This week ESPN The Magazine is releasing its 6th annual Body Issue. The issue features athletes from several different sports in all their glory. Throughout the years some of the sexiest men in sports have bared it all for ESPN. In this year’s issue read inspirational interviews from paralympic medalist Amy Purdy, Venus Williams and more featured. ESPN The Magazine’s Body Issue 2014 hits newsstands July 11. Tennis superstar Venus Williams takes her strength and beauty (and bravery!) to new heights in this year’s the Body Issue.
Go behind the scenes on the making of ESPN The Magazine’s 2014 Body Issue featuring baseball player Prince Fielder.
TOMAS BERDYCH Photographed by Max Vadukul on March 6, Palm Desert, CA. Credits: GROOMING BY SUSSY CAMPOS PROP STYLING BY SARAH SCHEIDEMAN
PRINCE FIELDER " You don't have look like an Under Armour mannequin to be an athlete.” -Photographed by Alexei Hay
BERNARD HOPKINS Photographed by Max Vadukul on May 15, Philadelphia, PA Credits: GROOMING BY JESSICA PINEDA
VENUS WILLIAMS-MARCH 4, 2014 LOCATION: CONRAD YELVINGTON ROCK QUARRY, MIAMI FL PHOTOGRAPHER: WILLIAMS AND HIRAKAWA HAIR: ANGELA MEADOWS MAKEUP: NATASHA GROSS MANICURIST: DONNA D/TIMOTHY PRIANO PROP STYLING: TODD WIGGI
MARSHAWN LYNCH-MAY 2, 2014 LOCATION: CENTRAL STATION, OAKLAND CA PHOTOGRAPHER: CARLOS SERRAO SET DESIGNER: GEORGE SEGAL GROOMING: TRICIA TURNER PRODUCTION: MARY ZEEBLE/CREW YOU
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