The World's Greatest Walker, Johnny Wowk, aka "Johnny The Walker" from the greater Boston area has walked more than 32,450 miles with End Stage Renal Disease. Started keeping track in 1993 while walking the streets of North Shore. Not including all the miles he walked making security rounds and plant inspections for thirteen years. Now twenty, up to thirty three miles in a single day 405 times. His living room wall is full of walking awards and newspaper articles.
Operations and surgeries wont stop him, he's still walking. This Polish-Ukrainian warrior (mother Polish, father Ukrainian, both born in Europe) has Set three never been done before walking records in the Liberty Tree Mall Danvers Mass and four never been done before walking records in Northshore Mall Peabody, Mass. Walked outdoors for years in snow and rain in the frigid cold New England winters, and through searing heat and high humid summers. Started off the 2012 Boston Kidney walk as the designated lead walker followed by an estimated 2000 walkers up and down the Charles River (4.5 mi) that raised more than $411,000 for the National Kidney Foundation of New England. His story was featured on Channel 5 Chronicle. Rarely eats in restaurants, cooks his own style of organic foods.
Johnny Wowk aka Johnny The Walker
has been eating and promoting organic foods years before Dr. Oz and other so called "TV Doctors" came on the scene.
He has trained his body to tell him what to eat and not to eat, and it works. He's been writing a book for years that he hopes to have finished by Spring of 2015.