Athlete Spotlight - Heather "Anish" Anderson

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New this year to the Flora ambassador team is Anish Hikes (Heather Anderson). She has set the self-supported FKT on the Pacific Crest Trail, Appalachian Trail, and the Arizona Trail. She's kind of our hero. You can learn more about her in the athlete spotlight below.

Full Name: Heather Anderson Nickname: Anish Birthday: 7/11/1981 Age I am: 35 Age I feel: Ageless My occupation: Personal Trainer and Public Speaker What I do for a living: Coach, Adventure, Speak, Repeat Resident of: Washington Grew up: Michigan First job: Pollinating Corn Childhood ambition: Author Dodgeball or kickball: Dodgeball Sunrises or sunsets: Both Introvert or extrovert: Introvert Morning or night: Night Messy or clean: In between Tea or coffee: Coffee! Chocolate or vanilla: Both! Peanut butter or jelly: Both! Mac or PC: No preference Ferris wheel or roller coaster: Ferris Wheel Inspired by: Nature Favorite movie: Napoleon Dynamite Passionate about: Living Music when running: Sometimes One word to describe me: Tenacious Wouldn’t be caught dead: In heels Not many people know: Me Tattoos: Not yet If I had a superpower: I’d use it Pets: I wish Perfect day: Every one I indulge on: Anything I want Hidden talent: Irish Dancing Workout routine: Running What I eat before a run: Whatever sounds good Amazing meal: Sushi, Thai, Ethiopian... Dessert is: Chocolate Midnight snack: Whatever is handy Fueled by: Udo’s Oil (US/CA) & 7 Sources Flora products I love: Flor-Essence Cream (US/CA) & Floravital (US/CA) Average weekly mileage: 75 Twitter: Facebook or website: