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Furthermore Asks: Victor Cruz

The stylish football players shares inspiration on and off the field.

High-performance living is about much more than just working out. It encompasses everything from physical and mental wellbeing to personal style and motivation. Bringing this philosophy to life, Furthermore Elite is a series of animated GIFs that features influencers from the worlds of fashion, sports, food, culture and music:

Victor Cruz is just as good at turning heads on the red carpet as he does on the football field. In fact, the wide receiver for the New York Giants was recently named the best dressed athlete by Sports Illustrated. So, of course, when we photographed Cruz for our Furthermore Elite GIF series, he came dressed to impressed in a royal blue Tommy Hilfiger suit, Cement Leisure sneakers, and other fashionable duds. Get to know the pro athlete and budding fashion icon via the Furthermore Questionnaire.

What's your typical workout?
A full body, high intensity workout which usually involves a 30-minute dynamic warm up

Your current fitness goal:
To maintain my current weight and continue to get stronger 

Favorite healthy meal:
Kale salad with salmon

Favorite decadent meal:
Surf and turf

Favorite vacation:
Vieques, Puerto Rico

What's your favorite way to relax?
A 20-minute meditation, preferably in a hammock somewhere in the Hamptons

Most extravagant item on your shopping list:
My watch

Book currently on your bedside table:
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

What or who motivates you?
My daughter Kennedy

Best advice you've ever received:
"Finish everything you start."