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Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

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The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue is actually revealed annually through American Sports
Illustrated magazine. the include photograph features manner models wearing swimwear in exotic
locales. all models featured about the protect with the swimsuit issue in the magazine's history
happen for you to be women. Based on some, your publication may end up being the arbiter of
supermodel succession.[1] The Actual swimsuit issue with the newspaper carries marketing that,
throughout 2005 amounted to always be able to US$35 million throughout value.[1] New concerns
turn out about the middle of February or later. Very first published in 1964, it is credited with
creating your bikini, invented inside 1946,[2] a reputable bit of apparel.[3] The Particular issue
which got one with the most letters has been the particular 1978 issue.[4] Your top selling issue had
been the actual 25th Anniversary Issue with Kathy Ireland on the include throughout 1989.[4]
Through the particular a long time many models, for example Cheryl Tiegs, Christie Brinkley,
Paulina Porizkova, Elle Macpherson, Rachel Hunter, Rebecca Romijn, Petra Nemcova, Valeria
Mazza, Heidi Klum, Tyra Banks, and Marisa Miller, are already featured around the cover. other
models within its pages, but not in its cover, consist of Cindy Crawford, Stephanie Seymour, Niki
Taylor, Angie Everhart, along with Naomi Campbell. The Actual eight models featured on the include
of the 2006 issue girls swimwear had been featured inside a coffee-table e-book known as Sports
Illustrated: Exposure. Photographed by simply Raphael Mazzucco, and also produced simply by
Diane Smith, the unprecedented "reunion shoot" featured 139 pages involving previouslyunpublished images. Within 2006, the particular issue expanded publishing in order to handheld
devices.[5] Within 2007, the swimsuit issue has been very first for sale in China.[6]
Contents1 History2 Non-models in the magazine3 Reception4 Upon the cover5 Include history6
Locations7 Swimsuit Video, the Swimsuit Issue upon video and in television specials8 Observe also9
References10 Further reading11 External linksHistory
The swimsuit issue had been invented simply by Sports Illustrated editor Andre Laguerre in order to
fill the winter months, any typically slow point inside the sporting calendar.[1] He requested manner
reporter Jule Campbell to continue any shoot to fill space, including the cover, having a gorgeous
model. The first issue, released in 1964, entailed a cover featuring Babette March and a five-page
layout. Campbell soon became the effective figure inside acting and molded the actual issue into a
media phenomenon by featuring "bigger and healthier" California women and also printing the
names of the models using their photos, beginning a brand new supermodel era.[1] However, the
actual issue did not exclusively feature models until 1997.[1] Within the actual 1950s a few females
appeared around the protect of Sports Illustrated, but the 1964 concern is considered being the
beginning with the present format recognized because the Swimsuit Issue. Tyra Banks, inside 1997,
ended up being the extremely first black woman around the cover.[7]
Non-models within the magazine
Female athletes have appeared throughout swimsuit shoots, even though certainly not around the
cover. Steffi Graf appeared inside 1997. Throughout your 2003 issue, tennis player Serena Williams
and figure skater Ekaterina Gordeeva slix were featured inside the magazine. Anna Kournikova
appeared within an inset around the 2004 cover, along with had a photo spread inside its pages.

