Tara Discusses Longevity In The Wrestling Business

WickedLocal.com has a new article online featuring quotes from Tara. Below is an excerpt:

“I guess I’m just a lucky girl who eats, breathes and sleeps professional wrestling,” Tara joked during a recent phone interview. “But really, the reason I’m so grounded is I truly love what I do with all of my heart. I’ve had a passion for this business forever, and that’s what still drives me today. I absolutely love what I do, and I want to be able to enjoy every single second of it.”

“The average female wrestler is in the business for maybe five or six years, but like I said before, I really love what I do,” she explained. “When my music hits, I cannot believe or explain the rush I still get from the crowd every time I walk through the curtain. It absolutely still sends a jolt right through me.”

“The good thing is I’ve been able to save my money and start to look at what life’s going to be after my wrestling days are over,” added Tara, who recently opened a restaurant in Chicago with her husband. “I love this life, and it’s still so much fun for me, but I’ll know when the time is right to step away.”

“I love working with TNA,” Tara said. “The events are so much more than just a wrestling match. I love the fact that we really get the chance to get out there and meet with the fans. The TNA events are very family-friendly, and we try the best we can to make every card a special event for the fans that pay their money to see us.”

“I’m still having a great time in the business, and, knock on wood, besides a torn elbow and a torn ACL, I’ve been pretty healthy over the years,” Tara said. “I’ve been lucky to remain fairly healthy for most of my career.”

“Brooke is getting better in the ring every day,” Tara said about her tag-team partner, who she will team up with in Plymouth to take on the tag team of Rosita and Sarita. “Someone I really like is Rosita. She’s so young, but you watch her in the ring and you can see how far she’s come in such a short period of time. Check back in three or four years, and with that much more experience, she’s going to be something special to watch.”

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  • TNA@@WWE

    I dunno about you guys, but I LOVE the stuff Tara wears that shows off her fat butt! :)

  • HPK

    Tara is So Sexy…and @ 40 yrs old…She is bangin' !!!

  • Carl Manning

    Big fan of Tara. I remember her as Victoria. Her and Brooke are two hotties I could watch all day everyday.

  • ricardo navarro

    I AM BIG FAN OF TARA FOR WHAT SHE DID IN THE WRESTLING BUSINESS N I LOV TO SEE HER WRESTLER AGAIN GAIL KIN