La 92 de ani, Bernice Bates ţine cursuri săptămânale de yoga. Modestă, ea spune: „De ce ar trebui să renunţ? Cât timp pot face asta şi să ajut pe cineva, voi continua.”
„Yoga has been a way of life for Bates, 91, for more than half her life: She began practicing and teaching hatha yoga in about 1960. In a fitting tribute to her decades of helping others learn her passion, she recently won the distinction of the Guinness World Record holder of oldest yoga instructor. Guinness says she is the oldest yoga instructor to complete the complex verification process.
It’s an honor, the humble yogi feels, that isn’t hers alone.
“I don’t have this reward by myself,” she said. “I share it with all the students I’ve taught through the years.”
Citiţi articolul integral (în engleză) aici (interviul a fost luat în 2011, când ea avea 91 de ani).