Athletes in the 2019 ESPN Body Issue

The ESPN Body Issue for years has stood as a perfect showcase for the athletic form. The sports stars that have chosen to pose for the magazine are in peak condition and inspire others in the health and wellness space to reach their full physical potential. Athletes in the ESPN Body Issue are bold personalities who enjoy speaking about what it takes to be great. They are motivational presenters available for a host of corporate events, health conferences and special appearances. 

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Alex Honnold is an inspirational personality who wows with his stories as an adventure rock climber. He is the only person to free solo Yosemite National Park's El Capitan and holds the record for the...

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Amanda Nunes is one of the most talented mixed martial artists in the world. She is the reigning UFC women's bantamweight and featherweight champion. Nunes was the first women in organization history...

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Brandon Brooks is a standout offensive lineman for the Philadelphia Eagles. He was selected as a starter to the Pro Bowl in 2017. Brooks signed with the Eagles prior to the 2016 season. The Houston Te...

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Brooks Koepka is one of the top golfers in the world today. Koepka is best known for winning the 2017 and 2019 U.S. Open and the 2018 and 2019 PGA Championship. With those victories, he became the fir...

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Chris Paul is in the midst of what is sure to be an NBA Hall of Fame career with the Houston Rockets. After two seasons at Wake Forest, Paul was drafted by the New Orleans Hornets with the 4th overall...

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Christian Yelich is expected to be a foundational piece of the Milwaukee Brewers franchise for years to come.  The Marlins showed tremendous faith by signing the then 23-year-old Yelich to a seven-yea...

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Evander Kane is a standout for the San Jose Sharks. Kane began his NHL career when the Atlanta Thrashers selected him with the fourth overall pick in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. He made the Thrashers th...

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Halapoulivaati Vaita is an offensive lineman for the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles originally selected him in the fifth round of the 2016 NFL Draft. Vaita has become a valued backup at right and lef...

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Isaac Seumalo is an offensive lineman for the Philadelphia Eagles. Seumalo was originally selected in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft by the Eagles. He was a part-time starter in his second seas...

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James Hinchcliffe began his auto-racing career as a kart racer and then graduated to open-wheeled racing in 2003.  The following year he made a splash on the Formula BMW USA circuit, earning top...

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Jason Kelce is a center for the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles originally selected Kelce in the sixth round of the 2011 NFL Draft and he has gone on to become one of the top offensive linemen in foot...

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Katelyn Ohashi is a former gymnast turned body positive activist. She was a six-time All-American at UCLA. In 2018, Ohashi helped the Bruins win the team NCAA Championship, while she also won gold on...

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Katrin Tanja Davidsdottir is the champion of the 2015 CrossFit Games.  She had an inspiring run to the title, coming from third place and down 33 points on the final day of competition.  Dav...

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Kelley O’Hara is an essential member of the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team.  She plays wingback and did not miss a minute in Team USA’s run to the 2012 Olympic gold medal.&nb...

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Lakey Peterson is a Californian surfer who is ranked #3 by the Association of Surfing Professionals in North America and #6 on the ASP Women’s World Ranking. In 2000, at the age of 5, while on a...

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Lane Johnson is one of the top offensive linemen in football with the Philadelphia Eagles. Since being selected by the Eagles with the fourth overall pick of the 2013 NFL Draft, he has been a consiste...

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Liz Cambage is one of the WNBA's best players and currently suits up for the Las Vegas Aces. Cambage garnered headlines when she set the league single-game scoring record in 2018 with 53 points in a g...

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Michael Thomas is the latest standout wide receiver for the New Orleans Saints.  The Saints selected Thomas in the second round of the 2016 NFL Draft.  He had a banner collegiate career at Ohio State....

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Myles Garrett was the top overall pick of the 2017 NFL Draft. He was one of the most dominant defensive players in college football while at Texas A&M. Garrett was a two-time first-team All-American a...

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Nancy Lieberman is a former professional basketball player and coach in the WNBA. Her career began at a young age when she was named to the USA Basketball roster when she was just 17 years old. She co...

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Scout Bassett has an amazing story to tell. Bassett spent the first seven years of her life in an orphanage after she was abandoned following a chemical fire that claimed her left leg. Even at a very...