92-year-old local publicist to compete in track event

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Entertainment publicist Julian Myers, 92.

Julian Myers, the 92-year-old head of Julian Myers Public Relations, will compete in nine events June 5 in the California State Senior Games at CalTech in Pasadena. He is the American champion for his age group in the 3,000 meter run for the years 2006, 2007 and 2008, and has raced in 25 marathons. He is scheduled to compete in the 50-meter, 100-meter, 200-meter, 400-meter, 800-meter and 1,500-meter runs, as well as long jump, triple jump and javelin.

“I do it to stay young and publicize AmigoDay,” Myers said in a press release. Myers and his wife founded AmigoDay six years ago. “For AmigoDay you just greet anyone anywhere, your way, any month’s first Sunday,” he explained.