today. She has worked tirelessly to make sure all questions are answered and all things are in their place. Although you may not see her often, she is always in the background working to make sure that classes and events happen. Bri may shock you when you discover she not only is the mother of a beautiful daughter, she also knows how to juggle chainsaws while riding a unicorn.
AKA "Zoro" Web Development/Instructor
5'10" 180 lbs
Rocco is a long time Parkour and FreeRunning enthusiast and excited about ParkourUtah.com. This site is his creation. Having suffered an injury related to FreeRunning in the past, he has never lost his love for the sport. What may catch you off-guard is that he is from South Africa and loves riding motorcycles. But those aren’t the surprises, somehow over the years he got the nickname Zoro. With one R. We will let your mind wander about how that all came to be.
5'10" 170 lbs
Aaron is an all around good guy. He has lots of skills behind the camera and behind the computer to make us all look better than we really are. He loves his job doing this kind of work. Many kids have mistaken him to be Peter Parker from Spiderman. He openly admits he is a nerd, never caught a fish, plays fat-man football, and used to be a ballroom dancer. Despite all these things, he still can cook on a 15 inch grill in the backyard where he can reinstate his manhood.
AKA "JD" Instructor
5'8" 165 lbs
JD is intense! His movement is profound. Having no indoor training available he contributes his ability to "go big" on having to develop a no fear attitude. He loves to perfect his moves and focus on flow and control. With 6 years of Parkour, it is his passion and love. 360° dives, 360° fronts, and one-handed push gainers are his favorite moves. Ask JD to sign his name with both hands... He is ambidextrous!
5'5" 150 lbs
Tony has been an instructor for Parkour for a great length of time. He finds himself as an "in between" Parkour and FreeRunning style. If you really want to debate that there is a difference; his opinion: all moves are an equally awesome expression of movement. Tony has a distinct eye for fashion and loves to express himself through style and appearance. Don’t ask him to cook for you though, he recently dropped out of culinary school.
AKA "Scott" Instructor
5'6" 164 lbs
Scott is a passionate and committed Parkour instructor. His love for the sport started in 2011 and has focused on Flow with a heavy emphasis on precision. His favorite move is a Russian front flip. Scott has a unique interest- he has a deep love for 50’s-70’s Folk Music. Don’t be surprised to hear singing while he is bouncing off the walls.
AKA "Shrimpy" Instructor
5'3" 115 lbs
For obvious reasons you can see how "Shrimpy" got his name. Don’t let his size deceive you, every move from Marcos is huge. He loves to be fluid in his movements and large on his jumps. Favorite moves include the Dash vault and Italian Job. What will surprise you is that Marcos has been playing the piano since he was 5 and can play music by ear.
6'2" 195 lbs
Doing Parkour for three years and being A.D.A.P.T. certified, Parkour is life for Stephen. He is a big believer in the purist style of Parkour and loves the speed vault. Don’t let his height scare you. He is a little kid inside, and a great instructor. In fact, the kid is very much alive inside of him. He still loves 90’s dance music and isn’t afraid to roll with the windows down to technotronic. Pump up the Jam!!
6'0" 170 lbs
Zeter loves Parkour more than most. Parkour is like air for him. He has been at it for 6 years and loves everything about it. He loves the flow and spin styles of Parkour. His favorites are Rail Balance and Lazy Vaults. If you asked him what the craziest thing he has ever done was, he would have to think about it for a while. If there is something crazy to do, he has most likely done it. If he hasn’t, he will make sure to go out of his way to get it done.