Circus Freaks


Dominic LaclasseThanks Jim. The incredible video of circus artist Dominic Laclasse is just one of many on his site (personal favourites: filmyamakasi2.wmv and yamakazedoom.wmv). He almost makes Jackie Chan seem slow and cumbersome.

Another circus artist well worth watching is Dominique Major (often known simply as 'the wheel girl'); currently taking part in Cirque du Soleil's world tour. If you can't get to a show, you'll find a couple of videos on her site.

If you want to see more urban acrobatics, take a look at the videos here or on the Screw Gravity Parkour site.

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David Belle.David Belle is both the founder of Parkour (the art of displacement) and its most famous practitioner. To get an idea of this wonderful sport, take at look at the many television commercials featuring Parkour or the film Banlieue 13 (District 13). Superb.
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