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Doris Taerbaum: The Face of Real Possibilities

Runner and caregiver exemplifies spirit of AARP's new campaign

Doris Taerbaum was at a low point when she first put on her jogging shoes. She had gained 13 pounds while giving up smoking, and though she started exercising regularly, she was putting more oomph into her aerobic class workouts to no avail. Then she joined a running club. "That's when the weight started coming off," she says. … Back to Article

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101-YEAR-OLD MARATHON RUNNER RETIRES AFTER HONG KONG RACE: At the bang of the starting gun, thousands of runners took off to compete in 10-kilometre race in Hong Kong. For 101-year-old British-Indian, Fauja Singh, this run was a celebration of his retirement.

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