THE WORLDPOST
03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Shot Put Record! Ruth Frith Sets New World Record At Age 100

The oldest female athlete at the World Masters Games in Sydney has broken a world record in the shot put -- at the age of 100.

All eyes were on Ruth Frith, from Brisbane, as she arrived for day two of the World Masters Games, hoping to win gold in the shot put and feeling pretty confident as she was the only competitor in the over-100s category.

Read more on Reuters