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Age is just a number for active senior Rick Orzino

ASSISTANT EDITOR Linda Stacy

A normal week for senior citizen Rick Orzino Sr. of Franklin County might include swimming, biking, jogging, lifting weights and training for a triathlon.

Orzino, 75, is often told he doesn’t look his age. Having been active for the past 50 years, since 1971, he is living proof that changing bad habits can reverse damages to one’s body.

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Tennessee Senior Olympics

Several Highland Rim Bicycle Club members participate in the TN Senior Olympics. Think you might like to join them? Check out the details here TN Senior Olympics.

“It’s Time!  Register Today!  Perhaps you are ready to jump back into a sport you played when younger or ready to try something new. Perhaps you have fitness or health goals that you have set. 

“As thousands of our current participants will tell you, “never stop playing”! Come join us and feel younger, stronger, in better shape, and experience the true joy of competing against those in your own age group. No matter your skill level, you will find a culture of encouragement amongst all athletes.”

Bike MS: Bike to Jack and Back 2021

October 16-17, 2021

Rumored to be the best finish line experience and best sunset in all of Bike MS! See for yourself as you ride from Page High School in Franklin to the Jack Daniel’s Distillery in Lynchburg where you’ll be greeted by a celebration complete with food, drinks, and even a Jack & Coke slushie trailer. Enjoy a tour of the distillery and an evening dinner and awards program at their exclusive BBQ Hill. Start Sunday with a hot breakfast before returning to Franklin for a finish line experience along with a community of riders dedicated to changing the world for people with MS. Feel the extraordinary support and excitement throughout your journey as we come together to reach our goal—a world free of MS.

Click here to go to the signup page and sign up with the Highland Rim team.