The 100-year-old British citizen Fauja Singh (nicknamed the “Turbaned Tornado”) completed the Toronto Waterfront Marathon in Canada this past weekend, setting a Guinness World Record as the oldest person to complete a marathon. He completed the race in eight hours, 25 minutes and 16 seconds.
Watch Fauja Singh cross the finish line:
You can also read the NPR story on Fauja Singh’s inspiring accomplishment.
He is a great athlete in age of 102