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91 Yr Old Marathoner Breaks And Sets Record

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By Paul Johnson

San Diego, California (CNN) - Here's something to bust any excuse you may have for not working out today.
Check out Harriette Thompson.
The 91-year old ran her way into the record books on Sunday when she completed the rock and roll San Diego marathon.
It took her seven hours ... Seven minutes and 42 seconds to run the 26-point-two mile course.
The North Carolina resident set a record for the fastest time for a woman over 90.
The previous record was just under 10 hours.
Thompson, who is a cancer survivor, ran to benefit the leukemia and lymphoma society.
And get this ... She didn't run her first marathon until she was 76.


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