ESPN is rolling out its 3rd annual ‘Body Issue‘ Friday (October 7). The issue features top athletes posing in the nude with carefully placed hands, legs and arms covering their private parts.
Athletes in the issue include Olympic gymnast Alicia Sacramone; Sylvia Fowles of the WNBA’s Chicago Sky; LPGA rookie Belen Mozo; track and field star Natasha Hastings; hockey playerJulie Chu; tennis player Vera Zvonareva; surfer Steph Gilmore; roller derby skater Suzy Hotrodand bowler Kelly Kulick.
The other male athletes are: Steven Jackson of the NFL’s St. Louis Rams; speedskater Apolo Ohno; hockey player Ryan Kesler of the NHL’s Vancouver Canucks; UFC fighter Jon Jones; IndyCar racer Helio Castroneves; snowboarder Louie Vito; boxer Sergio Martinez; marathonerRyan Hall and Paralympian Jeremy Campbell.
Check out a few of the pictures below and make sure you pick up a copy of the ‘Body Issue‘ Friday.