Six years in the past, the tremendous inspiring grandmother, Edith Traina, first stepped right into a fitness center. Now, she appears ahead to powerlifting competitions and is displaying the world that giving up isn’t an choice.
“When I lift that bar up, I hear words like ‘Oh my God, I’m doing it!’” Traina stated. “It’s an ego builder. Nobody believes this, but I have always been very shy,” she advised Bay News 9.
Hitting the fitness center no less than 3 times every week has turn into half of her routine, in addition to six competitions a yr in an aged division with a couple of different women. She says that by sticking with this, she has proved to herself that she’s succesful of something — a lesson that we might all use in our lives.
“I can’t find any other 90-year-olds to compete with, so if you know anybody that has a grandmother or friend who would like to compete with me,” Traina stated to WTVT.