Category: Fitness

Beauty

Michelle Neri Rangel, a 27-year-old beauty dressed in a red evening gown with long curly hair, smiled brightly when her name was called as the winner of the…

People: Gerson

Gerson was born in the state of São Paulo, and moved to Rio ten years ago. “I moved to Rio because I wanted to make my dreams come…

People: Marc

Marc was born 40 miles outside of Rio in Petrópolis. He lives in the hip Botafogo neighborhood, which he compares to New York’s Chelsea neighborhood. From the first…

People: Leo

Leo moved to Rio de Janeiro to be a model. Although he lives across the Bay in Niterói, with his partner of five years and their dogs, he…

People: Italo

Italo is a really cool guy. He was born and raised in Rio. I have heard about him through a mutual friend. One day, by coincidence, I met…

People: Lucio

When I first talked to Lucio we were both in New York City. It was sad because we talked just the night before he was leaving. We even…

People: Gustavo

I had just finished a photo shoot when I met Gustavo at Flamengo Park skating, which piqued my interest. I walked up to him and asked if he…

Flamengo Beach

Gustavo runs along the shores of Flamengo Beach. Flamengo Beach is known as a local beach where there is far less tourists than, say, Ipanema or Copacabana beaches.

Flamengo Park

Cyclists, skaters, and runners enjoy Avenida Infante Dom Henrique in Flamengo Park.

Sun and Fitness

Copacabana is known for its beach life, beautiful bodies, and, well, the sun. There are muscle boys. There are runners. There are bikers. There are all kinds of…