63-Year-Old Grandmother Quits 20-Year Job For Fitness

ector1Ellen Ector, a 63-year-old mom of five and grandmother of four, is a health inspiration to thousands of people everywhere.

After 20 years as a social worker, she decided to quit her job and pursue fitness training in 2009. “I said, ‘Either you’re gonna do this fitness thing or you’ll be working for someone else for the rest of your life,’”

“I had five children and I was overweight. I took a pic of myself and I looked horrible. I had all gut and butt,” says Ellen. “But after five children what do you expect?”