This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturdays 9:05 a.m. on The Eagle, KZLS 1640AM or listen in on the OSJ app and website “Home Page” anytime! In-studio: Oklahoma Senior Games! L to R: Orion Whitney (Tennis Champion) and Wes Miller (Triathlon Champion) Oklahoma Senior Games begin August 31st through Oct. 19th, 2019 Sign Up Two Week’s Before Your Event.
Orion Whitney has been a Tennis Champ since high school and in his 50’s began his companion in the Oklahoma Senior Games. Orion was Born 1934 in Oklahoma City. He has a BS in Chemical Engineering from Oklahoma University and was also commissioned as 2nd Lt in 1957 in the USAF – A MS in Industrial Engineering from Oklahoma State University in 1966 and he retired after 20 years in 1978 from the USAF career. Plus Orion received a Bronze star for his service in Vietnam in 1966. Orion has been Married to Hedi Whitney for 63 years and they have 6 children(2 sons deceased) and reside in Midwest City, Oklahoma.
Wesley (Wes) Miller was born and raised on a farm in western Oklahoma (Thomas Oklahoma), Wes has pursued three careers during his life; Farming, Teaching, and the Oilfield. Four years ago, my son-in-law saw me run/walk a 5K and offered to be my coach. I did an indoor triathlon series and was hooked.
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