In 2005, Olympic gold medalists Amanda Beard along with Jennie Finch, in inclusion to Lauren
Jackson and Venus Williams, were featured. Maria Sharapova appeared within an inset about the
2006 deal with and were built together with a spread inside. Inside spring 2006, Sports Illustrated
chose music since the theme for your 2007 issue. Swimsuit editor Diane Smith[8] wanted Grammywinner Beyonc Knowles to always be able to pose.[9] Inside 2006, Beyonc launched the swimsuit
collection below her house regarding Deron clothing label. Beyonc Knowles became the first singer,
along with very first non-model, for you to appear about the deal with inside 2007.
In 2008, NFL cheerleaders appeared for that very first time. Teams include the Buccaneers,
Chargers, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Jaguars, Patriots, Raiders, Redskins as well as
Texans.[10]
Race auto driver Danica Patrick appeared inside 2008. The Girl ended up being featured inside a
four-page spread emerge Singer Island, Florida.[11]
For your 2010 issue, four female Winter Olympians appeared inside swimsuits: Clair Bidez, Lacy
Schnoor, Hannah Teter, and Lindsey Vonn too as Ana Ivanovic. Criticism of Ivanovic's look inside the
publication shortly surfaced, because the Serb had been suffering a new decline within form along
with confidence and subsequently dropped out in the WTA's top 50 a month after appearing inside
the magazine. However, since November 2010 Ivanovic offers re-entered the particular World's top
twenty along with regained your ex previous form along with confidence.
Australian hurdler Michelle Jenneke appeared inside the 2013 issue after getting gained notoriety
for her warm-up dance routine, which went viral in YouTube.[12]
Danish tennis player Caroline Wozniacki appeared inside the 2015 issue. Your Woman is an active
player, formerly globe number one, and also ended up being photographed at Captiva Island in the
Gulf involving Mexico through Walter Iooss, Jr.[13]
Reception
To some people, the actual publication is surely an suitable exhibition associated with female
sexuality certainly not from place on the coffee table.[1] recent editions have mixed your modelling
using a tribute to become able to sportsmen. the swimsuit edition will be controversial along with
each moralists whom subscribe pertaining to sports information content material also as those that
believe the particular focus on trend as well as swimsuit acting will be inappropriate for a sports
magazine. Additionally feminists get expressed in which "the Swimsuit Issue promotes the actual
harmful and dehumanizing concept that will women really tend to be a item pertaining to male
consumption."[14]
Subscriptions happen in order to be canceled by subscribers if this arrives. the 1978 edition,
remembered regarding its fishnet bathing suit made famous by simply Cheryl Tiegs, resulted inside
340 cancellations.[1]Sports Illustrated makes the controversy a form of entertainment using the
issue fourteen days after the swimsuit edition packed with complainants for example shocked
mothers along with fathers and also troubled librarians.[1] Recently, the particular quantity of
cancellations provides declined.[1] Nonetheless, for you to avoid controversy, Sports Illustrated has,
since 2007, offered its subscribers your alternative associated with skipping your swimsuit edition
for any 1 issue credit rating in order to extend their subscription with a week.[15]
On the particular coverMain article: Record involving Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover
models1964: Babette March1965: Sue Peterson1966: Sunny Bippus1967: Marilyn Tindall1968: Turia

Mau1969: Jamee Becker1970: Cheryl Tiegs1971: Tannia Rubiano1972: Shelia Roscoe1973: Dayle
Haddon1974: Ann Simonton1975: Cheryl Tiegs1976: Yvette as well as Yvonne Sylvander1977: Lena
Kansbod1978: Maria Joo1979: Christie Brinkley1980: Christie Brinkley1981: Christie Brinkley1982:
Carol Alt1983: Cheryl Tiegs1984: Paulina Porizkova1985: Paulina Porizkova1986: Elle
Macpherson1987: Elle Macpherson1988: Elle Macpherson1989: Kathy Ireland1990: Judit
Masco1991: Ashley Richardson (Montana)1992: Kathy Ireland1993: Vendela Kirsebom1994: Kathy
Ireland, Elle Macpherson, and Rachel Hunter1995: Daniela Pestova1996: Valeria Mazza as well as
Tyra Banks1997: Tyra Banks1998: Heidi Klum1999: Rebecca Romijn2000: Daniela Pestova2001:
Elsa Benitez2002: Yamila Diaz2003: Petra Nmcov2004: Veronica Varekova; inset Anna
Kournikova2005: Carolyn Murphy; inset Jessica White, Marisa Miller, and Yamila Diaz2006: All-star
Past Include Models: Veronica Varekova, Elle Macpherson, Rebecca Romijn, Rachel Hunter, Daniela
Pestova, Elsa Benitez, Carolyn Murphy, as well as Yamila Diaz; inset Heidi Klum and Maria
Sharapova2007: Beyonc Knowles; inset Bar Refaeli2008: Marisa Miller; inset Heidi Klum2009: Bar
Refaeli; inset Brooklyn Decker2010: Brooklyn Decker2011: Irina Shayk; inset Kate Upton2012: Kate
Upton; inset Alex Morgan2013: Kate Upton; inset Hannah Davis2014: Nina Agdal, Lily Aldridge,
Chrissy Teigen; flip-side cover Kate Upton2015: Hannah Davis
The 20082013 covergirls were announced about Late Display together with David
Letterman.[16][17] The Actual 2014 covergirls had been announced upon Jimmy Kimmel Live!.[18]
the 2015 cover model had been announced about The Particular Tonight Display Starring Jimmy
Fallon.[19]
Cover history
Most addresses by simply model[20]

