Powerlifting conducts events & keeps Records for age groups from 40 pus, through 50, 60, 70 & 80 years plus. There are Australian Championships in all these age-groups & then Oceania, Commonwealth & World Championships up to over 70 years.
Load bearing exercise has been shown to be profoundly helpful in ameliorating or preventing osteoporosis, diabetes & other major disorders. Powerlifting is the prototypical load-bearing activity & will support the health of young & old. Masters Powerlifting is not just competitive, but aims at self-improvement & health and fitness for men & women of all ages.
Contact your nearest World Powerlifting Affiliated Club now to get involved.