84 year old pole vaulter trains for international competition

392
Published on 25 Mar 2019, 6:51
Forget knitting and cake-baking, 84-year-old Florence Meiler is a competitive pole vaulter. She's practicing for the World Masters Athletics Championships Indoor, where she'll be competing in a range of disciplines including the long jump, the 60-meter hurdles and the 800-meter run, as well as the five-events-in-a-day pentathlon. She'll be the only one in her age group for the sport where she reigns supreme.

Subscribe to us on YouTube: goo.gl/lP12gA

Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id9...

Download our APP on Google Play (Android): play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=co...

Follow us on:

Website: cgtn.com
Facebook: facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork
Instagram: instagram.com/cgtn/?hl=zh-cn
Twitter: twitter.com/CGTNOfficial
Pinterest: pinterest.com/CGTNOfficial
Tumblr: cctvnews.tumblr.com
Weibo: weibo.com/cctvnewsbeijing
Tiktok: m.tiktok.com/h5/share/usr/65938782287166...
Douyin: youtube.com/redirect?q=http%3A%2F%2Fv.do...
news tech music