Thursday, October 6, 2011

It's All About The Girl

 Gretchen Bleiler / Snowboarder  Photo Francesco Carrozzini


 Hope Solo / USA Soccer Goalkeeper    Photo Luis Sanchis

Alicia Sacramone / USA Gymnast  Photo Francesco Carrozzini

Suzy Hotrod / Roller Derby Photo Peter Hapak

 Natasha Hastings / USA Sprinter   Photo Luis Sanchis



 Stephanie Gilmore / Surfing    Photo Luis Sanchis
   

Yeah I know, there are male athletes featured nude in ESPN Magazine's "The Body Issue" but since I gave you enough to drool over with that Clay Matthews cover a few weeks ago I want to talk about the girls.

I totally feel like Kate Bosworth in Blue Crush when she is asked what she wants in life and she says "I'd like to see a girl on the cover of Surfer Mag...". That pretty much sums it up for me. I am stoked anytime I see a kick ass female athlete on the cover of any sports magazine and this time around TWO women were featured on covers (they did 4 different covers for this issue),  Hope Solo and Gretchen Bleiler. Not too mention all the other rad women featured inside the magazine.

I hope you love the photos of these strong, confident, bad-ass girls as much as I do.

4 comments:

annette tang said...

wow.

and now i have to go to the gym for the rest of the day.


x0
annette
www.theversastyle.com

Adriana Cesar said...

I am LUVIN this 3rd Issue picking my copy today! - I would luv to get photos done like this too!
Strong is the NEW SKINNY!

sealaura said...

awesome what a conditioned body can do, these ladies are amazing and inspiring. thanks for showing us this perspective.

SabinePsynopsis said...

Wow! I didn't even know women could develop muscles like this... Gorgeous and impressive.

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