Does gymnastics cause stunted growth?
Because it puts alot of pressure on the growth plates in your body with excessive hard landings
Is it true that a child's growth is stunted if they are involved in any form of gymnastics during puberty?
I found this really interesting website about this. It seems that high level gymnasts do indeed have their growth stunted. http://www.sportsinjurybulletin.com/archive/female-gymnasts-injury.html If you go to google.com and put in 'stunted growth gymnastics ' you will get a lot of information. As a high level gymnast, I have concluded that it does stunn your growth. I disagree. I have been a gymnast for 14 years, and YES I am short but gymnastics is not the only…