Many of us have heard of Robert Marchand, French amateur cyclist, world record holder at 105, coached by Prof. Véronique Billat. According to a study in the Journal of Applied Physiology, published in the New York Times, he is even in better shape as he gets older than most in their fifties.
In our collective unconscious, it is recognized that it is very difficult to significantly increase one's physical capacity, which begins to decrease after about 50 years, even though we frequently exercise.
Marc Batard, world record holder of the ascent of Everest in less than 24 hours, without oxygen has launched a great challenge 2022, coached by the team Billatraining – founded by Pr Billat: climbing the roof of the world for his 70th birthday.
Véronique Billat, Professor of Universities, Outstanding Class, in Exercise and Training Physiology. 30 years of research in improved and autonomous aging, has rewritten scientific expectations regarding the aging of our body and what is possible for all of us, regardless of our age, with a philosophy based on pleasure, performance and listening to oneself.
The new age represents a major societal challenge. Gabriel Dib, entrepreneur, experienced in the transfer of innovation to industrialization and commercialization, decided to take up this challenge by creating Age Impulse.
Age Impulse makes the laboratory solution accessible to as many people as possible. This accessibility is accentuated by the integration of exercises into daily activity and available time and by the cost of the subscription. Age Impulse recommends personalized and scalable exercises based on the characterization of the state of fitness, also based on personal choices and tastes. This personalization is reinforced by the adaptation of his exercises to his perception of effort, favoring listening to oneself, avoiding the risk of accident or feeling of failure, as well as by the intervention of a coach. Age Impulse allows quadras, young and old seniors to develop and maintain optimal health and autonomy.