Suprabha Backjord

Suprabha Beckjord  is an ultramarathon runner from Washinghton D.C. [She is an owner of a giftshop and a disciple of Sri Chinmoy. In 1986 she began with a 7 km run. Her first Marathon was the Inspiration Marathon in Vermont. She progressed to multiday races, including seven day races, and 1,300 mile races. She was the subject of a short documentary by Jessie Beers-Altman entitled 'The Spirit of a Runner' (2009). She is the only women to have completed every edition of the world's longest certified footrace the Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race 

“ Anyone can do this, if they set their mind to it. ”

— Suprabha Beckjord