Carl Bamforth – Living his dream

May 28th, 2009 → 1:47 pm @

Carl Bamforth is a 51 year old highly motivated and competitive in-line distance speed skater, who lives in the “Garden City” of Victoria British Columbia. Carl has participated in various sports at different times since age 16 including soccer, running, hockey, baseball, cycling, triathalons, as well as in-line skating. In his early 40s Carl tried […]

News &Uncategorized

Why age matters, or does it?

May 27th, 2009 → 8:48 am @

The effects of chronological age on our bodies are undisputed. There are changes that occur in all of our bodies systems that affect our ability to participate in sports and other vigorous physical activities. The changes seen in typical healthy adults are quite dramatic and include loss of muscle mass and tone, loss of muscular […]

News &Uncategorized

So many great stories

May 25th, 2009 → 6:26 pm @

I want to thank all of you who have either contacted me to participate or agreed to an interview. I am amazed by the stories that I am hearing from people as I get to know a little bit about them. So far I’ve heard from people who participate in track sprints, hurdles, in-line skating, […]

News &Uncategorized

The Journey Begins

May 22nd, 2009 → 1:21 pm @

Welcome to my blog. I’m a lifelong athlete who is turning 46 years old this year, and still very passionate about my sport. I am looking around the bend to my fifties and beyond and thinking about how I can continue to enjoy this important part of my life. I have embarked on a project […]

News &Uncategorized