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Champions of Aging

Warren W. Blaney

Blaney made us appreciate good athletes of all ages

Today we’re accustomed to seeing lithe, sinewy septuagenarians crossing the finish line in marathons. It’s strange to think that just a half century ago, older people were expected to take it easy and avoid anything more strenuous than shuffleboard. … Back to Article

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