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77 y/o Chinese veteran spins on horizontal bar and amazes social media with his strength04:24

77 y/o Chinese veteran spins on horizontal bar and amazes social media with his strength

China, Anshan
October 30, 2020 at 07:13 GMT +00:00 · Published

Piao Shangyuan, a retired member of the Chinese armed forces, is not your typical 'grandpa'. At 77 years old, he is going stronger than ever by doing dozens of spins in a row on a horizontal bar, as seen in a park in China's Anshan, on October 23.

Shangyuan used to serve in the Chinese Air Force and started to exercise with horizontal bars after he retired. He shares videos of his regimen on social media, where he has over 260,000 followers on the Chinese video-sharing mobile app Kwai.

Shangyuan hopes to encourage more people to exercise with his videos, saying that a ''healthy body is good for the individual but also for the country. We all should exercise more.'''

77 y/o Chinese veteran spins on horizontal bar and amazes social media with his strength04:24
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Piao Shangyuan, a retired member of the Chinese armed forces, is not your typical 'grandpa'. At 77 years old, he is going stronger than ever by doing dozens of spins in a row on a horizontal bar, as seen in a park in China's Anshan, on October 23.

Shangyuan used to serve in the Chinese Air Force and started to exercise with horizontal bars after he retired. He shares videos of his regimen on social media, where he has over 260,000 followers on the Chinese video-sharing mobile app Kwai.

Shangyuan hopes to encourage more people to exercise with his videos, saying that a ''healthy body is good for the individual but also for the country. We all should exercise more.'''

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