Ben Chan

One Ultra-Powered Kidney

When Ben Chan, an IT Manager from Queens, found out that his friend and mentor needed a kidney, he didn't think twice. It was only after donating his kidney that Ben realized he would need to adopt a more active lifestyle. From competing in obstacle course races with friends to marathons and ultra marathons, Ben has not only become a seasoned runner, but a beloved member of the local running community, known best for his trademark cowboy hat and leopard print pants.

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