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Time For Your Hobby

Nov 2019

Ep.62 Wall To Wall To Avoid The Fall (Raiden- Parkour)

November 3, 2019

(Raiden - Parkour)

In this episode I had the honour to have Raiden as my guest. He shared with me his interest in doing parkour as his hobby.

Raiden’s links
Twitch: (theleafsan) https://www.twitch.tv/theleafsan/ 
Instagram: (@raiiden) https://www.instagram.com/raiiden/

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So until the next episode... make some time for your hobby.

Take care,

00:28 - Intro
01:07 - Who is Raiden?
02:10 - Do you have any social media links you would like to share?
02:57 - What is parkour?
04:31 - Talking about the word parkour and its french origins
06:17 - How did you get introduced to parkour?
08:08 - Do you analyze your terrain and plan your moves before doing parkour?
09:25 - What is your preferred material to do parkour on?
10:39 - Have you ever done parkour on the sand?
11:31 - Did it ever happen to you that you expected to land on a specific material but it was not what you expected?
12:04 - What would you say is the best part about parkour?
13:21 - Did you ever land a move that you didn’t expect to land?
13:45 - How often do you do parkour?
14:41 - Is there a perfect area in Ottawa for parkour?
15:40 - Do you have any inspiration?
16:28 - Would you like to see the parkour in the Olympics?
18:19 - What do you wear when you do parkour?
19:21 - What is your favourite season to do parkour?
20:09 - Would you like to see a parkour park in the city?
22:13 - For people starting off, do you recommend to wear safety gear?
25:35 - Do you prefer to do parkour with other people or alone?
27:07 - What is your strongest quality (speed, strength, agility, technique, etc.)?
27:48 - Have you ever created a parkour move?
29:09 - What was your biggest challenge when you first started parkour?
30:11 - What is your current challenge?
31:29 - Has parkour helped you relax when you’re stressed?
32:53 - Has parkour ever stressed you out?
34:43 - What other injuries have you had while doing parkour?
36:35 - Talking about how to properly fall while doing parkour.
37:22 - Are there any other misconceptions about people who do parkour?
40:22 - What has parkour taught you in life?
41:19 - Do you want to present your hobby to the world or use it as your escape from reality?
42:09 - Do you want to do parkour for many years to come?
43:59 - Did you have a superman complete when you were younger (the mindset of never getting hurt when you did parkour)?
46:03 - Do you have any social media links you would like to share?
46:43 - Do you have any questions for me about parkour?
49:05 - Would you like to see parkour in the X games?
50:42 - Outro