OldStars badminton starts in Meppel – RTV Meppel

On Monday, February 13, all seniors from Meppel and the surrounding area are welcome at Badminton Club Meppeler Meppers to get acquainted with OldStars badminton for free. OldStars connects people to get fit older together become and move for a lifetime. The forms of exercise are accessible and meeting and social contact are central to each training. You can register for the kick-off on February 13 via Hans Musch, telephone 06-15823092 or email [email protected]

OldStars at Badminton Club Meppeler Meppers
The National Fund for the Elderly, together with the Dutch Badminton Association, is committed to improving vitality and encouraging important social connections. Badminton is not the goal here, but a means to (continue to) develop condition, strength and adaptability at a later age. Participation in the kick-off is free. In Meppel, this kick-off is made possible thanks to the Meppeler Meppers and Meppel Actief.

The program for the kick-off on February 13:
14:30 walk-in with coffee/tea
14:45 Welcome speech by Hans Musch
15:00 start training met warming-up
4:30 p.m. with snacks and drinks

After the kick-off on February 13, the group meets weekly on Mondays from 3:00 pm to 4:45 pm at the association. Badminton experience is not necessary. We provide rackets.

Aging fit together with OldStars
With OldStars, the National Elderly Fund connects people over 55 to grow older together. We inspire a lifetime of exercise. That is why we are committed to ensuring that everyone in the Netherlands has low-threshold access to an age-friendly exercise or sports environment at home or in the neighbourhood. Our exercise inspiration gives seniors the opportunity to stay fit in their own way. In this way they experience the benefits of a lifetime of exercise, an important objective of the National Fund for the Elderly and the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport. The aim is for seniors to meet each other to exercise responsibly together, so that they retain control over their own lives.
After OldStars football, the Ouderenfonds already successfully launched 15 new adapted games for the over-55s, such as OldStars hockey, OldStars table tennis, OldStars cycling and OldStars running. OldStars in the neighborhood and OldStars Vitaal focus on target groups in and around residential care centers.

About the National Elderly Fund
The Nationaal Ouderenfonds, together with partners, donors and volunteers, is committed to a society in which no elderly person has to feel lonely. Our activities are accessible and aimed at encounters. In this way we help the elderly to age actively. We also encourage society to be an age-friendly environment. Because you grow older together!

Badminton Club Meppeler Meppers



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