Cool, damp weather failed to dull the spirits of an estimated 9,500 people of all ages who ran or walked the 3K course on Saturday at the 35th annual Human Race in Sonoma County, Calif.
Wearing a tan poncho and using a cane, Joe (92) walked with his wife, Yvonne (89). The couple, residents of Friends House for 13 years, said they exercise daily in a fitness program at the San Rosa retirement community.
"We did backpacking in our 60s," Yvonne said, but their boots have long since been retired in favor of comfortable tennis shoes for walking.
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