The Wider Image: Don't call us grannies: Meet Japan's senior cheer squad
Tami Shimada, 69, a member of a senior cheer squad called Japan Pom Pom, walks home from the park with her granddaughter Elisa, 4, and daughter-in-law Tomoko, 44, in Tokyo, Japan, April 25, 2021. Picture taken April 25, 2021. "As our leader says, try anything," said Shimada. "If you're interested in something, forget about your age, forget about people saying it's no good for that reason... I think that leads to a reason to live." REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon SEARCH "KYUNG-HOON CHEER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES.