Silver surfers, the grey pound, baby-boomers reaching retirement age – thanks to headlines like this we’re all aware the sixty-plus age group is the fastest growing in the UK, but what does this mean for the fitness industry?
The following article in today’s Daily Mail makes interesting reading and, if it’s to be believed, could mean a change for fitness professionals as to who they teach but they way they teach.
What do you think? Have you noticed larger numbers of older adults exercising with you? Have you had to modify your classes/sessions because of this? Is the industry ready for more older adults taking up gym memberships and attending exercise classes? As ever we’d love to know your views on this…..