Iranian Parkour athlete arrested over a rooftop kiss
Alireza Japalaghy performs life-threatening stunts, but has been detained for ‘vulgar acts’.
‘It’s not just simple dancing – it’s an act of protest’
Masih Alinejad, an Iranian journalist now based in the US, on why so many women have sent her videos of themselves dancing.
‘Parkour is a way of facing your fears’
For “free runner” Raven Cruz, parkour is about overcoming obstacles, pushing your body and your mind to overcome them.
‘Parkour gave me a way of channelling my anger’
Learning parkour has helped 17-year-old Anthony cope with his emotions.
The Girls of Revolution Street
Iranian authorities have arrested 29 people as part of a crackdown on protests against the compulsory hijab, dubbed “the Girls of Revolution Street”.
Woman dons male disguise to get into Iranian soccer stadium
An Iranian woman, disguised as a man, snuck into a Tehran football stadium to watch her favourite team.
The female superbiker travelling the world
Maral Yazarloo-Pattrick, a record-breaking superbiker, has travelled solo around the world to change attitudes towards women in Iran.