Gymnastics for grown-ups.
Gymnastics can be done at any age. Here is a site to help you find meets and places to train. This site lists adult gymnastics classes around the world, masters meets, aggregates news about adult gymnasts, and provides original research reports about gymnastics and age.
“Masters,” “Veterans,” or “Formers” depending on the country, refers gymnasts over 18. In some sports, “masters” refers to athletes over 30. Masters leagues and competitions exist in many sports including swimming, diving, track and wrestling. There is even a world games where all of the masters sports compete together.
Please post information on classes or meets in the comments and we will add them to the list.
In The News:
- Masters Gymnastics Research quoted in the New York Times Adults Catch The Gymnastics Bug, Nov 1, 2012
- Adult Gymnastics – Why We Should All Do It
- Olympian Dominique Dawes reports: Adult Gymnastics: You’re Never To Old To Learn
- Psychology Professor’s speech on doing gymnastics for over 30 years