Haley Anderson

By
Photography Sebastian Kim

Published July 4, 2016

SWIMSUIT: POLO RALPH LAUREN. STYLING: MIGUEL ENAMORADO. COSMETICS: ARMANI, INCLUDING MAESTRO GLOW NOURISHING FUSION MAKEUP. HAIR PRODUCTS: BUMBLE AND BUMBLE, INCLUDING SPRAY DE MODE. HAIR: LAURENT PHILIPPON FOR BUMBLE AND BUMBLE. MAKEUP: KRISTI MATAMOROS FOR ARMANI BEAUTY/FRANK REPS. SET DESIGN: JULIET JERNIGAN/CLM. PRODUCTION: BO ZHANG/MANAGEMENT ARTISTS. DIGITAL TECHNICIAN: NATALIA READ-HARBER. SPECIAL THANKS: STUDIO 250.

2012 Olympic silver medalist.

SPORT: Swimming, including marathon 10-kilometer.

AGE: 24.

HOMETOWN: Granite Bay, CA.

DO YOU HAVE ANY RITUALS OR SUPERSTITIONS? I get my nails done before a race and fix my goggles a million times. I also travel with a pillow pet.

GREATEST FEAR: I’m afraid of matches, lighting matches. As an open-water swimmer, I’m also afraid of alligators.

DEATH ROW MEAL: Pizza.

CHOSEN SUPER POWER: Teleporting, so I wouldn’t have to travel.

WHO WERE YOU IN A PAST LIFE? A good family pet. Maybe a dog.

PET PEEVE: When my boyfriend puts the toilet paper roll on facing the wrong way.

WHO WOULD YOU MOST LIKE TO MEET? Adele. 

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