Reason to celebrate life

French cyclist Robert Marchand sets a new hour record at age 105

Monsieur Marchand managed 22.547km at the french national velodrome making him the top ranking hour record holder for riders over 105.

“I am not here to be champion. I am here to prove that at 105 years old you can still ride a bike,” he said.  bbc

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I always turn to the sports pages first, which records people’s accomplishments. The front page has nothing but man’s failures.” – Earl Warren

 

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