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    A 95-Year-Old Dentist Just Set A Track World Record

    Dr Charles Eugster said on Facebook he was "over the moon" at breaking the record.

    A 95-year-old dentist has smashed a world record over 200 metres.

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    Dr Charles Eugster set the new record at the Lee Valley Athletics Centre in northeast London at the weekend.

    Eugster knocked 2.4 seconds off the previous record in the over-95 years old category with a time of 55.48 seconds.

    Eugster wrote on Facebook on Sunday:

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    The Evening Standard reported that Eugster took up exercise around 10 years ago because his body was “deteriorating”.