American hurdler Lolo Jones has been busy keeping tabs on more than just the track and field segment of her life.
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The 2008 and 2010 World Indoor Champion over 60m hurdles, is also busy taking care of her dating live – but revealed that it is tough staying pure until she gets married.
“It’s just something, a gift that I want to give to my husband,” HBO’s “Real Sports” clip quoted Jones as saying. “But please, understand, this journey has been hard.
“If there’s virgins out there, I’m going to let them know, it’s the hardest thing I’ve ever done in my life — harder than training for the Olympics, harder than graduating from college, has been to stay a virgin before marriage.”
She also admitted: “I’ve been tempted.
“I’ve had guys tell me, ‘You know, if you have sex, it will help you run faster.’ ”
POSES FOR ESPN MAGAZINE
The 29-year-old is no stranger nudity after admitting that “I posed naked for ESPN magazine!”
However, she pointed out that: “The whole premise behind the shoot was not to create sex appeal, but to portray a strong, beautiful, athletic woman and I think we achieved that.”