About

Tarek Omar is from Cairo, Egypt and has over 10 years of experience in coaching and practicing parkour, Taekwondo, and parachuting. Tarek is a founding member of Parkour Egypt, the largest parkour team in the Middle East and North Africa. He joined Grassroots to build the parkour program and grow the surrounding community‚Äôs interest around this discipline and art. Over the years, he has taught a range of students, from toddlers to professional athletes. 

Tarek has also worked as a professional stuntman in commercial Egyptian films and advertisements. When not teaching parkour, Tarek develops escape room technology and works as a STEM educator.