The Takeaway: 101-Year-Old Utah Paraglider Breaks Record

"If the notion strikes, I'll go again," said <strong>Mary Hardison</strong>, the 101-year-old Utah woman who just stole a Guinness World Record for <strong>oldest female paraglider</strong> from a 100-year-old woman from Cyprus, who took her paraglide ride in 2007. <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=148974986">According to the <em>Associated Press</em></a>, Hardison ushered in her birthday last year (on Sept. 1, 2011) with a tandem"”accompanied by a guide/instructor"”paraglide ride, and was this week officially recognized as the "Oldest Female to Paraglide Tandem."