8月7日(月)~8月11日(金)のラインナップ
アメリカのABCニュースから「6歳の少女 スペリング全国大会へ」や「オバマ前大統領は着たきりすずめ」などのニュースを取り上げます。
8月10日(木)放送分
AGE IS JUST A NUMBER
80代女子バスケチームの青春
Some women in San Diego may have found the fountain of youth. They're in their 80s and 90s, but how they are having fun and staying fit is truly magical.
In Southern California, a group of women have truly found a league of their own.

(Grace Larsen / 91-year-old player)
"To be on our team, our Splash team, you have to be at least 80 years old."

Some on this basketball team are over 90.

(Meg Skinner / 91-year-old player)
"Oh yeah, we play to win. Absolutely."

But not everyone loves this idea.
(Joanne Jansen / 82-year-old player)
"When I told my brothers, they said they'll put you away."

(Marge Carl / 87-year-old player)
"You could break an arm and break a leg."

(Joanne Jansen / 82-year-old player)
"And I said, I'm going to play anyway."

When they were kids, sports were mostly for boys.

(Grace Larsen / 91-year-old player)
"Growing up, we didn't have sports like the girls do today. We didn't have the opportunity to play."

And now they're finding fans. On the Facebook page of our partners espnW, nearly eight million have watched these hoop dreams become a reality.

(Marge Carl / 87-year-old player)
"You only have one life, what the hell. Go for it. Go for it. Keep moving."

注)この英語ニュースは、アメリカのABCで7月1日に放送したものです。
現在は、状況や事実関係が異なる場合があります。