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  • Still riding North Shore in her 70s
  • Premier Icon Ben_Haworth
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    Back in 1993 Betty Birrell had a go at mountain biking. She was 45 years old. Now she’s 73 and can still more than hold her own.

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    Premier Icon pmurden
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    What a legend

    Premier Icon doomanic
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    Premier Icon Jordan
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    59 and just recovering from my first ever fairly serious mtb injury. Can’t wait to get back out on it and if the body is still able hope to still be doing it in my 70s.

    Edit: posted the above before watching but got to say, what a remarkable woman! a true inspiration!

    Premier Icon charliedontsurf
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    “maturity is an over-reaction to reality” Mint Sauce 1994 ish

    Premier Icon Mackem
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    What a great video. I hope I get another 20 years. (52 now)

    Premier Icon fivetones
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    Incredibly inspirational woman!

    Premier Icon chrismac
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    Top lady. We have the same ambition

    Premier Icon Radioman
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    Agreed amazing person and a real inspiration to those of us who have been around a long while 👍😊

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