Span classnews_dtjul 16 2014spannbsp018332subscribe for more breaking news httpsmarturlitassociatedpress a 40yearold mother of two is one of the newest member of the new orleans cheerleading.
Span classnews_dtjul 17 2014spannbsp018332lewis is now only one of two nfl cheerleaders age 40 or older the other is 45yearold laura vikmanis who has been a member of the cincinnati bengals cheerleading team for the past five years lewis family.
It may not seem profound that a 40 year old woman tackled her dream of becoming a nfl cheerleader but when you consider what she was up against in our tweaked and youth skewed beauty culture i would beg to differ.
Yahoogma has the details on lewis who suffers from kidney disease there were a lot of young beautiful girls lewis told abc news of her competition who ranged in age from 18 to 30 it was.
Span classnews_dtjul 16 2014spannbsp018332introducing the new orleans saints newest cheerleader a 40yearold mother of two mississippis kriste lewis fended off tough competition from women nearly than half her age to win a spot on the coveted saintsations team for 201415.
Earlier this month kristie lewis a 40yearold mother of two and the oldest woman to ever try out to be a new orleans saints cheerleader made the squad lewis is now the secondoldest nfl cheerleader in the league just five years younger than cincinnati bengals dancer laura vikmanis.
Laura was 40 years old and a single mom when she made the choice to be one of the few of the elite a professional cheerleader this book has adult sections and they should not take away from the message of the story i give laura much credit credit for not giving up when life kept kicking her in the butt as many others have.
Laura lynette vikmanis previously robb born september 10 1968 is an american dietitian personal trainer and dancer who was a professional cheerleader for the cincinnati bengals the cheerleading squad of the cincinnati bengals she was the oldest cheerleader in national football league history at 40 years of age when she.