pensioner Sue Nicholls, 73, completes 16th marathon
Burnham-On-Sea pensioner has proven that age is no barrier to fitness
by completing her 16th marathon this week.
Nicholls, 73, completed the Berlin Marathon at the weekend, finishing
the challenge with her son in a time of 4 hours and 25 minutes.
marathon was extra special because I did it with my younger son
Alan, who was running a marathon for the first time," she told
Berlin crowds were great, encouraging us along the route with music
only started running ten years ago and hasn't looked back since,
and she regularly takes part in events around the world.
year, she was awarded a medal in recognition of her feat at having
completed marathons in London, Boston, Tokyo, New York, Chicago
is no barrier - I love running. It keeps your body and your mind
active," she told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
ran a Great Wall of China marathon earlier this year and is also
signed up to run the 2019 London Marathon next Spring.