Sunday, 16 July 2017

‘I missed my nap for this’: 101-year-old sprinter breaks 100-meter dash record

‘I missed my nap for this’: 101-year-old sprinter breaks 100-meter dash record

Watch your back, Usain Bolt — there’s a new 100-meter dash superstar and she looks unstoppable. Meet 101-year-old Julia “Hurricane” Hawkins, who on Saturday became the oldest female athlete to ever compete in the USA Track and Field Outdoors Masters Championships. Not only that, but by running the 100 meters in 40.12 seconds, she shaved more than six seconds off the current certified world record for women aged 100 or older.

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