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The oldest person to climb Mount Fuji last year was 93-year-old Masashi Toyoda, from Toyohashi, Aichi Prefecture, according to records at Fujisan Hongu Sengen Taisha, a shrine at the foot of the mountain.

“My body is not as strong as before, but I would like to climb (Fuji) again this year,” said Toyoda enthusiastically.

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