Amalia has been taking Senior Planet classes since 2016, but it wasn’t until joining the Connected NYCHA that she tapped into the joys of using technology in her day-to-day life.
Sponsored Athlete Carolyn Hartfield shares her story of transformation from city girl to outdoor enthusiast; join her on a virtual hike May 18!
Sponsored Athlete and competitive surfer Sally Saenger is defying stereotypes about aging and aquatics.
Trainer Eva Perez talks about the benefits of virtual learning and the satisfaction of helping empower people through technology.
Sponsored Athlete, octogenarian, and weightlifter Keo Capestany is on a mission to prove that strength doesn’t have to disappear with age.
Sponsored Athlete Paul “PJ” Gammarano, Sr., one of the oldest hockey players in NYC, is accomplishing his goals both on and off the ice.
Follow Anabel’s journey to a new world full of exciting and empowering possibilities…and to her crusade against loneliness.
Sponsored Athlete Evon “MsFAITH!” Bennett shares her story of walking her way to fitness….and enjoying the journey.
At 76, Connected NYCHA participant Mattie learned how to Zoom into a virtual birthday party. “Yesterday they told me to pat myself on the back!”
Meet the newest Senior Planet Sponsored Athletes and learn their inspiring — and unique — approaches to fitness, from ice hockey to surfing.
The 2021 Senior Planet Sponsored Athletes share their favorite moments from the program, and leave the community with some lasting fitness advice.
Sponsored Athlete Abbey shares tips on staying motivated to complete your fitness goals — throughout life’s unexpected ups and downs.
Senior Planet Sponsored Athlete Hollis shares the benefits of working with a personal trainer, and reflects on her time in the SPSA program.
Meet three members of the Senior Planet community who demonstrate how they #ShineOnline…and learn how you can, too.
Senior Planet Sponsored Athlete Abbey Moon reflects on her medal-winning experience at the IPF World Powerlifting Championships in Halmstad, Sweden.