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101 year old marathoner

A 101-year-old man is aiming to become the world’s oldest competitive athlete by running in the London Marathon. Buster Martin ran the Roding Valley half marathon in Essex in five hours 13 minutes, and is now focusing on London’s 26-mile event.

The BBC reports that, on finishing the run, the first words of the working plumber were: “Where’s my beer?”

March 5, 2008 - Posted by | People

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