Samantha Hoopes poses for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit magazine 2016 (Photo: YouTube Screenshot)
10:22 PM 02/13/2018
Samantha Hoopes burned up the internet on Tuesday after Sports Illustrated dropped footage from her stunning shoot for the 2018 Swimsuit issue.
In the clip shared on Instagram, the 27-year-old Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model posed on the beach for the photo shoot in the Caribbean rocking a variety of colorful string bikinis.
At one point, she poses leaning against a tree in a black and white one-piece suit.
The caption next to the video read, “Can’t get over @samanthahoopes’ steamy footage from her latest #SISwim shoot in Nevis! | @nevisnaturally @hermitagenevis #NevisNaturally.” (RELATED: It Might Be November, But These Models Are Keeping Bikini Season Going)
Earlier in the day, the swimsuit model shared a picture that appears in the issue that was posted digitally today.
“It’s the best time of year!!!! @si_swimsuit 2018 is out today!!!! It’s so crazy to think it’s my 5th year with #siswim and every year it just keeps getting better and better! I hope y’all enjoy all of the hard work and dedication that is put into this issue every year,” Hoopes captioned the stunning shot.
The photos in the magazine of her over the last five years have been ones for the books. Here are just a few that really stand out.