Guinness World Record

Multi-Guinness World Records

Martin Parnell is a keynote speaker, author, 5 time Guinness World Record holder, world class endurance athlete and philanthropist. In 2014, for his book "MARATHON QUEST", Martin was listed as one of Alberta's top five authors, by CBC Radio. Martin lives in Alberta with his wife Sue. They have three children and three grand children. read more...

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Keynotes and Workshops

Martin's inspirational story will demonstrate how one person, through determination and persistence can affect change. As someone who went from the mining industry to becoming an athlete ambassador for Right To Play, Martin will take you on a journey that will both amaze and inspire. read more...

In Action

Martin has made numerous keynote presentations across Canada and the UK. Clients include Human Resource Institue of Alberta, Contron Construction, NWT Parks and Rec., Avanti Software, Sun Life Financial, Raymond James, Alberta Parks and Rec., Rotary 5360 DisCon, and Scouts Canada.


Giving Back

Free to Run’s mission is to use running, physical fitness and outdoor adventure to empower and educate women and girls who have been affected by conflict. Free to Run supports those living within conflict areas as well as those who have been forced to flee and live as refugees outside of their home countries. So please support Free to Run and make a donation.