For many breaking a bone in their body means no more physical activity. For Neil Gussman, who broke bones in his neck, ribs and numerous others in a biking accident, it meant coming back with a vengeance.
Betty Jarvis walked into the Masters Indoor National Championships with a cane and walked out with a world record.
Bodybuilder Amazes at 66
Iris Davis keeps blowing people's minds. And she's just done it again. At the age of 66, she was the oldest person to compete at the Florida State Masters Bodybuilding Championships.
Now in her 60s, Nadine O'Connor is a track and field superstar and loving every minute of it.
Pat Bond rediscovered the joys of athletics in her 40s and the 68-year-old says sports have actually made her excited to age.
At an age when many people are just happy to be alive, 97-year-old Roger Gentilhomme is competing in multiple sports.
On his 32nd birthday, Roy Pirrung started running to lose weight and quit smoking. Nearly 30 years later, he's still running and shattering world records.
He just might be one of the most versatile masters athletes on the planet.
One of the fastest runners in the world also happens to be one of the best jazz trumpeters on Earth.
Richard Abrahams was one of the world's best swimmers during his collegiate career in the 1960s, and amazingly, now that he's in his 60s, he is swimming faster than he ever has before!