The Checkup: Guinness Names 93-Year-Old World’s Oldest Yoga Teacher

Tao Porchon-Lynch has been teaching yoga for 61 years.

• I’m not trying to slack off here (it is Friday, however … ), but I think the CBS News clip below does a better job of telling the story of 93-year-old Tao Porchon-Lynch, a yoga instructor recently named the world’s oldest by Guinness World Records. The highlights: She’s been teaching yoga for 61 years, can do a crazy poses people 50 years her junior couldn’t even dream of, and is a competitive tango dancer on the side (her partner is 69 years younger than she is). Enjoy.

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  • Angela @Lostinsplendor

    So her tango partner is 162 years old? Super impressive woman though!

    • Emily Leaman

      Hahaha, good catch, Angela. Corrected :)