Earlier this week, the 2021 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue, which is on sale July 22, was released online .
The 2021 edition of the iconic magazine features three different covers with Megan Thee Stallion, Naomi Osaka and Leyna Bloom on the front. Several women are making another appearance in the magazine.
One of which is model Olivia Culpo, who has become a staple of the magazine in recent years. On Tuesday afternoon, she posted a message on Instagram regarding her appearance.
“So grateful for another year with my @si_swimsuit family!!” Culpo said in the post. “Thank you for being the most thoughtful and empowering team. I cherish every single one of you and feel honored to be among so many amazing women this year !!!!!”
Just last year, Culpo, Jasmine Sanders and Kate Bock graced the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit edition.
“WOW! I really am speechless and this still doesn’t feel real,” Culpo said about landing the cover. “I am so grateful for every experience I have been able to have with my @si_swimsuit family. Thank you so much @mj_day – your warmth and genuinity is unparalleled and I have learned and grown so much. It’s been an honor to be surrounded by so many amazing and strong women.”
The SI Swimsuit issues hits newsstands on July 22.