The Wider Image: Don't call us grannies: Meet Japan's senior cheer squad
Fumie Takino, 89, the founder of a senior cheer squad called Japan Pom Pom, wears a protective face mask as she stretches with other members of Japan Pom Pom during a weekly practice session, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Tokyo, Japan, April 12, 2021. Picture taken April 12, 2021. "Right at the start, we weren't very happy about being called 'granny cheer dancers,'" said Takino. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon SEARCH "KYUNG-HOON CHEER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES.