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90-year-old powerlifter shows off talent

Robert Fournachon shares some secrets on how he stayed healthy for so long

Posted: Mar. 3, 2018 10:54 PM

They say age is only a number and at the powerlifting show in Chico, this was truly the case.

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90-year-old Robert Fornachon was one of many impressive bench pressers who competed.

Powerlifters from throughout the area and surrounding states performed afor medals at the Ramada Plaza hotel.

Fornachon shared some secrets on how he's stayed healthy so long.

"The secret is you got to live this long. I never chased women, I never drank a thing and I lie all the time," says Fornachon.

This is the competition's 15th year and it welcomes participants from all walks of life, including one competitor who is blind.

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