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#3351769 - 09/08/13 04:06 PM Re: Gettin Old Sucks!!! [Re: Mr.Bro]
Radar
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Im 52 , and I have lifted weights since I was 18 , but I shoot 60 lbs. now because of a nagging shoulder injury suffered years ago by shooting a heavy draw weight bow.
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#3351832 - 09/08/13 05:16 PM Re: Gettin Old Sucks!!! [Re: Mr.Bro]
brmaster
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Registered: 06/27/10
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Im 57 this week, I still use the climber, carry it to the woods each time, but did break down and got a cart to carry out the deer
It is rough walking out sometimes at 5 in the morning and climbing that tree, but its well worth the view each morning watching the sun come up
But I do sometimes on those days when the aches are around, I carry the pop up out to the woods and my stool, guess maybe that is cheating a bit, but what the heck
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#3351925 - 09/08/13 06:55 PM Re: Gettin Old Sucks!!! [Re: Mr.Bro]
tickweed
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Registered: 11/25/09
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welcome
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#3353453 - 09/09/13 09:40 PM Re: Gettin Old Sucks!!! [Re: tickweed]
plinker22
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50 and I sure feel it. Bummer. My problem, injuries just don't heal as quick as they once did... if ever.
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#3373301 - 09/25/13 03:54 AM Re: Gettin Old Sucks!!! [Re: Mr.Bro]
old guy
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Registered: 08/25/11
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Just read these posts, I gotta tell ya, I'm on the downhill slide to 70, retired firefighter, 2 yrs. after I retired I came down with cancer, have had two operations and need one more. Just started bow hunting again. Purchased a Mathews Mission Craze and lightened her down to 58Lbs. 100% DAV courtesy of Agent Orange found out about it after I got sick with cancer. I now have multiple problems related to agent orange. It is very hard to walk about 100 yds. without my hips and knees aching the rest of the day. Before I retired, I could put most men in my back pocket and climb a telephone pole backwards just to prove a point. Now its hard to go grocery shopping. So, think getting old sucks ? Thats an understatment. But we old guys still find ways to get out and hunt and fish. Good luck this season boys , safety first, Old Guy

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#3374423 - 09/25/13 08:20 PM Re: Gettin Old Sucks!!! [Re: Eric Kilby]
timberjack86
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Registered: 06/20/11
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 Originally Posted By: Eric Kilby
All the busted up hands from fighting and riding dirt bikes for years have me feeling pretty rough some days at 28 I'm dreading 50 lol
I hear that \:D I am 27 and have Been logging for 8 years and feel like crap. Hope I am still kicking at 50 \:D
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#3374547 - 09/25/13 09:42 PM Re: Gettin Old Sucks!!! [Re: timberjack86]
UTGrad
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I was a heavy drinker and with the Grace of God I was able to quit and not touch another drop. Alcohol ages the body rapidly and sends many a young man to the grave. Its amazing how revitalized my body and mind is being sober.
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