Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Age should not slow you down as these pics show!

Bloody hell this just shows you age is in your mind!
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Old-ympics: Gran And Grandad Games
Held in Australia
The Games attracted 28,292 competititors from 95 countries ranging in age from 24 to 101.
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Some competitors didn't appear to worry so much about being well-toned
athletes. This woman 83 years old smoked a cigarette while
taking part in the bowling
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And they're off!
Earl Fee of Canada (centre) leads his 80-84 age group in the 100-metre
sprint on the track.
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Another swimmer, 98-year-old Margo Bates, prepares for the 100-metre backstroke
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Jack Mathieson, aged 91, poses after swimming in the 800-metre freestyle.
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More than 28,000 athletes took part in the Sydney competition. They included
a bearded man called O Santa Claus.
He ran in the 100-metre sprint in the 80-84 age group.
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The100 year old great-grandmother from Brisbane won the gold medal in
shot put- then again, she was the only competitor in her age group.