However, the daughter of billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson took to the Virgin website to offer reassurance that she had a valid reason for withdrawing.She may not be nursing illness or injury, but the 32 year old is pregnant with twins - first babies for Holly and her husband of two-and-a-half years, Freddie Andrewes.Now eight-months pregnant, it showed the 26-year-old lifting weighs - her baby-bump proudly on display in a tight black vest.
Although Holly has previously completed a marathon and has also spoken of her love of tennis and cycling, she decided that pregnancy was not the time to challenge herself physically.
It's a decision Siobhan Byrne, owner of Body Byrne Fitness and PUMA Ireland ambassador, supports.
Male web portal (and one of my favourite research tools) Ask has listed the top 10 pithy reasons as to why you're probably better off with someone who doesn't sport perfect pins or chiselled abs or a butt akin to a Victoria's Secret model.
The top reason, says relationship correspondent Jonathan Carison?
10 pros and cons you need to know about Online dating is becoming a global phenomenon and, today, it is not at all unusual for people to use dating sites to find true love.
In theory, dating sites take some of the chance out of dating, and they match you to people who have similar interests and lifestyles.
It’s not fortunes that we are talking about, but if you were to join a number of sites, the cost could soon mount up.
The flip side to that is that the more expensive dating sites do provide a better matching service and it is more likely that you will meet people who taking the site seriously. It widens your net Online dating sites give you the opportunity of meeting people that you might not have otherwise met.
She believes, and has seen through her work, that there is a perfect partner for anyone of us who truly desires to find that relationship, believes they can have it, and are willing to accept it.
Gloria is an engaging and dynamic speaker and trainer who changes lives.
"I look like Chuck Bass." The scene made me think of a story I recently came across in the Globe and Mail newspaper, which termed the ability for hot women to instil changes in their men as "the babe effect" - the fact that men will "jump through hoops ... The story went on to detail the carryings on of a bunch of high-profile blokes, all of whom were being highly influenced by the "babe" they were dating. And if she was a super hot "babe", would it make any difference? Brad Pitt effectively became a philanthropic, child-adopting, motor-cycle-riding peace-lover for girlfriend Angelina Jolie.