David Ortiz and his secrets of longevity

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“When you’re younger, in your 20s, it’s easier to do things, even in your early 30s. But when you start hitting mid-30s and up, that’s when it’s tough.,” said David Ortiz.

“That’s the age where you don’t see that many athletes performing at the highest level, especially superstars.

“We want to keep up with the game.

“And the only solution for your body giving up on you is you’ve got to stay consistent with your workouts.

“Athletes like me, Kevin Garnett, Tom Brady, Kobe Bryant, they always expect to do what they used to.

“At our age, your body is already giving up when you want to keep up with what you want to do because people expect you to do that.”

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