While many seniors view retirement as a time to relax, others continue pushing their boundaries and living life to the fullest. Share stories of these elderly men and their amazing feats with your senior loved one to inspire him or her.
1. Dion Friedland
A bodybuilder as a young teen, Friedland gave up the hobby for college, career, and family. During his adult years, he played golf and tennis. However, after experiencing hip problems at the age of 65, he returned to bodybuilding. At 71, he won a bronze medal at the World Championships. He gained another award from the International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness for being the oldest bodybuilding competitor.2. Jacque Fresco
Even though he never finished high school, Fresco continued his education on his own. He was interested in engineering design and economics and worked as a fabrication designer for Alcoa and the Major Realty Corporation. After retirement, Fresco established his own industrial design company and begcontinue reading →