ModelNumber associated with covers:


issuesElle Macpherson5: 1986, 1987,
1988, 1994, 2006Christie Brinkley3: 1979,
1980, 1981Cheryl Tiegs3: 1970, 1975,
1983Kathy Ireland3: 1989, 1992,
1994Daniela Pestova3: 1995, 2000,
2006Paulina Porizkova2: 1984, 1985Tyra
Banks2: 1996, 1997Rachel Hunter2: 1994,
2006Rebecca Romijn2: 1999, 2006Elsa
Benitez2: 2001, 2006Yamila Diaz-Rahi2:
2002, 2006Veronica Varekova2: 2004,
2006Carolyn Murphy2: 2005, 2006Kate
Upton2: 2012, 2013Locations
The swimsuit issue once was
predominantly shot in a single nation per
year. While the particular issue has grown
in size, the number of places has also
risen.
1964: Cozumel1965: Baja California1966:
Bahamas1967: Arizona1968: French
Polynesia1969: Puerto Rico1970:
Hawaii1971: Dominican Republic1972:
Marina del Rey1973: Bahamas1974:
Puerto Rico1975: Cancn1976: Baja
California1977: Maui1978: Brazil1979:
Seychelles1980: British Virgin
Islands1981: Florida1982: Kenya1983: Jamaica1984: Netherlands Antilles1985: Australia1986:
French Polynesia1987: Dominican Republic1988: Thailand1989: Mexico, Seychelles, Kenya, Lake
Powell, Kauai, St. Barts1990: Your Grenadines, Windward Islands1991: Cruise theme Turks &
Caicos, Bali, St. Barts1992: Spain1993: Alaska, Florida Keys, Mackinac Island, Martha's Vineyard,
Oahu1994: Pool theme Southern California, Colorado, Florida, Bali, Pantelleria, Sardinia, St.
Maarten, Mexico, Hong Kong1995: Bermuda, Costa Rica1996: South Africa1997: Bahamas, Monaco,
Venezuela, Mexico, Malibu1998: Equator theme Maldives, Kenya, Indonesia, Galpagos Islands,
Ecuador1999: Necker Island, Guana Island2000: Pacific theme Malaysia, Oahu, Maui, Mexico2001:
Tunisia, Greece, Italy, Bahamas, Las Vegas2002: Latin theme Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Brazil,
Argentina, Spanish Harlem2003: Barbados, Kenya, Turkey, Florida Keys, Colorado, Vietnam,
Grenada2004: Montauk, New York, Saranac Lake, New York, Mississippi, Wyoming, Arizona,
Bouton, Iowa, Perry, Iowa2005: Exuma, Bahamas, Pico Bonito National Park, Honduras, Korula,
Croatia, Laguna Beach, California, Bora Bora, Portillo, Chile, Hua Hin, Thailand, Papgayo Peninsula,
Costa Rica, Placencia, Belize, Fajardo, Puerto Rico[21]2006: Hollywood, Huahine, Las Vegas,
Cartagena, Colombia, Cat Island along with Harbour Island, Bahamas, Palm Springs[22]2007: Audio
theme Memphis, Tennessee, Negril, Jamaica, Bahia, Brazil, Maui as well as Lahaina, Hawaii,
Grambling and Shreveport, Louisiana, Los Angeles, Tucson, Arizona, Cleveland, Ohio[23]2008: St.
Petersburg, Russia, Discovery Cove, Orlando along with Singer Island, Florida, Saint John, U.S.
Virgin Islands, Kaanapali, Hawaii, San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua, Seven Mile Beach, Cayman Islands,
Turks & Caicos, Caesarea, Israel[24]2009: Riviera Maya, Yucatn Peninsula, Mexico, Teneriffa,
Canary Islands, St. George's, Grenada, St. Vincent as well as the Grenadines, Naples, Italy,

Cappadocia, Turkey[25]2010: Whistler, Canada, Atacama, Chile, Rajasthan, India, Veligandu,


