Sign up with your email address to be the first to know about new products, VIP offers, blog features & more.

Alex Rodriguez: Jennifer Lopez Is an ‘Incredible Athlete’ – Celebrity News


His workout buddy! Alex Rodriguez opened up about hitting the gym with girlfriend Jennifer Lopez ahead of hosting the UFC GYM Kendall Grand Opening in Miami on Thursday, August 10.

“Jennifer is an incredible athlete,” Rodriguez, 42, exclusively told Us Weekly. “She’s a former star athlete going back to junior high [and] high school. And we both just love the fitness space, we like to work out. We work out together, we workout apart. Yeah, she’s great.”

J.Lo and A-Rod’s Couple Style Is a Home Run

When asked what his favorite asset on a woman is, he quipped to Us: “Intelligence!”

The former Yankees third baseman and Lopez, 48, have been dating for a couple of months now. They first made their red carpet debut as a couple at the Met Gala on May 1.

“Everything’s good,” he said of their relationship.

Jennifer Lopez’s Best Hairstyles Ever

When not working, Rodriguez and the Shades of Blue actress spend time with their kids together. Rodriguez is dad of daughters Natasha, 12, and Ella, 9, with ex-wife Cynthia Scurtis, while Lopez and ex-husband Marc Anthony share 9-year-old twins Emme and Max.

“Number one, it starts with my family. I just retired a year ago almost today, and I can’t believe how busy I’ve stayed. I’m having a great deal of fun. Family is good,” Rodriguez told Us. “I would describe them as very athletic, but they’re very broad with their talents. They’re very good with music, good dancers, good students. I’m a father — I’ll stay here all day talking about my daughters,” he added, laughing.

Jennifer Lopez’s Sexiest Selfies of All Time

Rodriguez, however, isn’t as good on his feet — according to Natasha and Ella. The pair, who say their dad is “very, very happy” these days, were quick to note that he’s not the best dancer.

“We like to teach him how to dance,” Natasha told Us at the event. “Not even close. But he likes to do it, and it’s the passion that counts.”

Want stories like these delivered straight to your phone? Download the Us Weekly iPhone app now!

For the latest celebrity entertainment, news and lifestyle videos, subscribe to Us Weekly’s YouTube Page.

Celebrity news bought to you in partnership with Celebrity Style Site and Celebrity Style Site.



Browse the latest celebrity style news

No Comments Yet.

What do you think?

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *