Serena Williams has teamed up with Meghan Markle for the first episode of her new podcast, ‘Archetypes’, which debuted today on Spotify.
The Serena Ventures founder posed in a photo on instagram with Markle, as well as her daughter Olympia Ohanian. For the occasion, Williams wore a Nike tank top with coordinating black leggings, accented with the brand’s signature Swoosh logo and a heart pendant necklace.
Olympia matched her mom’s sporty outfit, wearing a ruffled top with leggings and lace-up sneakers. Markle, meanwhile, wore a denim dress with a tied belt and a smooth overcoat.
“Loved talking about so many important topics with my dear friend Meghan as the first guest on #archetypes for @spotify!” Williams captioned the photo. “It’s out now and is worth listening to, especially if you’re ambitious.”
Although Williams’ shoes aren’t visible, it’s likely she donned a pair of comfy athletic trainers for the occasion in the photo — and while talking with Markle.
In the episode, as reported by DeadlineWilliams and Markle discuss ambition in their youth, the challenges of motherhood in the public eye and Williams’ retirement from tennis – which she announced this summer in an essay in vogues September issue.
In the issue, the S by Serena designer also shared her thoughts on retiring from tennis to expand her family with husband Alexis Ohanian, raise Olympia and leave a lasting legacy to positively impact women in the world. sport.
“There is no happiness in this subject for me,” Williams said in her cover story. “I keep thinking to myself, I wish it were easy for me, but it’s not. I’m torn: I don’t want it to be over, but at the same time I’m ready for what’s next. I don’t know how I’m going to be able to watch this magazine when it comes out, knowing that this is the end of a story that started in Compton, California with a little black girl who just wanted to play tennis.”