Local BBC Sites

Neighbouring Sites

Page last updated at 09:38 GMT, Wednesday, 14 October 2009 10:38 UK

See urban acrobatics in Berkshire

Free running

Cannot play media. Sorry, this media is not available in your territory.

Keep your eyes open while walking around Reading and Basingstoke and you might spot this group of free runners called 3Run.

Formed by Scott Young from Basingstoke and Curtis Small from Reading, the group started out by practising their 'urban acrobatics', also known as parkour, at Bulmershe Gymnastics Club, in Woodley.

They then started trying out gravity-defying stunts at Festival Place in Basingstoke, Wellington Country Park in Reading and at Reading Train Station.

Reading-based Curtis Small has since found success by acting as a body double for parkour legend Sebastien Foucan in the James Bond film Casino Royale.

Story Tools

BBC iD

Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2018 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific