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Pete Kueber uses a cable crossover machine during his daily workouts, which can last several hours. The 77-year-old has adopted a healthy lifestyle by exercising and eating well. He courages others to adopt this as well. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)

Kueber defies Old Man Time with his daily workouts spanning seven decades

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Some call him a fitness fanatic. Others call him a nutrition nut. But Pete (Herman) Kueber just thinks of himself as healthy and dedicated.


The 77-year-old spends several hours a day working out. He estimates he's been working out for 70 years.

"It started out as play in school," Kueber said. "Who could run the fastest, who could jump the highest and who could lift the biggest armful of wood for the stove."

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