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Jonathon Sullivan MD, PhD
Mastery is essential to self-actualization. But all routes to Mastery are predicated upon physical existence, physical integrity, and a minimum quotient of physical health.
The Barbell Prescription includes a conditioning component. For some Athletes of Aging, this will mean a sport or physical discipline: "Lift weights and play your sport."
Jonathon Sullivan MD, PhD, SSC, PBC
Get strong. Then USE your strength.
Practicing martial arts is effective self-defense...against time and unhealthy aging.
Yoga practice meets SOME exercise prescription criteria. If you like it and tolerate it--do it!
You can and should do Olympic Lifts, IF you meet these three criteria.
Jonathon Sullivan MD, PhD, SSC, PBV
If swimming is (or might be) your Thang, I can recommend it without reservation.