101-year-old veteran breaks rowing world record

A local 101-year-old veteran has broken a world record for rowing. Sid Zacharais says he's been training to break that record since the spring. Zacharais was joined by his family and friends at

News 12 Staff

Oct 27, 2016, 3:49 PM

Updated 2,827 days ago

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A local 101-year-old veteran has broken a world record for rowing.
Sid Zacharais says he's been training to break that record since the spring.
Zacharais was joined by his family and friends at Atria Darien, a senior living community.
He rowed 1,000 meters in eight minutes and 24 seconds yesterday. 
Zacharais is a Pearl Harbor and Coast Guard veteran, originally from New York City. 
He says that he's glad that he can still row at 101 years old. 


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