ESPN has posted the photos of all athletes that are featured in tastefully done nude photoshoots for their Body Issue that hits newsstands on June 29.
Names included in the issue are WWE Superstar Charlotte Flair, Saquion Barkley (New York Giants), Zlatan Ibrahimovic (LA Galaxy), Jerry Rice (NFL Hall Of Famer), Greg Norman (Golf legend), Karl-Anthony Towns (Minnesota Timberwolves), Tori Bowie (U.S. Olympic Track and Field), Lauren Chamberlain (USSA Pride Infielder), Jessie Diggins (U.S. Olympic Cross-Country Skier), Crystal Dunn (USWNT and North Carolina Courage Forward, Yasiel Puig (Los Angeles Dodgers), Adam Rippon (Olympic Figure Skater), Breanna Stewart (Seattle Storm), Sue Bird & Began Rapinoe. Bird and Rapinoe are the first openly gay couple to be featured on the cover.
There is a digital archive is available at espn.com/bodyissuearchive.
Here are a couple of photos posted on Flair’s Twitter account:
— Charlotte Flair (@MsCharlotteWWE) June 25, 2018
This is also a big deal for WWE because The Body issue is typically one of the biggest selling issues for ESPN. Stephanie McMahon commented on Flair getting picked to be one of the athletes featured this year:
Congratulations @MsCharlotteWWE for becoming the first-ever @WWE Superstar featured in @ESPN Magazine’s Body issue. Charlotte exemplifies beauty and strength, both inside and out, and I couldn’t be more proud. #Body10#WomensEvolution
— Stephanie McMahon (@StephMcMahon) June 25, 2018