I've always been obsessed with Gigi Hadid, and the reason is simple: She radiates health. From her glowing complexion to her strong, toned physique, it's clear the Victoria's Secret model is doing right by her body on a daily basis. And as a health editor, I have endless admiration for anyone who puts wellness first.
The past few weeks have delivered perfect temperatures, pastel pink blossoms, and striking blue skies. As I watched the seasons change around me, I packed away my wool sweaters, chopped a few inches off my hair, and ordered a pair of metallic sneakers. While I was at it, I decided to swap my steady diet of yoga and running for something a little more fierce: boxing.
Why boxing? Other than the fact that new boxing studios have popped up all over New York City over the past few months, making it a more accessible workout than ever, boxing is Gigi's workout of choice. In fact, she boxes every single day. Why couldn't I do the same?
So, as part of my spring update, I decided to box every day for a week. Here's what happened.