FINALLY... the annual ode to athletic physical perfection has arrived - ESPN The MAGAZINE - BODY ISSUE 2018!!!
For 2018, ESPN The MAGAZINE selected 16 athletes to join their gallery of physiological glory, and; this year are celebrating the 10th anniversary of The BODY ISSUE by featuring 10 unique cover images for ESPN: BODY10.
A total EIGHT athletes from this year's group are women, however; only ONE of those 10 unique cover images is of a BLACK WOMAN.
NEW HYDE PARK, NY-native Chocolate-Covered TEAM USA WOMEN'S SOCCER Forward #16/ NORTH CAROLINA COURAGE Forward #19 CRYSTAL DUNN is that lone soldier.
Here is the complete list of athletes from ESPN - BODY ISSUE 2018:
- Baseball : Dallas Keuchel, Yasiel Puig
- Basketball: Sue Bird, Breanna Stewart, Karl-Anthony Towns
- Figure Skating: Adam Rippon
- Football: Saquon Barkley, Jerry Rice
- Golf: Greg Norman
- Soccer: Crystal Dunn, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Megan Rapinoe
- Softball: Lauren Chamberlain
- Skiing: Jessie Diggins
- Sprinting: Tori Bowie
- WWE: Charlotte Flair