I Ran My First Marathon After 55

Think running 26.2 miles is a young person's sport? Think again. In recent years, the majority of marathon finishers in the U.S. have been over the age of 40. And not everyone who commits to running this grueling distance is a lifelong athlete with a closet full of medals. Read on to meet three marathon finishers who didn't even start running until they were over the age of 55.

They're Golden

There's nothing so nice as a new marriage," the screenwriter Ben Hecht once wrote. The six couples here would beg to differ. More than fifty years in, they share their most unforgettable moments and secrets of staying (happily) together.