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The Story Of Harriette Thompson, Oldest Marathon Finisher

Harriette Thompson doesn't recognize her age—and this video shows just how true that statement is.

Harriette Thompson doesn’t recognize her age, according to her son. Instead, she lives the healthy, active life literally every human should strive for. This video takes you back to her home in North Carolina to give you a glimpse into the life of the oldest marathoner finisher—just weeks before she returns to San Diego to become the oldest half marathon finisher too.