Vessa Rockliff

 Life pursuits: Vessa Rockliff and I talk about family and footy at Madame Wu.

Life pursuits: Vessa Rockliff and I talk about family and footy at Madame Wu.

Partner: Daly Cherry-Evans, 27, Manly Seas Eagles.

Profession: Mum of two, Navi, 3 and Harvie, 1.

When and how did you meet? We met in 2008 at Harbord Hilton in NSW through a mutual friend.

Who inspires you? My Mum - she left school, worked very hard and is now running her own successful graphic design business in Surry Hills.

Best thing about being a mum? Watching them grow up and getting to do kid things again - they bring out the inner child in you.

Greatest achievement? Starting a family.

Career aspirations? I am a qualified personal trainer so I would like to get back into that at some stage.

How do you stay healthy and keep fit? I exercise and eat as well as I possibly can.

Ultimate workout? F45 - I enjoy a mixture of high intensity interval training and strength conditioning.
 
Describe your style: Simple, casual, sports-luxe.

Hobbies/interests? Keeping active, being outdoors and dining out.

Fave beauty product? Concealer.

Fave sports brand? Nike.

Every day essentials? Phone, wallet, dry shampoo.

Staple wardrobe must have? Denim shorts.

How do you treat yourself? I get my nails done.

Celeb man crush? Tom Hardy, James Franco and Zac Efron.

Fave instagrammer? Gigi Hadid.

Greatest indulgence? Wine.

Fave destination? Bali.

Your biggest fear? Something happening to the girls.

What brings you the greatest joy? Hanging out as a family.

What should every woman try at least once in her life? A girls trip.

Bucket list? To travel America.

What advice would you give to your younger self? Just be yourself.

Quote that you live by? Treat others how you like to be treated.

Best thing about Daly playing NRL? The people you get to meet.

Worst? Being in the public eye.

What's his best attribute? Kindness, he thinks about others a lot.

His worst habit? Chewing his nails and being on his phone.

Any pre-game or day game rituals? We go for family breakfast on game days.

A talent Daly has outside of footy? He's really good at trivia and problem solving.

If you had to choose another team for Daly to play for other than Many, what team and why? Gold Coast Titans, I think we would enjoy it - being so close to the beach.

Where do you see yourself in five years time? In a career, married with potentially more kids. Overall just happy and loving life.
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WE WENT TO: Madame Wu Eagle Street Pier

WE ATE: Wagyu dumplings, pork buns, chicken ribs, piju ju snapper, braised beef cheeks.

WE DRANK: Rose and Bom Balam cocktail

VESSA WORE: Vintage dress from NYC, Freelance shoes.

KAYLA WORE: Camilla and Marc jacket, Zara shirt, Glassons denim, Windsor Smith shoes || MUA Janise Chan @jdolls