We love telling incredible women that they'll be featured in SI Swimsuit.
Nothing beats sharing the exciting news of someone landing the cover or being a finalist in the annual Swim Search.
Here we go again! Camille Kostek paid it forward four years after learning she was a rookie when she told Mady Dewey she won Swim Search 2023.
It's so much more than just shooting for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit.
Not because of Swim Search, but because you don't know a rookie from a vet when you're a part of this community.
The cover of SI Swimsuit in 2019 was a dream come true for Kostek, who told Dewey that first.
It might be a good idea to practice in the mirror more before your rookie shoot in 2023.
When Dewey heard the news, he simply said, "You're kidding."
Then Kostek added, "Congratulations!" Congratulations on winning Swim Search and being one of our new rookies. Congratulations! ”
As more members of the SI Swimsuit team joined the Zoom call, Dewey was able to express her excitement.
“I’m overwhelmed. She couldn't thank you enough. It's crazy. I'm living my dream."
In the last hour, Dewey had experienced every human emotion possible. I cried, I laughed, I screamed. Overwhelmed, grateful, and so excited for what's to come.
It means everything. It’s a to me. It's a dream come true. I'm so excited about what's to