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ROAMERS

5 - 10 Years

Roamers classes at ROAMFurther Athletics in Mt. Kisco, NY focus the natural energy and desire to move through a Parkour minded approachThis means refined strength, coordination, agility, and kinesthesia.

PARKOUR

Parkour is an artform and discipline for both kids who don’t find traditional athletics captivating, and kids looking to supplement their athletic interests with movement and body oriented cross-training.

Kinesthesis (awareness of self-motion) and Proprioception (awareness of self relative to surroundings) are the primary senses developed in Parkour.

Strength, balance, agility, and dexterity are all rooted in these fundamental forms of awareness, and therefore rooted in Parkour–making it a perfect athletic pursuit regardless of age or ability.

METHOD & MINDSET

ROAMER classes follow a coach-led, organic curriculum. We float from social-focused training where students progress new skills together, and individual training where they focus on skills of their specific interest.

 We mirror classes on how actual Parkour Athletes (We) train in the outside world. A shifting session between exploration of the day’s gym set-up and the movement it makes possible, and intentional, goal-oriented training.

A typical Parkour training session for seasoned athletes begins as play. We explore our spot of choice,  interacting with it in small ways as we learn what movement makes sense relative to our personal styles and the variations within the spot’s environment itself. As the day progresses, the play shifts, narrowing into focused, driven, and goal oriented training.

INDIVIDUALIZE

As a student explores Parkour, they’ll find natural paths of interest and skill-specialization. Individuality is a core focus of the discipline and its culture.

Acrobatics, jumping, climbing, and swinging are a few of the fundamental skillsets on which Parkour focuses. There are dozens more, and each one subdivides further into a specialization and the evolution of a unique style.

 Everyone brings something unique to Parkour, and we love passing that mindset onto our students and their families.

COMMUNITY

ROAMER classes foster an atmosphere of goal-focused socializing. Students learn new skills and assess unfamiliar challenges together–a massive part of the Parkour experience.

The nature of shared risk-assessment strengthens friendships and empathetic considerations.

Our own team is composed of students and training partners who’ve grown up with us. We’re a community formed from a mutual love of movement and mindset, constantly growing both Parkour and ourselves, together.

ROAMERS

Class Age Ranges

5 – 7 Years

7 – 10 Years

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ROAMFurther Athletics
5.0
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Steve HillSteve Hill
11:46 18 Apr 24
What an incredible place with an incredible team. RoamFurther is a bright, welcoming space, that encourages the teaching and positive energy that is parkour and ninja. My wife and I brought our 2 year old for a class, and it was so cool watch them explore all the obstacles. 10/10 recommend!!Extra surprise with the Coffee Bar. Best in Mount Kisco by a mile. Best Cappuccino I’ve had in a long time.
Gina CliffordGina Clifford
06:51 03 Mar 24
We hosted my stepdaughters birthday party here and so can’t stress enough how amazing the experience was. I coordinated with Jonathan, who was amazing and communicated and organized the details wonderfully. The kids had so much fun and the Instructors Tom and Sam were so great with them, and engaged the group together during solo activities. Also I have to say this space is SPOTLESS. They had a coffee bar that’s available during the party if you want and it was honestly such a nice touch for the adults. Everyone was complimenting how good the coffee was. There’s also a little “bar top” section where the adults can watch the kids play. I definitely feel the cost is reflective of the amazing experience, worth every penny.
Tomás Darío MainoTomás Darío Maino
20:40 30 Oct 23
Great spot! I bring the kids I babysit here, they signed up months ago and they looove it. Welcoming and friendly staff, seating area for parents and the best coffee in town. Definitely worth it!
Space DandySpace Dandy
17:04 15 Oct 23
Very delicious coffee. Fantastic staff, very informative, and welcome any questions you might have. They also provide space for parkor workouts. Located inside the Grand Prix and arcade in Mount Kisco. Cash and credit are both accepted. 10/2023
Taryn TendyTaryn Tendy
23:24 26 Sep 23
We love ROAM - the owners and coaches are so good with our 4 and 2 year old active sons. They are gentle but disciplined so I don't worry about injuries, and my kids look forward to going to their class every single week. It's truly a fantastic experience for parents and children and I highly recommend checking it out.
TicwithTicwith
15:40 29 Aug 23
I've been coming here for adult parkour classes for about a year now. This place is fantastic on all counts. Everyone I've interacted with here has been warm and welcoming. Instructors are fantastic about adapting to what you are capable of and helping you improve. The space itself is expansive and well constructed with no shortage of spaces to train specific movements or create lines to run. The coffee is also lovely, I've had a few after morning classes.
Dylan PolinDylan Polin
04:32 22 Jan 23
Amazing and clean facility to learn and practice parkour. The instructors are knowledgeable, kind, and incredibly welcoming. The gym itself has fun and challenge for all levels and the more you go, the more you learn which makes roam more fun.Don't forget to try their amazing coffee! Bar- best espresso in town
Julie HenickJulie Henick
19:05 01 Oct 22
This is my son’s favorite place! I’ve watched his confidence grow as he learns these wonderful skills. He has faced challenges and fears with the help of the amazing coaches here. Every single person that works at Roam is so friendly, genuine and really caring. Plus the coffee bar is truly the best in town!
Lindy DayLindy Day
13:50 20 Jul 22
As someone who grew up on Assassin’s Creed, I always wanted to learn parkour but I always felt weird starting parkour as an adult. Turns out the parkour community is amazing and welcoming.Joe and Zach are leaders in the parkour community, and they often have famous parkour athletes visit the gym, or get invited to parkour events in NYC, or will let a fellow athlete film a profesh video using their space. You’re getting fitness training, but you’re also joining a community here.Highly recommend the adult program for anyone in my situation; an adult whose always wanted to try parkour? This is your spot.Shoutout to my fellow female athletes!I’ve always felt welcomed here.Also, obligatory sentence about coffee ♥️☕️. Is good! (Thanks Nick!)
Dana CuiffoDana Cuiffo
13:09 06 Jul 22
A beautiful, clean and welcoming space. Joe, Zach, Jonathan and Nick have created an environment that fosters a true parkour experience; empowering, supportive and encouraging fun for all ages!! Don't forget to grab yourself a drink at one of the best coffee bars around!
Nicole MataNicole Mata
18:53 05 Jul 22
I can not say enough about Roam and the amazing coaches! From the stunning and relaxing space to the gentle manner in which they share their passion for Parkour! I highly recommend Roam! And for the waiting parent…it’s a great place to work and sip on delish coffee!
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