Friday, July 10, 2015

Vitality


Ever since I fell in love with the sport of beach volleyball as a teenager, I've had a major girl crush on Gabrielle Reece. As an adult, my respect for her remains high as she stands as an inspiration for keeping both body and mind healthy. I love seeing the authentic way Gabrielle and Laird Hamilton interact in this interview for the ESPN Body Issue--how they joke that they're still together and how they talk about the importance of caring for your body. 

One of my favorite quotes from Gabrielle: 

"I really like that, overall, when someone sees me, I probably look like I have some vitality. I know people that are much older than I am that are loaded with vitality, and I know people much younger than me that are not. For me, it's a very powerful measure."

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