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.
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From olympians to centenarians, here are our top stories to watch at the 2023 National Senior Games.
Bonnie Strang is a two-sport National Senior Games athlete who will be competing in Softball in Columbus, and Pickleball in Pittsburgh.
Jean Kiker was a tennis player all her life, but it only took one day for this 85-year-old to change sports and get addicted to pickleball.
In the Track Shack running community, a commitment to running has led to several committed relationships.
Midge Ferraro has made her mark on The Villages, Florida, by starting a softball program that is setting an example for how to live a healthy and engaged life at any age.
Growing Bolder LIVE at the National Senior Games is returning in 2023 in Pittsburgh! Check out all of the groundbreaking coverage coming your way from the award-winning GB team as they share the stories of the world’s most inspirational masters athletes!
Vivian Stancil is blind, overweight, and scared of the water, yet she continues to show the world that we can all do anything we set our heart to doing.
103-year-old Lindsay Tise was the oldest competitor at the 2022 National Senior games, winning a gold medal in golf in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
From growing up in a refugee camp to battling a double-bypass surgery, Tien Nguyen overcame countless obstacles to win Gold at the National Senior Games.
Bob Hobbs, the 56-year-old National Senior Games gold medalist, explains how triathlons helped him set life goals and change careers to find his own “what’s next.”
Decorated masters athlete Ellen Jaffe Jones shares a recipe from her vegan cookbook to make tasty beans & greens to give you an energy boost!