52. Yolanda Holder, Guinness World Record Holder - The Walking Diva, Original
Today's guest is a professional Endurance Ultra Marathon Walker and a 2-time Guinness World Record holder for “Most Marathons Completed in a Calendar Year”, finishing a staggering 106 marathons/ultras in 2010 and breaking her own record in 2012 finishing 120 marathons/ultras. She is the first African American to Run or Walk over 100 marathons in a calendar year and the first woman in the world to ever do it twice. In total she has power walked over 540 marathons/ultras.
What's special and close to her heart is “Extreme Walk 4 Diabetes” an annual event she founded in honor of her parents. Losing both parents to this horrible disease has made a profound impact on her life. She walks with experience and speaks from the heart. Her purpose in life is to inspire and motivate everyone to take care of their health by walking 30 minutes a day every day.
Her name is Yolanda Holder and she is also a devoted wife, mother of two grown children, motivational speaker and author.
The host is Peter Jumrukovski a World medalist, author and public speaker with the mission to help as many people as possible to achieve their dreams. For more info on him visit www.ilsuccess.com or www.thegoalbook.com
Sponsor: Hästens Los Angeles - Bringing the World's Best Sleep To Southern California
Music and production: Tobi Fanoiki
Advisor: Malick Jarboh
It is Free