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5 Amazing Seniors Busting Every Aging Stereotype

Hilary Young | Posted 08.21.2016 | Fifty
Hilary Young

National Senior Citizens Day has been celebrated in America since 1988, but often flies under the radar. The day was created by President Reagan when he put forth a presidential proclamation recognizing August 21st as a day to honor the contributions of older Americans to their communities.

100-Year-Old WWII Veteran Breaks Record For 100-Meter Dash

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.10.2015 | Fifty

At 100, Fred Winter is still a spring chicken -- or at least he's feeling like it. The centenarian and World War II veteran broke a record at the Nati...

This 100-Year-Old Athlete Still Does 100 Push-Ups Every Day

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.30.2015 | Fifty

It's safe to say that, at 100, Fred Winter is fitter than many people half his age. The athletic centenarian has been working on his fitness for the p...

Yagana Shah

These 13 Stunning Photos Of Senior Athletes Shatter Every Aging Stereotype

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.25.2014 | Fifty

Age is just a number and wrinkles certainly aren't a sign of weakness for senior athletes. While most athletes might throw in the towel by the time th...

You Won't Believe What This 68-Year-Old Woman Is Capable Of

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 05.07.2014 | Black Voices

77-year-old body builder Ernestine Shepherd isn't the only one who knows that "age is just a number." 68-year-old runner Sandy Rue is also proof of th...

LOOK: Record-Breaking Grandma Will Knock Your Socks Off

Posted 07.21.2013 | Good News

Most people don't pick up pole vaulting at 65, but Flo Meiler isn't most people. Today, 14 years after she jumped her first hurdle, the 79-year-old ho...

Never Too Old To Pursue Olympic Dreams

Dr. Caroline Cicero | Posted 12.01.2011 | Fifty
Dr. Caroline Cicero

These competitive senior athletes really like to win. In their 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, and even at 100, they find competition invigorating. They are fighters, with women accepting black eyes and separated shoulders typically found in basketball games.

Three Tips for Growing Younger with Age

Carole Carson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carole Carson

If you are willing to exercise regularly and eat on the slim side, even though the clock is ticking away, you can perform well both physically and mentally into your 90s.