<strong>Tempest Freerunning Academy is California’s first and only training facility solely dedicated to the growth and spread of freerunning and parkour.</strong>
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Developed by the founders of Team Tempest and X-Games course designer Nate Wessel, <a title="Our Facility" href="/facility">our facility</a> offers a real-world environment where you can learn everything from the basics of parkour to the advanced maneuvers and tricks of freerunning.
At Tempest Freerunning Academy, you get nothing but the best. Our coaches are real, working freerunning professionals with years of training and experience in film, TV and live events. Beyond that, they're part of the Tempest Freerunning family who wants nothing more than to bring freerunning to the masses, and most likely, be your new best friends.
Through hard work and creativity, The Academy guarantees we’ll challenge you to push further than you ever have before and experience Tempest’s signature ideal: Tru Freedom.
Want to know the secret ingredient to having the stamina and strength that professional freerunners have? Learn how Tempest Freerunning pros train on a regular basis for freerunning, stunts – and life in general.
- See how Gabriel Nunez became the first ever World Champion Freerunner
- Learn how Luci Romberg is the best female freerunner in the world
- Find out how Paul Darnell became Superman in “Man of Steel”
Get to the next level with this exclusive training session from Tempest Academy. Limited spots are available, so sign up quickly!
Always wanted to come to Tempest Freerunning Academy, but haven’t had the cash or opportunity to do so? Then our Summer Training Scholarship 2013 contest is your ticket to L.A.!
Watch this video to get the basic instructions, then see more details below!
We’re inviting anyone who will be ages 8-16 this summer to submit a 3-minute video telling us why you’re amazing and you should win the scholarship. Use the app on our Facebook page to officially enter. IMPORTANT: Posting your video on our Wall or emailing us a link, for example, will NOT enter you!
Not only will you win roundtrip airfare for you and a parent to one of our three Summer Training sessions, but you’ll also receive free tuition to the camp of your choice (June 17-21, July 15-19, or Aug. 5-9), a private training session at The Academy, dinner with members of Tempest Freerunning, a private photo shoot at The Academy, Tempest Clothing and a free trip to Universal Studios. It’s basically the best prize pack we have EVER given out!
So what are you waiting for? Get out and shoot your videos and submit them soon. The deadline is April 15th! And if you want more details about camp or want to register normally, check this out!
The Tempest Pro Takeover Saturday Workshops are officially filled up! If you didn’t buy an advanced ticket, please note that we will not be able to accept walk-ins for either the kids or adult workshops. If you didn’t get to attend this year, we’ll see you next time!
However, we still have a few more tickets remaining for Sunday’s Pro Jam from 12-5. For tickets, please visit this website or call us at 818-717-0525.
The Tempest Pro Takeover is a gathering of the most elite freerunning athletes in the world. It will take freerunning to the next level. And it’s coming directly to The Academy. Check out the schedule below, and get your tickets to our exclusive workshops and jam before it’s too late!
Tempest Freerunning Academy is the premier location to learn parkour and freerunning in the U.S. If you want an opportunity to be a part of the fastest growing sports in the country, and work with the top athletes and coaches in the sport, this is the place for you.
Tempest is searching for a new Gym Manager. The Manager is responsible for overseeing coaching staff, interacting with parents, maintaining day-to-day gym activities, working with the ownership to develop business strategies, and creating a positive, fun atomsphere for parents, students, and staff.
Desired Skills & Experience
- College degree (Sports Management preferred)
- Management experience
- Background in athletics, interested in all forms of movement
- Strong computer skills
- Strong social skills
- Knowledge of parkour and freerunning
Ready to take on Tempest Freerunning Academy’s latest Weekly Challenge?
In this week’s edition, DEEZ NUTZ, Phil “Philly D” Doyle of Storm Freerun throws expert moves flying across The Academy. He might make it look easy, but be warned, these tricks aren’t for the faint of heart.
Here’s how to complete the challenge: Grab a coach to watch you execute each of the three moves during an Open Gym session, or record yourself throwing all three tricks and post the video to YouTube (email a link to: email@example.com). Not only will you receive a special edition band to wear with pride, but you’ll also get to grab some bragging rights in the process.
It’s time to make sure you’re on Santa’s Nice List, because Winter Camp is coming to Tempest Freerunning Academy!
Spend the most wonderful time of year (winter break, that is) at your favorite freerunning academy for an intensive 5-day camp. Girls and guys ages 9-16 and all skill levels are welcome to join us as we flip and flow all day long with amazing coaches from Team Tempest and Tempest Freerunning Academy.
Campers will receive custom shirts to show off their attendance, as well as a tasty lunch daily to keep their energy up. Spots are limited, and early registration is recommended to ensure there’s space for your camper to attend.
Questions? Call 818-717-0525 or click here to sign up today.
It’s time: Prove yourself in this week’s fresh new challenge and join Tempest Freerunning Academy elite.
Each week, Tempest Freerunning Academy will release a new challenge. If you complete the challenge in front of a coach, or record yourself completing the challenge and post the video to YouTube (email a link to: firstname.lastname@example.org), you receive a special edition band – and serious bragging rights.
This week’s challenge is at the Expert Level, and was designed and set by the one-and-only Tim “Livewire” Schieff of Storm Freerun. The “Upper Decker Challenge” has three parts, which are shown in the video above, and all three parts must be completed to master this challenge.
Good luck! You’ve got one week to take this challenge down – get on it!
Important note: The Upper Decker Challenge is rated at an Expert Level and is not for beginning freerunners.Please consult with a coach if you are unsure if you should attempt the challenge!