Trace adult gymnast Lori Vollkommer’s journey from a young kid trying cartwheels in the backyard, all the way to practicing 35 hours a week in high school! The story appears on Train Like a Gymnast’s blog. Enjoy Part 1 of Lori’s story of falling in love with the sport of gymnastics.
I did it for absolution. I did it to placate my inner child. I did it to put a rest to my gymnastics career that didn’t end properly. When I received the text from my former coach, on my 56th birthday, I thought he was nuts. Read more