Julia Vins breaks all kinds of stereotypes for female bodybuilders.
Julia is a 17-year-old Russian powerlifter with the muscles of Charles Atlas and the face of a porcelain doll.
Julia never dreamed of becoming a powerlifter. She originally went to the gym in search of strength and self-confidence, but fell in love with the sport.
Stop Sippin’ the Haterade
Julia knows there will be people who do not respect her choice, but she feels there is nothing to be gained by trying to defame someone who is following their dream.
Julia admits she has a lot of critics.
Julia is happy with the way she looks, and doesn’t care if society agrees with it or not.
Julia is an amazing individual who embraces her uniqueness. We need more of her in the world!
Photos courtesy of Julia Vins.