Johnny Wowk AKA "Johnny The Walker" of Peabody, Mass. has walked more than 32,000 miles in the greater Boston area.
The first to walk more then the distance of around the world with End Stage Renal Disease. His best month totaled 689 miles in 31 days within the city of Peabody. Has walked 20 or more miles in a single day 405 times.
Recorded more than 13,675 miles walked in Simon Malls setting seven mall walking records, 3 at Liberty Tree Mall and 4 at Northshore Mall.
Honored to lead off the 2012 Boston Kidney Walk at Canal Park, Cambridge, Mass, that raised more than $411,000 for the National Kidney Foundation of New England.
His story was featured on Chronicle.