Running dynamo still smiling and cracking jokes

Irrepressible Wellington athlete Bernie Portenski is in a hospice, where she’s busy planning her own funeral. Portenski, 67, was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in May, three days before the Rotorua Marathon, preventing her from running it for a 34th consecutive time. She married long-term partner Peter Horan in October. Cancer put her back in hospital […]

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