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Utica man was the oldest runner in 2019 Boilermaker Road Race

He says he didn't know he was the oldest, so it's safe to say he was surprised.

Posted: Jul 15, 2019 1:08 PM

UTICA, N.Y. -- WKTV got the chance to catch up with the oldest runner in the Boilermaker!

Dillon Maier is 84 and he's from Utica.

He is the oldest runner to do the 15K, and this is his 20th race.

Maier says he didn't know he was the oldest, so it's safe to say he was surprised.

He was only a minute slower this year compared to last year, but he's so proud of that.

The youngest runner this year was 9 years old.

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