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Tue, 2 Jun, 2015

Meet the 92-year-old who just became the oldest woman to finish a marathon

Meet the 92-year-old who just became the oldest woman to finish a marathon

A 92-year-old cancer survivor has just become the oldest woman to finish a marathon after she completed Sunday's Rock 'n' roll Marathon in San Diego.

Harriette Thompson of Charlotte, North Carolina, finished in little more than seven hours and 24 minutes.

This latest achievement is just one of many for Thompson who has now completed 15 marathons. 

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