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Old 02-24-2013, 08:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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You are a wimp, and so am I.

For anyone who whines or worries about getting 'too old to play,' here's a bit of perspective:

World’s oldest marathon runner Fauja Singh finishes his last race in Hong Kong at age 101 - The Washington Post

So let's have a little smile.
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Old 02-24-2013, 09:06 PM   #2 (permalink)
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ha! I was whining today about being old.... I need to get into better shape!!!!!!!
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Old 02-24-2013, 10:37 PM   #3 (permalink)
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my dad is 72 and he still plays paintball!!
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Old 02-25-2013, 09:16 PM   #4 (permalink)
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my dad is 72 and he still plays paintball!!
If I can still play at 72 I will consider my life complete, and what's left after that a bonus.

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Old 02-26-2013, 04:31 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Old 02-26-2013, 05:33 PM   #6 (permalink)
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There's some seriously amazing people in this world, it's just to bad so many of them are surrounded by ****rats.

Doing something like that, given his age is CRAZY. If I can still play paintball, and ride a bicycle by 60-70, I'll consider that a victory. I played paintball with a broken nose and orbital once, probably the worst condition I've played through.
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Old 02-26-2013, 06:37 PM   #7 (permalink)
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There was a guy on my softball team who was pushing 80. He was the funniest SOB on the team. He pitched and slapped singles.

My body feels like its 80 sometimes. I hope I can play PB for another 40 years.
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