Maldives, Palm Springs, California, Lisbon, Portugal[26]2011: Peter Island, British Virgin Islands,
Nanuya Levu, Fiji, Boracay Island, The Particular Philippines, Sentosa, Singapore, Maui, Hawaii,
Laguna Beach, California, Banff National Park, Canada[27]2012: Bondi Beach, New South Wales and
also North Narrabeen, Australia, Apalachicola, Florida, Gulf Coast of the United States, Bocas del
Toro Province as well as San Blas Islands, Panama, Desroches Island, Seychelles, Victoria Falls,
Zambia[28]2013: Antarctica, Hayman Island, Australia, Guilin, China, Exuma, Bahamas, Easter
Island, Chile, Etosha National Park along with Swakopmund, Namibia, Seville, Spain[29]2014:
Aitutaki, Cook Islands, Cape Canaveral, Florida, Lenis Maranhenses National Park, Maranho, Brazil,
Zermatt along with Lake Geneva, Switzerland, Nosy Be, Madagascar, Congress Hall, Cape May, New
Jersey, St. Lucia, Fiji, Guana Island, British Virgin Islands[30]Swimsuit Video, the Swimsuit Issue
about video and in television specials
Beginning within the late 1980s, Sports Illustrated allowed television specials to become aired which
are later launched as video versions of its Swimsuit Issue. The initial releases were obtainable upon
VHS or even Laser Disc (LD), and also later releases have been available about DVD.[31]

In 1989, the Creating of the Sports Illustrated 25th Anniversary Swimsuit Issue was a television
documentary by home Box office (HBO) which usually later became obtainable in VHS by simply
Maysles Films.[32] Within 1992, a new behind-the-scenes made-for-HBO special girls swimwear
documentary premiered in VHS since the Sports Illustrated behind the particular Scenes: Official
Swimsuit Video.[33] Throughout 1993, Sports Illustrated: The Actual 1993 Swimsuit Video was
launched by HBO films.[34] The Particular next year, Sports Illustrated 1994 Swimsuit Issue Video
was launched about video by simply Dakota North Entertainment.[35] Since then, the actual annual
video version of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue has been referred to as Swimsuit Video. in
1995, Sports Illustrated began distributing television specials based about the issue, titled '[Year]
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Special'. Your hour-long specials get aired on Spike TV along with TNT
and Minisodes of several specials coming from 2002 to always be able to 2004 are generally
accessible about Crackle.[36] Within 2004, your Sports Illustrated 40th Anniversary Swimsuit
Special: American Attractiveness featured videos with the swimsuit beauties from various US
locations, most associated with which are not generally believed of as beaches: e.g., your host
Melissa Keller and also Marisa Miller at the grain elevator throughout Bouton, Iowa, and on a farm
near Perry, Iowa. The Actual more recent videos possess included a range of "uncensored"
scenes.[37]
For January 2005, NBC produced your Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Model Search, a real possibility
TV show documenting twelve formerly unknown fashion models as they competed against one an

additional over 5 weeks for your grand prize: a new pictorial inside the 2005 edition in the Swimsuit
Issue and a modelling contract with NEXT Model Management worth one million US dollars. Alicia
Hall won the actual competition.[38]
Prior towards the release of your 2011 issue, DirectTV aired a new preview unique about the 101
Network, revealing the actual models because year's edition. Your show was hosted by simply Dan
Patrick and Mallory Snyder.
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Supermodels 19641999. New York: Time, Inc. Collector's edition magazine.Editors involving Sports
Illustrated (2002). Sports Illustrated Presents Ultimate Swimsuit 19642002. New York: Time,
Inc.Editors regarding Sports Illustrated (2011). Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Portfolio: Fantasy
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Sports Illustrated (2014). Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Portfolio: Idyllic Shores. New York: Sports
Illustrated Books. ISBN9781618931214. OCLC870199673.Editors associated with Sports Illustrated
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Swimsuit Portfolio: the Explorers Edition. New York: Sports Illustrated Books. ISBN9781603200899.
OCLC658199994.Editors regarding Sports Illustrated (2013). Sports Illustrated Swimsuit: Fifty
Years associated with Beautiful. New York: Sports Illustrated Books. ISBN978-1618930811.
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Particular Total Portfolio. New York: Sports Illustrated Books. ISBN9781603200417.
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Photography by simply Raphael Mazzucco. New York: Moment House Entertainment.
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the particular Paint: the complete Body-Painting Collection from your SI Swimsuit Issue: the Artwork
involving Joanne Gair. Photography through James Porto. New York: Sports Illustrated Books.
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Illustrated Knockouts: five Decades regarding Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Photography. Foreword
through Frank Deford. New York: Sports Illustrated. ISBN9781929049479.Iooss, Walter (2010).
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