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Happy Birthday Ernestine Shepherd! | Local bodybuilder turns 85

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BALTIMORE, MD (WEAA) — WEAA is celebrating Ernestine Shepherd, an 85-year old competitive bodybuilder, personal trainer and model! 

 

The Guinness Book of World Records recognized her as one of the oldest professional bodybuilders in the world.

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  Born June 16, 1936, the Baltimore native didn't start training until she was 56. 

 

Ernestine joined WEAA guest host Anthony McCarthy on June 15 and Dr. Kaye on June 16. 

 

Click below to hear her secrets to happiness, long life and her favorite inspirational quote from Audrey Hepburn! 

 

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June 16 interview with Dr. Kaye

 

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Baltimore native, Micarie Kemp has always been passionate about working in the media.