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When it comes to time, our culture wants us to believe that it has less value as the days go by, but that’s backwards! We aren’t made to withdraw from life as we get older. We’re made to lean into it.
Sharon Strickland is a great-grandmother that is shining a light on a unique aspect of caregiving later in life.
Myrt Rose, 85, says family trips in the 1940s sparked a lifetime passion for adventure that included everything from wing walking to diving for treasure. Meet this fearless Floridian.
Learn how Darryl Perry recovered from a near death experience and set his attention on inspiring anyone facing a challenge.
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In 2019, British yachtswoman Jeanne Socrates, 77, became the oldest person ever to sail around the world unassisted. Fresh off her world-record trip around the world, Jeanne sits down with us for a special event, Growing Bolder Presents.
Jillian Michaels shares how to jettison the concept of perfection and focus our appreciation on progress.
Barbara Beskind smashes stereotypes every time she goes to work. At 94, she is by far the oldest member of the world-famous, human-centered design team IDEO in Silicon Valley. Some of IDEO’s designs include Apple’s first mouse and the Pilates machine. Many of Beskind’s co-workers are 60 or even 70 years younger, but they’re soaking up her life experiences.
Meet Sue Hlavacek, the first woman to be named President & CEO of the NSGA. Growing Bolder’s Marc Middleton goes 1-on-1 with Hlavacek to explore her vision for the future of the games and what to expect in 2025 in Iowa.
Our future health and wellbeing are not predetermined by our DNA. It’s determined daily by the lifestyle that we make.
Meet Growing Bolder’s Rock Stars of Aging, ordinary people who are living extraordinary lives.
Larry DeLucas is the only man who can say he’s dunked a basketball in outer space. He was a NASA special astronaut who flew to outer space for scientific research in 1992, and now in his 70’s, competes in bowling and cornhole at the National Senior Games.
Dr. Vonda Wright shared her keys to live longer, healthier lives with simple lifestyle modification at “Launchpad to What’s Next Live!”
Thomas McClary, founder of The Commodores , is now in his 70s and still dazzling audiences with live performances of hits like “Easy” and “High on Sunshine.”
At Growing Bolder’s Launchpad to What’s Next! LIVE in The Villages Florida, award-winning broadcast meteorologist and author Amy Sweezey shares how…
The New Age of Aging, a landmark study conducted by Age Wave reveals “the beginning of a complete paradigm shift as today’s modern elders dismantle the long-held cultural beliefs and social norms about how older women and men should think, feel, and act.”
After a near-fatal car crash, National Senior Games athlete Paula Franetti helps others on their road to recovery.
At the age of 69, Allie was ranked number one in the world 200-meter dash among men aged 65-69. Then in December of 2021 he was diagnosed with prostate cancer.
Close your eyes and in your mind picture an 87-year-old. What image do you see? If it is a man…
From olympians to centenarians, here are our top stories to watch at the 2023 National Senior Games.