Inspiring through jump rope, Nat Jackson strives to promote wellness and conditioning

The "Jumprope King" shows of his speed jumping skills in this New Day segment.

SEATTLE - Jumping roping is not just for kids, and Nat Jackson is living proof. Jackson is the fastest rump roper of his age. At 73-years-old, he set a new national jump rope speed record back in April on Steve Harvey's show "Forever Young." 

Jackson is a motivational speaker, dubbed the "Jumprope King" by USA Jump Rope, and aims to inspire the importance of wellness and optimal conditioning through high-speed rope jumping. 

In this New Day segment, Jackson shows off some of his skills with a jump rope. 

To learn more about Jackson, his story, and wellness, visit his website

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