Date of birth: April 30, 1933 (Age: 83 years)
Height: 5′ 6″ (168 cm)
Weight: 158 pounds (72 kg)
Shoe size: 9, 5(US)/42(EU)
Hair colour: Light brown
Eye Color: Hazel
It seems that Willie Nelson is not going to lag behind the youth. He’s so active, energetic and cheerful, that we really envy him.
Just a couple of years ago, Willie was an often visitor of a gym. He trained a lot with his personal trainer, alongside with tae kwon do.
Nelson said that physical training is a vitally important thing. This man never gave up workouts and even in such respected age he keeps on keeping fit. According to Willie Nelson, physical trainings help him to keep pace and to move ahead in his singing activity.
The country singer jokes that his muscles will blame him and even curse if he misses spends one day without doing anything. He believes that his physical work at the gym contributes his success in any other sphere.
In addition to training at the gym, Willie practices jogging. He also likes playing golf. Besides, when there is even a little of time, Willie masters his martial arts skills.
Tae kwon do is a well-known art of self-defense. Now, imagine – Willie Nelson possesses a back bet in this fighting art.
Having starred in several films, Nelson had somehow get ready for the roles. Of course he didn’t have to show the proficiency of Jackie Chan, but still some roles required a grounded physical basis. For this reason, there was time when Nelson practiced weightlifting and climbing.
It seems that such gifted people as Nelson are very busy and have no free time. But, Willie says quite the opposite think. Training for him is not only a way of staying in shape, but it’s how he fills his leisure time.
Here is an advice from Willie Nelson: if you want to avoid stress or at least reduce its influence on your organism – do sport.
Willie is not alone in his sport passion. His wife and his kind also go in for sport. Since the early childhood, the singer tried to bring kids up in this spirit.