Senior athlete Chuck Lanza, 71, of Memphis Tennessee, is photographed participating in the track and field competition at the 2007 Senior Olympics, held at the University of Louisville's Cardinal Park Soccer & Track Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky on June 28, 2007.
Lanza started doing field events in 1995, and added running about four years ago.
The event was sponsored by the National Senior Games Association, established in 1986, which oversees 50 state and 350 local and regional competitions for senior athletes in the United States each year. There are an estimated 250,000 senior athletes in training in the U.S.
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