Exercise and Physical Activity. Older Adults. ACSM 2009 Position Stand. Evidence. Advancing age is associated with physiologic changes that result in reductions in functional capacity and altered body composition. Evidence.
ACSM 2009 Position Stand
73 years young
315 lbs lifted
Kelley in Hopkinton before the 1996 race.
First Marathon victory, 1935.
Johnny Kelley, a bow-legged marathoner with more endurance than the Energizer Bunny, competed in the Boston Marathon a record 61 times and won the grueling race twice. He finished second a record seven times and in 18 races he placed in the top 10. He continued running in the Boston Marathon until 1992, when he retired at the age of 84.(Boston Globe)