“Summer sports are full of gorgeous women, so quit hanging out on the sidelines. The world-class athletes on these pages have our attention for two good reasons: Not only do they look great, but they also know what it takes to succeed physically – and they want you to keep up with them.”

Niki Gudex #4 Sport: Mountain Biking Record: Top 10 All-Mountain World Championship (2008) “I love to challenge guys physically,” this Australian cyclist says. “I was once training with a guy who started foaming at the mouth.” She’d assumed he was drinking milk, but in hindsight realizes he might have been overexerted. Check it out

“The Ten Sexiest Women In Sports” Men’s Health magazine (US), June 22, 2011