People of all ages can enjoy running, and there are regular vet's events. However, there are a few things you need to know if you're considering getting into the sport or upping your game at an older age. Our experts explain.
All ages can enjoy running - many veterans compete in athletics competitions.
Generally the health requirements for veterans when training and competing are the same as for any other athletes, but two things should be noted.
Rivalry at veterans' events can be just as intense as in senior competition - though most veteran athletes realise it's just one part of life!
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