Who knew that James Reid excelled in sports? From singing, acting, and dancing, what else can he NOT do?
James' dad, Malcolm Reid, has been posting videos of his son engaging in various sports like swimming and gymnastics on Instagram.
In this video, Malcolm captured James' first dive:
Another video shows James diving off a highboard for the very first time:
In one video shot in 2014, Malcolm filmed James and his brother Jack swimming at the Mandarin Oriental pool:
In another post, Malcolm filmed a 10-year-old James doing gymnastics at gym class:
In a recent interview with Boy Abunda, James said of the videos, "It's a great throwback. My dad actually has hours and hours of cam footage when I was a kid. I did a lot of different things when I was a kid. I did diving, gymnastics, golf, football.”
The actor was also asked what sport he would join in the Olympics and James answered, "If I were to join the Olympics, it would be swimming. You see a lot of videos swimming of me as a kid."