19: World Records at 100 Years Old


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Orville Rogers started to run at the age of 50 and shattered 15 world records in between the ages of 90 and 100. He is the fastest 100 year old to ever live. He was recently featured on SportsCenter and continues to defy father time with an exceptional active lifestyle. In this episode:

  • Serving in WWII and training WWII pilots
  • Orville's best flight stories and missions
  • Beginning his running career at the age of 50
  • Shattering 15 racing World Records
  • The Rivalry - racing against Dixon Hemphill
  • The secret to a long and successful marriage

Orville is the author of "The Running Man" and you can find out more information about him at orvillerogers.com

Here is a link to his feature on SportsCenter on ESPN

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