Kate Upton only landed her third Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover and distinguished a large entrance by unresolved out with associate SI maestro – and associate three-time cover star! – Christie Brinkley. The dual spent Wednesday morning together promoting Kate’s cover and Christie’s lapse to a repository (with her daughters!) during a Today Show, and of course, they couldn’t pass adult a event to snap a lovable shot backstage.
Wow, we feel so respected and vehement to be behind with Sports Illustrated!! Thank we @si_swimsuit and @mj_day for mouth-watering me to be partial of an emanate that facilities and celebrates beauty and certainty in each figure and distance #siswim17 #grateful
A post common by Kate Upton (@kateupton) on Feb 14, 2017 during 9:53pm PST
The dual models paint a magazine’s concentration this year to applaud physique farrago and age inclusion. Even yet Upton already has dual covers underneath her belt (well, underneath her chain-link valuables “bikini”) she was vehement to lapse since of a issue’s unequivocally focused mission. “For SI to stress each opposite form of ideal is unequivocally inspiring,” Upton tells Sports Illustrated. “Those are a campaigns we wish to do and a career we wish to have — to enthuse women to adore themselves.”
Which is because Upton calls Brinkley “an inspiration” in her Instagram caption, essay that she “loved” spending a morning alongside the SI legend. The 63-year-old returned to a SI pages this year, posing alongside her dual daughters and proving she hasn’t aged a day since her cover displaying in a early ’80s.
Yes! we am vehement to announce that we am behind in @si_swimsuit ..I figured with my beautiful daughters @alexarayjoel and @sailorbrinkleycook by my side whose going to be looking during me! Oh and My kids consider we travel on water, so let’s not discuss a apple box secluded only underneath a surface. For a preview check out @people.com ..and appreciate we Sports Illustrated for promulgation a absolute summary that good things come in packages of each distance and we do not come with an death date! 🌸🌴psI can’t wait to see everybody during VIBES on Feb 17th and 18th in Houston! #proudmomhere! #vibes
A post common by Christie Brinkley (@christiebrinkley) on Feb 6, 2017 during 6:22pm PST
Brinkley suspicion her bikini days were over once she incited 30, but now is anticipating to change a change in a tarnish around aging. “In a nation that’s unequivocally ageist, people adore to put we in small boxes,” she says. “Women feel unequivocally singular by their numbers. On a personal level, we thought, if we can lift this off, we consider it will assistance redefine those numbers and mislay some of a fear of aging.”
A post common by Christie Brinkley (@christiebrinkley) on Feb 15, 2017 during 7:02am PST
She’s been celebrating all week with copiousness of throwback pics and behind-the-scenes snaps from set, including this pic of her distinguished a poise behind a straw hat, remarkably captioning her pic, “The photos of my babies make this mom bristle with pride.”
What do we consider of this year’s SI Swimsuit issue?