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An Amazing Runner and a Great Inspiration


Tuesday, June 03, 2014


This is Harriette Thompson and she just set the record for her age group- over 90- in the marathon in the San Diego Rock and Roll.

It looks like she got her picture taken with, Meb, too!
She ran her first marathon at age 76! There is hope for us all.

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SANDISOCAROLINA 6/6/2014 12:25PM

    Now that is inspiring! Thank you so much for sharing. Makes me believe.

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BOHEMIANCAT 6/5/2014 11:56AM

    I needed this today. Thank you!

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KANOE10 6/4/2014 7:32AM

    Wow. Thanks for sharing that. It was inspirational.




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THIN133 6/4/2014 6:04AM

    Amazing ! I want to have that drive & determination !

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TENNESSEEWALKER 6/3/2014 10:52PM

    One strong woman. May we all live to keep sharing our gifts into our nineties!

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JOYINKY 6/3/2014 10:31PM

    Saw this on the news; truly amazing!!

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COLLEENCONQUERS 6/3/2014 3:27PM

    and i second that WOW!! what an amazing person .. i can't run a marathon, so i am greatly impressed .. keep on running granny !! emoticon for posting this .. what a wonderful inspiration this is .. emoticon i gotta get a running now that my legs are getting stronger and hopefully will take more of the impact than just my knees .. emoticon granny ...

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HOLLYM48 6/3/2014 1:55PM

    All I can say is WOW! I am so impressed with anyone that can run a marathon but being over 90 and doing it, WOW. what great genes she must have!

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