Along with a balanced diet, physical exercise is one of the secrets to a long and healthy life. But strenuous, compulsive exercise can be just as detrimental to health as chugging ice cream in front of the TV set. In fact, more and more people are using exercise as a way to feel like they are in control over their bodies and lives, instead of just a means of staying in shape.
From Lindsey Vonn to Maria Sharapova,the portraits of 6 inspiring female athletes. Women in sports are utterly under-represented. Anyone who has a TV in their home or has walked by a sports bar has seen a football match, and there’s a 99,99% chance that this match involved male players. So this is my very small and humble contribution to put in the spotlight some of the amazing female athletes that inspire me.