Dutch wheelchair tennis athlete Esther Vergeer, 29, has been chosen to grace the cover of ESPN magazine’s 2010 Body Issue. She’s the first woman in a wheelchair to be featured in the magazine’s anticipated issue (which photographs athletes at the top of their game in artfully nude poses). Read more.

– Tiffiny, the fashionista paralyzed blogger  (bio)

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  1. Gene October 27, 2010 at 11:23 pm Reply

    The cover (as well as the six others used) is being offered as a poster on the magazine’s web site — $44.95 unframed or $74.95 framed. I’m not sure how the seven different covers are being split between newstand sales and subscription issues — sometimes subscribers will get a different cover.

  2. Token Gimp November 27, 2010 at 8:28 am Reply

    Thank you ESPN,

    I think it is fabulous that ESPN is acknowledging Esther as a superior athlete and a beautiful woman.
    The fact she uses a wheelchair for mobility is secondary.

    PEACE,

    Another Para
    USA

  3. David Tappa July 9, 2012 at 11:31 am Reply

    WOW,
    I am not an internet user and and old school guy sports wise; but where is the story or the .link to this young womens past? WTF

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