Martin  Parnell

Martin Parnell

Martin Parnell is author of MARATHON QUEST and RUNNING TO THE EDGE and speaks on having a “Finish the Race Attitude – Overcoming Obstacles to Achieve Your Full Potential”. Martin has written for, or been covered by CNN, BBC, CBC, The Huffington Post, The Globe and Mail, The National Post, Runners World, Men’s Journal, Canadian Business, and Maclean’s. In a five-year period, from 2010 to 2014, Martin completed 10 extreme endurance “Quests” including running 250 marathons in one year and raising $1.3m for the humanitarian organization Right To Play. Find out more about Martin at and see what he can do for you in the long run. In November, 2016, Martin supported and ran a marathon in Afganistan in support of girls and women's right to play. He is a long-time fundraiser for Right To Play. Martin is, also, a professional speaker.