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Feature: An elderly couple prove that marathon running is a lifelong passion

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

By sportswriter Wu Shuguang
JINAN, China, April 17 (Xinhua) -- A grey-haired couple from east China' Anhui Province just completed another road running race last Sunday, proving that races are not just for the young.
Sunday saw a total of more than 40 road races across China featuring at least 260,000 runners.
Zhang Liangyou, 91, and his wife Shang Diane, 86, have just participated in a half-marathon in Hefei, capital city of Anhui Province.
"We now could not complete the race by th ...

 

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