66 year-old Japanese man to participate in Olympics

13 February, 2008

A 66 year-old equestrian rider who participated in the 1967 Tokyo Olympics will once again compete for his country in the team dressage event.

Hiroshi Hoketsu last competed in the Olympics 44 years ago, when he came 40th in showjumping. Here’s hoping he does somewhat better this time around:

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