Egyptian women challenge social norms by practicing Parkour

Egyptian women from Parkour Egypt "PKE" practice their parkour skills around buildings on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt July 20, 2018. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

CAIRO – A group of Egyptian women gather at an abandoned park in a Cairo suburb once a week, climbing walls and jumping around in the strenuous physical discipline known as Parkour, while also challenging the country‚Äôs conservative social norms. Founded in France in the 1980s as the Art du Deplacement and later taking its […]

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