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Get Ready For More Naked Athletes Than You Can Possibly Handle

Jul 10 2014 - 4:50pm

The 2014 ESPN Magazine Body Issue is out now [1]! The sixth annual edition — which shows off the impressive physiques of A-list athletes — features six lucky cover stars; swimmer Michael Phelps [2], snowboarder Jamie Anderson, the Seattle Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch, Texas Rangers first baseman Prince Fielder, Oklahoma City Thunder player Serge Ibaka, and tennis heavyweight Venus Williams, and many more buff bodies were on display inside. To celebrate the sixth annual Body Issue — and because honestly, why not — here are some of the most jaw-dropping, exquisite photos of nude athletes that have graced the pages over the years.

Source: ESPN [3]

Michael Phelps, Swimming, 2014

Source: ESPN [4]

Marshawn Lynch, Football, 2014

Source: ESPN [5]

Venus Williams, Tennis, 2014

Source: ESPN [6]

Jamie Anderson, Snowboarding, 2014

Source: ESPN [7]

Prince Fielder, Baseball, 2014

Coco Ho, Surfing, 2014

Source: ESPN [8]

Vernon Davis, Football, 2013

Source: ESPN [9]

Colin Kaepernick, Football, 2013

Source: ESPN [10]

Kerri Walsh Jennings, Volleyball, 2013

Source: ESPN [11]

Matt Harvey, Baseball, 2013

Source: ESPN [12]

Elena Hight, Snowboarding, 2013

Courtney Force, Drag Racing, 2013

Sydney Leroux, Soccer, 2013

Source: ESPN [13]

Giancarlo Stanton, Baseball, 2013

Source: ESPN [14]

Tarah Gieger, Motocross, 2013

Oksana Masters, Rowing, 2012

Source: ESPN [15]

Daniela Hantuchová, Tennis, 2012

Source: ESPN [16]

Rob Gronkowski, Football, 2012

Source: ESPN [17]

Candace Parker, Basketball, 2012

Source: ESPN [18]

Jose Bautista, Baseball, 2012

Source: ESPN [19]

Suzann Pettersen, Golf, 2012

Ronda Rousey, Mixed Martial Arts, 2012

Tim Morehouse, Fencing, 2012

US Women's National Volleyball Team, 2012

Brad Richards, Ice Hockey, 2012

Walter Dix, Track and Field, 2012

Source: ESPN [20]

Carlos Bocanegra, Soccer, 2012

Alicia Sacramone, Gymnastics, 2011

Source: ESPN [21]

Blake Griffin, Basketball, 2011

Source: ESPN [22]

Apolo Ohno, Speed Skating, 2011

Source: ESPN [23]

Jon "Bones" Jones, Mixed Martial Arts, 2011

Tim Howard, Soccer, 2011

Source: ESPN [24]

Kelly Slater, Surfing, 2010

Source: ESPN [25]

Amare Stoudemire, Basketball, 2010

Source: ESPN [26]

Jeanette Lee, Billiards, 2010

USA Women's Water Polo Team, 2010

Source: ESPN [27]

Sarah Reinertsen, Triathlons, 2009

Source: ESPN [28]

Serena Williams, Tennis, 2009

Source: ESPN [29]

Oguchi Onyewu, Soccer, 2009

Susan Francia, Rowing, 2009

Lolo Jones, Track and Field, 2009

Source: ESPN [30]


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