Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

Baby Boomer Granny (63) Runs 27 Marathons in 27 Days


baby boomer grandmother rosie swale 300x168 Baby Boomer Granny (63) Runs 27 Marathons in 27 DaysWow! Baby Boomers keep redefining “age.”

Now think back for just a moment…Could you see your mother or grandmother running 1 mile let alone 27 marathons in 27 days!

I was sent this article about Rosie Swale by Boomer and Attorney Mike Petrie of Petrie Law. Mike, thanks for the contribution.

A triumphant grandmother has ran into the record books after completing 27 consecutive fund-raising marathons, reports Britain’s SkyNews.

Rosie Swale Pope MBE, 63, ran the final step in her gruelling 707 mile odyssey to rapturous cheering from a crowd of supporters.

Crossing the finish line in Tudor Square, in her home town of Tenby, in west Wales, she said she was “tired but very very happy”.

The fund-raising phenomenon had originally intended finishing in Llanelli, where she completed her 26th consecutive marathon.

But in an effort to thank a legion of supporters across the UK for their backing she ran an extra marathon by way of a traditional lap of honour.

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