I think so. Generally there are no competing elites past age 20, so that would give you 6 - 8 years...and you need to move up 5 levels. So it's possible, but not likely. Most elites were level 6 probably around age 8 or younger.It's never too late for anything.
I believe that everything is possible if you put your heart and mind into it!!
I think that since your only 12 and in level 6, if you work hard it's possible, it's not like your 15 or something,
No 12 is not late for starting gymnastics. I know this because I'm 14years old and I'm starting gymnastics next year (which is in less than a month) I am very happy.
PS: When you go to a gymnastics club some of them have a free trial. Which you don't have to play...
One very obvious exception to an elite gymnast being over 20 nowadays is Oksana Chousovitina from Uzbekistan/Russia/Germany. I know she was still competing in 2008/09 mainly as a specialist which would put her age at being 31-32 years of age, married with 2 children. She started appearing in major competitions at the 1991 World Championships in Indianapolis USA so putting her elite career at over 17 years.
i am 14 right now and im a level 8 gymnast and i would say is it possible? yes will it be hard? yea! and you would have to put alot of time and hard work into it.
Gymnastics levels are only 1-10, after that you are elite or professional. Levels are not usually regarded by age but by skill capability level.
There is no such thing as level 11 that I know of.... but How hold are you? Is it fat? That actually sounds very skinny to me. Very skinny level 11 is the start of elite gymnastics.
you won't earn any money as a level ten gymnast!
well you don't earn anything until you're really good and you get on magazines. but you gotta be at olympic elite level. :D
no i know an 18 year old not in elite yet
Im a 12 year old gymnast and i am in level 7 but it doesnt matter what level u are at as long as u are having fun. if u are from england and in squad the level you should be at is level 4 or 3
They go by what you can do.
yes my coach was in level 10. after level ten you are in lie. (lee)
Well I dont think so but probably because think about it. Level 10 or better elite proves that you are the best of the best. I would not want somebody on my sports team if they are not on the top.
It depends on the level of the gymnast.
She is an senior international elite. International Elite is the highest level.
If your eight and in level 3 your not gonna become an elite, sorry. I'm elleven and going to be a level eight before I turn twelve. But it deppends on how hard you work how high you get.A bit more:Of course you can if you try! Anything is possible in gymnastics! If you move one level a year you'll be 9 in L4, 10 in L5, and 11 in L6! 12 in L7, 13 in L8, 14 in L9, and 15 in L10. Oh, and of course, the star of the show, 16 in Elite! Progressing through each level in one year will be tough, but be strong, and when you wish you could go back, remind yourself what you came for. Good Luck!
I am a level 4 gymnast from Florida and mine is 32.500
It depends on how advanced a gymnast is. Level one is pullovers, somersaults, four is back handspring, six is back handspring back tuck, elite level is double front, double back, double pike, stalder full twist, Yurchenko, etc.
Someone that is before the Beginner level.
Svetlana Khorkina is the tallest gymnast to go to Olympic level. She was 5 ft 5 1/2 inches.
The lowest level is Level One. Th highest Level is elite but two levels come befor elite
elite is the top level in gymnastics, and elite gymnasts fo the hardest skills. in gymnastics, there are the levels 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,and elite.
No! Always follow your dreams! Ethel Seymour who was 46 years old won a team medal for Great Britain (bronze) in the 1928 Games, and Lucien Demanet of France was 45 years old when he won a team bronze medal at the 1920 games!
For a Regular gymnast in about level 10, it's about close to 20 hours a week. You would have to go to the gym about 4 times a day
level 10 elite
level 10 but there are also a higher lever called junior elite and senior elite