Yoga Girl in Vail for GoPro Mountain Games

By Ross Leonhart

VAIL — Rachel Brathen keeps it real.The 27-year-old yoga instructor, author and animal activist is better known to the world as Yoga Girl, posting honest, personal messages on her Instagram account (yoga_girl) and Facebook (Yoga Girl), usually supplemented with a stunning image of her travels.“It’s definitely a way for me to process my own personal stuff. It’s kind of like journaling, except sending it out there into this huge community,” Brathen said of her nearly 2 million Instagram followers and 270,000 Facebook subscribers. PATH TO SELF PEACEBelieve it or not, Brathen wasn’t always a yogi. She grew up in Stockholm, …

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