SOFIA, Bulgaria (September 8, 2022) – The World Games veteran Reagan (Anderson) Chan (Lehi, Utah/YGT Freerunning Team) leads a four-person U.S. contingent for the FIG Parkour World Cup September 9-11 at the National Palace of Culture in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Chan will be joined in women’s competition by Mikaila Quinn (Fruita, Colo.), while Calen Chan (Lehi, Utah/YGT Freerunning Team) and George Munro (Mexico City, Mexico) will take on the men’s field. This marks the first time that U.S. athletes will compete at a FIG Parkour World Cup. For the Chans and Quinn, the event will also serve as a final tune up ahead of the 1st FIG Parkour World Championships in October in Tokyo, Japan.
U.S. team members will compete in both freestyle and speed divisions. Women’s speed qualifications kick off competition Friday, beginning at 5:30 a.m. ET, with men’s freestyle qualifications to follow at 6:30 a.m. ET. Women’s freestyle qualifications lead off a full Saturday slate at 4:30 a.m. ET, while men’s speed qualifications are set for 6 a.m. ET. A knockout women’s speed semifinal round at 8:45 a.m. ET will determine the six athletes who will compete in the final at 10 a.m. ET. The top-eight men’s freestyle qualifiers will also battle for the title at 9:15 a.m. ET. Men’s speed semifinal knockouts will be held Sunday at 8:15 a.m. ET followed by the final at 9:30 a.m. ET. The eight-person women’s freestyle final will slot in at 8:45 a.m. ET.
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