Please find below a letter from our President, Margit JungmannPRESIDENT's Message for end of year 2020
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Last year, a group of Masters Athletes conceived a virtual competition to honor Toronto2020, our cancelled WMA Championship. We asked our MastersRankings.com, also...
- Masters Athlete selected to represent Australia in Tokyo 2020 OlympicsMayo native Sinéad Diver will fulfil her Olympic dream this summer after being selected by Australia to compete in the women’s marathon at the Tokyo Games. The 44-year-old was among six athletes picked for Australia to contest the Olympic marathons, which will be held in Sapporo, 831 kilometres north of Tokyo. Her selection is a […]
- M90 4×400 relay shattered by Japan!The world record for the M90 4x400m was broken by nearly four minutes by a Japanese relay team over the weekend. The quartet of Tsuruga Matashiro (91), Yuzo Kudo (92), Mitsuya Kozo (90) and Hiroo Tanaka (90) ran 8:49.01 at the Aomori Masters Championships. Tsuruga Matashiro ran the first leg in approximately 2:07. Yuzo Kudo […]
- How fast can you run at the age of 80 years?Li Yiben breaks 5,000-meter Asian record for age group! China’s Li Yiben’s ran a superb performance of 28:06 to finish 5,000 meters, breaking the Asian record for 5,000-meter race in the 80-year-old group. Li did it in a track and field event in Huainan of east China’s Anhui Province on April 3. He was competing […]
- 105 Year Old Man Kaur is an InspirationAce athlete Man Kaur recently turned a whole 105 years. Her feet still run stable and her spirit is unbreakable. As someone who came into the challenging world of sports at the age of 93, and has since gone on to conquer several records and world championships, Kaur personifies – in mind, body and spirit […]