Dara Torres has been named Masters Athlete of the year after her amazing performance in Beijing. At age 41, she came off another retirement to set another American record and make the Olympic team for a record fifth time. Torres may be the most remarkable athlete in the world. What’s her secret? Eight years ago, at the U.S. Olympic Trials, Torres revealed her fountain of youth. It was a story that largely went unreported. Until now, in this Growing Bolder exclusive.

Dara’s Book: Age is Just a Number

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