A Healthy Lifestyle for Gymnasts
At Eureka Gymnastics Club we believe in a healthy and active lifestyle! However, we know this type of lifestyle can be tricky to navigate in today’s world. So, we hope these resources help you and your family to get the most out of life!
Gymnasts need to be providing their body with adequate nutrition. Learn more about nutrition for gymnasts, and the benefits for gymnasts of eating well.
Healthy Sleep Habits
Good sleep habits help gymnasts recover from exercise and optimise their performance in training and competition. Learn more about the benefits of sleep hygiene for gymnasts.
Staying hydrated helps muscle and brain performance and your general health. Learn more about what staying hydrated does for a gymnast and get tips for drinking enough during the day.
Mindfulness in a Healthy Lifestyle
You can think of mindfulness as a personal ‘fear and anxiety thermometer’ helping us get to know our own warning signs of when we’re fearful or anxious. Learn more about how mindfulness can be important for mental health.
Healthy Body Image
Useful Websites and References
The following resources were referenced to provide the information on these pages: