Eddie, one of Silverfit’s directors, is a wonderful example that it is never too late to start exercising. She only picked up running in her 50s, however, when finishing the challenging Lanzarote Ironman earlier this year she became the oldest UK woman doing so. Continue reading –>
Jan Farmer is a Silverfit supporter, she has competed in many sporting events over the years gaining medals along the way. However in late 2011 she contracted the life threatening illness meningitis as well as septic arthritis which left her incapacitated and she had to learn to walk again. Continue reading –>
Retired Bank Clerk, Dorothy McLennan becomes a World Champion Pole Vaulter and Heptathlete at 77.
Dorothy began taking up athletics in her 50’s inspired by watching a man in 80’s completing a marathon. Continue reading –>
Johanna Quaas celebrated her 87th birthday. She has been a professional artistic gymnast for 79 years. In 2012, she received an entry in the Guinness Book of Records as the “oldest gymnast in the world”. Continue reading –>