Oldest Female Olympic Gold Medalist…Was 53 Years Old!

Queenie Newall (pictured here) won the gold medal for archery in the 1908 Olympic games at the tender age of 53, proving the point that age ain’t nothin’ but a number. To this day, she is still the oldest female gold medal winner.

Queenie Newall in 1908

Source: The Merry Dressmaker