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Williamsburg's Wynder shows no signs of letting up

Williamsburg's Wynder shows no signs of letting up

When 76-year-old Williamsburg resident Charles Wynder was featured by the Gazette last summer, the Hampton native said he would continue competing in the National Veterans Golden Age Games as long as he was able.

Wynder kept his promise and took his commitment to staying active a step further this year, participating in the Cycle North Carolina Coastal Ride April 28-30 before another successful Golden Age Games showing May 7-11 in Biloxi, Miss.

For the second year in a row, the retired Army colonel won six Golden Age Games medals; this year the haul in the age 75-79 male category included three gold medals (badminton doubles; badminton singles, swimming-25 yards), two...

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