At YMCA Taunton, we offer an exciting opportunity to dive into the dynamic sport of Parkour. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to refine your skills, our experienced and qualified coaches are here to guide you.

Our expert team from West Coast Parkour provide top-notch instruction and are dedicated to ensuring you gain a safe and authentic experience, enhancing both your physical health and mental well-being.

Class structure: Our classes are designed to offer a safe environment for training, playing, and developing skills. Practitioners, known as ‘traceurs’ or ‘freerunners’, learn a variety of techniques and how to seamlessly combine them into flow sequences. Each session includes:

  1. Warm-up
  2. Skill Stations
  3. Cool-down


Join us every Monday and Wednesday in our Sports Hall for our Youth Academy classes.

  • Mondays: 1900-2000 (ages 7-11)
  • Mondays: 2000-2100 (ages 11-18)
  • Wednesdays: 1900-2000 (ages 7-11)
  • Wednesdays: 2000-2100 (ages 11-18)


Each class is £8.00, payable monthly.

The first lesson is a trial (pay on the day, booking essential). Once your spot is confirmed, classes must be paid for regardless of class attendance (unless the centre is closed). Classes are available year-round, with a short break over Christmas, New Year, and bank holidays. Students will be notified of exact dates in advance.

Important Information:

  • Under 18s: A consent form must be filled out by a parent or guardian before the first session.
  • Location: Lisieux Way, Taunton, Somerset TA1 2LB
  • Parking: Ample free parking is available on site for customers


Pre-booking is essential to secure your spot and there are a maximum of 15 spaces per session.

Join us at YMCA Taunton and embark on an exhilarating journey of movement and agility!