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Former Olympian to Headline Aging Initiative

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The Virginia Caples Lifelong Learning Institute  (VCLLI) has announced the headliner for its 2018 Successful Aging Conference scheduled October 18 at Union Chapel Missionary Baptist Church.  The 2019 theme is “Run Your Race … Live Well.”

 

MosesEdwin.jpgDr. Edwin Moses, two-time Olympic gold medalist will be the keynote speaker for the occasion.  Moses won the 400-meter hurdles at the 1976 Olympics with a world-record time. He began a decade-long streak of 122 consecutive victories in 1977, earning a second gold medal at the 1984 Olympics. 

 

After retiring from track, Moses became a competitive bobsledder and influenced drug policies as a member of the U.S. and International Olympic committees. In 1994, he was inducted into the U. S Track and Field Hall of Fame.

 

Distribution of registration materials have begun.  For additional information, call (256) 372-7022.

 

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