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Veteran Amsterdam marathoner, 83, outruns old age

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At 83 years old, Regina Tumidajewicz runs more road races than runners half her age. “No, a quarter of her age,” her son Chet Tumidajewicz said. Each year, Tumidajewicz runs 45 to 50 races. Since she began running in her 50s, she has run 816 races. In April, she was the oldest runner in one of running’s most famous races: the Boston Marathon. Of the seven entrants over 80, she was the lone woman. It ...

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