Nike's new ad features an 86-year-old woman nicknamed the 'Iron Nun'

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Youth Has No Age Limit: Nike Unveils Unlimited Youth Film

Nike's new advertisement, which is now going viral, proves age is just a number. That's because their inspirational message features an 86-year-old woman who is in better shape than any of us will ever be.

It's part of the company's "Unlimited" campaign, and this exceptional lady is the star of one of their films, defying beauty and age misconceptions worldwide.

Fans have nicknamed her the 'Iron Nun', because Sister Madonna Buder has completed over 45 Ironman races. She finished her first race at 55, broke records in the 80-84 age range, amongst other accomplishments.

Despite her age, she is inspiring people everywhere with her words of wisdom and energy. "The only failure is not to try, because your effort in itself is a success," she said. "One step at a time makes a marathon."

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NTP: Brazil's 'Most handsome elderly man' pageant
Contestant Abel Jose Nunes, 94, struts on the catwalk during the annual "Most Handsome Elderly Man" contest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. According to the Sao Paulo Health Secretary, the event intends to provide moments of leisure, raise self-esteem and promote the beauty of the old age. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
Contestants watch a belly dancer perfrom during the annual "Most Handsome Elderly Man" contest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. According to the Sao Paulo Health Secretary, the event intends to provide moments of leisure, raise self-esteem and promote the beauty of the old age. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
Contestant Evilazio Barroso Torres, 90, poses for the judges during the annual "Most Handsome Elderly Man" contest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. According to the Sao Paulo Health Secretary, the event intends to provide moments of leisure, raise self-esteem and promote the beauty of the old age. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
Contestants attend the annual "Most Handsome Elderly Man" contest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. According to the Sao Paulo Health Secretary, the event intends to provide moments of leisure, raise self-esteem and promote the beauty of the old age. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
Ivete Verzoni, 82, cheers as she watches her elderly boyfriend participate in the annual "Most Handsome Elderly Man" contest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. According to the Sao Paulo Health Secretary, the event intends to provide moments of leisure, raise self-esteem and promote the beauty of the old age. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
Aureo do Nascimento, 63, center, performs during the annual "Most Handsome Elderly Man" contest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. According to the Sao Paulo Health Secretary, the event intends to provide moments of leisure, raise self-esteem and promote the beauty of the old age. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
Evilazio Barroso Torres', 90, shoes shine while he participates in the the annual "Most Handsome Elderly Man" contest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. According to the Sao Paulo Health Secretary, the event intends to provide moments of leisure, raise self-esteem and promote the beauty of the old age. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
A woman cheers as she watches the annual "Most Handsome Elderly Man" contest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. According to the Sao Paulo Health Secretary, the event intends to provide moments of leisure, raise self-esteem and promote the beauty of the old age. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
Contestants watch a belly dancer perform during the annual "Most Handsome Elderly Man" contest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. According to the Sao Paulo Health Secretary, the event intends to provide moments of leisure, raise self-esteem and promote the beauty of the old age. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
Aureo do Nascimento, 63, celebrates after winning the annual "Most Handsome Elderly Man" contest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. According to the Sao Paulo Health Secretary, the event intends to provide moments of leisure, raise self-esteem and promote the beauty of the old age. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
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