Three-time Olympic gold medalist Rowdy Gaines joined Growing Bolder at the National Senior Games in Albuquerque New Mexico to cover the stories behind the stories.
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So many athletes from The Villages showed up at the National Senior Games to represent their community and show that if you have an amazing support system, lead an active lifestyle, and have the right mindset, anything is achievable.
On Sunday, golf great Phil Mickelson won the PGA Championship, becoming the oldest player in history to win a golf major. The 50-year-old is showing the world what it takes to keep Growing Bolder at any age.
Skydiver Carl Daugherty was a poster boy for perseverance and pursuing your passion.
Florida is known for a lot of things, but did you know it’s a great place for horses? The Sunshine…
At 66, Peel wears her veteran’s stripes well. She has been playing for Liverpool Rangers Soccer Club in New South Wales, Australia, over the last 27 years. Talk about a groovy grandma.
Shaquille O’Neal paid for a stranger’s engagement ring at Zales this week. It’s the latest example of O’Neal’s random acts of kindness, well-documented over the years, including his time in Orlando (more on that in a bit).
Blair, who pitched for the Peoria Redwings in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League in the 1940s, is one of the leaders in a movement to establish a museum that honors women in baseball.
Graham Nesbitt always provided the extra, special touch at the local skating arena in Seaforth, Ontario. His hard work left a lasting impression that would save his life.
David Kindred’s press credentials reflect a fabulous life well-lived. He isn’t just a sportswriter. He is a storyteller, and a damn good one.
At 101, Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt is America’s favorite face of the tournament. As with previous games, she’ll join Loyola-Chicago as the team chaplain for the opening tipoff this Friday.
JD Motes loves surfing, foiling, wind surfing and paddle boarding. In fact, when it comes to the stand-up paddle board, even though he’s 69 years old, Motes is a rock star.