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Meet The Model Who Made History On The “Sports Illustrated” Cover

Hooray for Ashley Graham!

1. This is Ashley Graham. She’s a model, body activist, and designer.

2. And now she’s made history as the first plus-size woman on the cover of the infamous Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition.

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Yasssssssss.

3. Ashley’s on one of three covers along with UFC superstar and actress Ronda Rousey and model Hailey Clauson.

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Sports Illustrated / Via instagram.com

Sports Illustrated / Via instagram.com

 

4. Ashley has been in the mag before, in an ad for the swimsuit brand Swimsuits for All.

Swimsuits for All

Swimsuits for All

 

Ashley’s Swimsuits for All ad in last year’s issue and this year’s.

5. But now she gets to celebrate the fact that she’s made the cover as an official Sports Illustrated Rookie.

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Last year, model Robyn Lawley became the first plus model to be featured in an editorial in the storied magazine.

6. Yeah, she’s pretty much killing it.

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