This is a terrific story in the U-T that positively depicts older adults. Many of these men and women have overcome health obstacles and are still competing into their 80s and beyond. Kudos to them for proving that age is no barrier to living life to the fullest!
At age 75, Jerry Sullivan is still playing basketball and still getting a kick out of working up a sweat while trying to work the ball inside for his favorite hook shot.
His game may not be what it once was and the victories sometimes don’t come as often as he’d like, but it doesn’t matter.
Sullivan each year plays in the San Diego Senior Olympics, and the experience of just getting on the court, being active and playing with close friends is worth far more than a gold medal. Read full article>>>