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Meet the names and faces behind be present!


Amy

Founded be present in 2002

Hometown: Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Favorite be present items: Agility Pant, Nylon Racerbak Bra, Modal U-Neck Tee, French Terry Hoodie

What it means to you to “be present”: not having shpilkes, enjoying what I'm doing

When not at be present, can most likely be found:  skiing Vail

Favorite music: Neil Diamond, Kid Rock & Jerry Garcia

 


 

Jon

Founded be present in 2002

Hometown: Edina, Minnesota

Favorite be present items: Long and Short Sleeve Tree Tees, Movement Pant, French Terry Hoodie, Baja Short

What it means to you to “be present”: enjoying life with my family and friends

When not at be present, can most likely be found: in the back bowls of Vail or Summer Phish Tour

 


 

Kim

Been with be present since: 2007

Hometown: Omaha, NE

Favorite be present items: Versatility Long and French Terry Crescent Hoodie

What it means to you to “be present”: to me being present means to enjoy where I am one moment at a time and being free from distractions

When not at be present, can most likely be found:  in the yoga studio

Favorite hobbies: live music, any outdoor activity

Favorite food: pizza

 

 


Maggie

Been with be present since: September 2007

Hometown: Dyer, Indiana

Favorite be present items: I’m a Mobility purist.  Winter top: Long Sleeve Tree Tee; Summer top: Easy Cami; Year-round: Renew Ribbed Tank as a layering piece

What it means to you to “be present”: In the words of Wayne Campbell, “LIVE IN THE NOW!”

When not at be present, can most likely be found: at CrossFit South Denver, on a patio, or in the mountains 

Favorite hobbies: olympic lifting, soccer, cooking, Chicago sports, snowboarding and playing with my 2 boxers.

Favorite food:  tacos, wings, chips & salsa, dark chocolate and bacon

Favorite yoga pose: Parsva Bakasana

Favorite quote: “Cubs win” – Harry Caray

 


Molly

Been with be present since:  since July 2007

Hometown: New Orleans, Louisiana (via South Florida)

Favorite be present items: Easy Cami, Agility Pant

What it means to you to “be present”:  Staying focused in the moment and appreciating every moment as it happens.

When not at be present, can most likely be found:  At her dance studio

Favorite hobbies: Tribal belly dancing

Favorite food: Cheese

Favorite quote: “The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn, like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars…” – Jack Kerouac

 


Rob

Been with be present since: August 29, 2012

Hometown: Denver, Colorado

Favorite be present items: Practice Pant, Baja Short

What it means to you to “be present”: To live in the moment

When not at be present, can most likely be found: Happy hour, brew pubs, a mountain trail or ski slope

Favorite hobbies: Mountain Biking, Snowboarding, playing the guitar

Favorite music: Muse, Primus, Band of Horses

Favorite book: As I lay Dying

Favorite food: Pizza, Sushi

Favorite yoga pose: Warrior II

Favorite place to visit or vacation spot: Mexico

 


Johnine

 

Been with be present since: November 2006

Hometown: Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania

Favorite be present item: Dancer Cami and Agility Pant

What it means to you to “be present”: Focus on the moment.

When not at be present, can most likely be found: hiking in the mountains

Favorite hobbies: Dancing, hiking, backpacking and art

Favorite food: Thai

Favorite yoga pose: Pigeon


Brian

 

Been with be present since: 2009

Hometown: San Jose, California

Favorite be present item: Baja Short

What it means to you to “be present”: "Yesterday is history, tomorrow's a mystery and today is a gift; that's why they call it the present." - Unknown

When not at be present, can most likely be found: with my dog doing whatever we want

Favorite hobbies: Gaming and 4-wheeling

Favorite food: Hamburgers

Favorite TV show: Top Gear