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SURPRISE, Ariz. -

It's not easy getting older. Your body tends to slow down a bit with new aches and pains. But don't tell that to one valley man. At 91 years old, he just set a world record for lifting weights.

Si Perlis calls himself a gym rat. That's quite a statement when you are 91 years old and fought in World War II. Five days a week, you'll find Si working out in a Sun City Grand weight room.

FOX 10's Troy Hayden reports.

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