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Class of 2013 Personal Best Athletes

There’s an additional definition of “personal best” that senior athletes exemplify, and that anyone can achieve. It’s not about a peak moment in time or distance in sports; it’s about overcoming challenges and obstacles, staying motivated throughout your life, and inspiring others by your example. This results in greater longevity and a healthy, active lifestyle – and that is your Personal Best!

 

 

 

 

 

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Class of 2013 Personal Best Athletes

Kay Glynn, 60
Mark Ballenger, 59
Bob O'Connor, 67
Howard Hall, 92
John Tatum, 94
Col. James "Jamie" Houston, 59
Mary Lauffer, 95
Mike Fanelli, 56
Jackie Stephens, 76
Elli Edgar, 65
John Morgan, Jr., 90
Fran Allison, 80

 

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Classic News Read

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No Retreat, No Surrender

Version : March 12, 2013 
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I'm Stunned I Can Actually Do This

Version : March 12, 2013 
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I'm Better

Version : March 12, 2013 
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Pencil Me In

Version : March 12, 2013 
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I Perspire to Inspire

Version : March 13, 2013 
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Beating the Odds

Version : March 12, 2013 
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If You Build It, They Will Come

Version : April 4, 2013 
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A Team Dream Come True

Version : May 6, 2013 
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Tending His Garden

Version : May 6, 2013 
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Making Up For Lost Time...FAST

Version : May 6, 2013 
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Fit To Serve

Version : May 16, 2013 
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Color Me Joyful

Version : May 30, 2013 
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Psyched

Version : June 19, 2013 
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The Art and Science of a Successful Life

Version : June 21, 2013 
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Unexpected Gains

Version : October 6, 2013 
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Family Extended

Version : October 25, 2013 
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