Swimming is one of the most famous sports in the world. It is not limited to any gender and equal opportunities for both male and female athletes. There are several female swimmers who are famous for reasons other than their swimming rewards. They are famous for their beauty and warmth. Here is the list of the top 10 hottest female swimmers in the world.
10. Hanna-Maria Seppälä
She is a freestyle swimmer for Finland. She won the 100m freestyle world championships at the 2003 World Aquatics Championships in Barcelona, Spain. Seppala started swimming at the age of 3. Over the course of her career, she has broken more than 100 Finnish national records.
9. Amanda Beard
At number 9 on the list of hottest female swimmers in the world is Amanda Beard. She is a seven-time Olympic medalist (two gold, four silver, one bronze). In total, she has won 21 medals in international competitions. The American has also won the award as American Swimmer of the Year twice in his career.
8. Laure Manaudou
Manaudou is a retired French swimmer. She had medals in the Olympics, Europe and the World Cup. Laure Manaudou was also the world record holder in freestyle events between 200 and 1500 meters. She is considered to be one of the hottest swimmers in the world.
7. Keri-Anne Payne
Keri-Anne Payne is an English swimmer. She started swimming at the age of 4 years. Payne is a specialist in marathon swimming in open water and long-distance freestyle swimming in the pool. The English swimmer is a two-time world champion in 10 km open water and an Olympic silver winner.
6. Flavia Delaroli
The Brazilian beauty is an Olympic medalist and national record holder. She is number 6 among the hottest female swimmers in the world. The last event she participated in was back in the 2012 FINA World Swimming Championships, where she finished 8th in the 50m freestyle and 6th in the 4 × 100m freestyle.
5. Bia and Branca Feres
At number 5 are the Brazilian duo Bia and Branca Feres. They are identical twins and have started training for swimming and gymnastics at the age of three. When they turned 7, they started with synchronous swimming. They are also models and have appeared in a number of photo shoots.
4. Haley Cope
She is a former American swimmer. Haley Cope had won an Olympic medal and also had a world record. She won a silver medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics, 8 world championship medals and had a world record in 50 meters backstroke.
3. Natalie Coughlin
At number 3 on the list is beautiful Natalie Coughlin. She has won a total of 49 medals in major international competitions. Natalie became the first American swimmer to win 6 medals at an Olympics when she won 6 medals at the 2008 Summer Olympics. In addition, she became the first woman ever to win a 100m backstroke at two consecutive Olympics.
2. Zsuzsanna Jakabos
Second place goes to the Hungarian beauty Zsuzsanna Jakabos. She participated in several Olympics, but failed to win any medals. Despite not winning the medal, she garnered media attention for her glamorous looks and beauty.
1. Stephanie Rice
The most beautiful female swimmer in the world is Stephanie Rice. She comes from Australia and has won three gold medals at the Olympics. Stephanie has won the 2008 Telstra Australian Swimmer of the Year, as well as the Pacific Rim Swimmer of the Year award. In the year 2014, she retired from swimming.