Laker Girl Fitness Profile - Jennifer

Q: What advice would you give to aspiring performers who would like to be professional dancers when they grow up?

A: My advice to aspiring professional dancers is to keep a healthy body and mind. Dancing is a high cardiovascular activity, so it's important to maintain healthy habits like stretching, eating right and keeping up on dance technique. I feel dancers must try to stay positive and establish goals for themselves. The hard work will pay off! It took me three times to become a Laker Girl, but I never gave up!

Q: What was your favorite activity/sport as a kid?

A: I've been an athlete all my life, but my favorite sport growing up was definitely track & field. I loved sprinting and long jump!

Q: What do you eat on a game day?

A: On game days I like to make sure I eat healthy carbohydrates such as bananas, oranges or apples. These help fuel my energy to dance throughout an entire game and don’t make me feel sluggish.

Back to Fitness Profiles

Jennifer's Profiles

Recent Stories on

Recent Videos

Related Content