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INSTA Q&A RECAP: most common answers! ✨
WE LOVED GETTING TO KNOW WHAT SPARKS YOU! Last week's insta story Q&A got such an amazing response, we just HAD to write a blog post about all your answers! Read on to hear about everyone's fave female athletes and inspirational women, and discover some cool new blogs and podcasts to check out!
💪FAVE FEMALE ATHLETES
The most answered question! There were sooo many different names from many different sports, and we're so proud that our JOLYN girls, Harriet Brown, Lizzie Welborn, and Mariafe Artacho del Solar, were amongst the most common answers!
The other most answered female athletes are listed below - check them out on insta, or if you're looking for some inspiration, google their names to read about their stories 🙌
🏋️♀️ CROSS FIT / WEIGHTLIFTING 🏋️♀️
- Tia-Clair Toomey
🏄♀️ SURFING 🏄♀️
- Sally Fitzgibbons
- Bethany Hamilton
- Stephanie Gilmore
- Alana Blanchard
🏊♀️ SWIMMING 🏊♀️
- Katie Ledecky
- Sophie Pascoe
- Cate & Bronte Campbell
- Ariarne Titmus
- Emma McKeon
- Brianna Throssell
- Emily Seebohm
🎾 TENNIS 🎾
- Serena Williams
👯♀️FAVE INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN
You all look up to some pretty INCREDIBLE and STRONG women who have made a huge impact on the world and inspired a whole generation of young women.
From actresses Emma Watson, Shailene Woodley and Zendaya, to author JK Rowling, entertainer/actress Oprah Winfrey and former first lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, we loved reading such a mixed bag of responses from this question!
Aside from all these well known women, one of the most common answers was MUM ❤️ all Mums are very special, and just as inspirational as the rest of the names here!
We're so glad to hear that our JOLYN blog is one of your faves! If you've already read all of our blog posts (#hardcorefangirl), some other cool blogs recommended by our followers to check out are:
Harriet Brown's 'Body Image' blog post was also recommended by one of our JOLYN lovers. This post really embodies what JOLYN is all about - empowering women to embrace the skin they're in and feel confident no matter what! Check it out here
"Be grateful for what your body allows you to do; run, jump, swim, cook, sleep and dance. Don’t let your doubts and insecurities dictate you living your best life. Get out there, rock your bikini, dive into the surf and chase your dreams."
- Harriet Brown
Next time you're driving to school, training or work, or when you go to put your earphones in before beginning your run, walk or gym workout - switch out the tunes for one of these inspirational podcasts!
Our most common answer was The Health Code - a podcast about all things health, fitness, lifestyle, relationships, and building your dream career. Other cool ones to check out include:
SO THERE YOU GO - our most common answers from the Q&A! We hope you've discovered a new blog or podcast that you love, or found some inspiration from one of the incredible women named in this blog. One of your faves missing from our lists? Leave us a comment below! NEXT Q&A COMING SOON ✨
JOLYN Australia x.