KELSEY MERRITT Will Be Part Of 2019 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue
Is there anything Kelsey Merritt can't do?
After making history as the first Filipina model to grace the storied Victoria's Secret Fashion Show last November, Kelsey can now add another milestone to her growing list of achievements.
In an Instagram post, the 22-year-old beauty revealed that she's been named one of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue rookies for 2019! See her exciting announcement below:
I’ve been keeping this a secret for a while, and now I’m so excited I get to finally share with you all that I’m the newest Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2019 Rookie!!! Ahhh thank you @SI_Swimsuit @mj_day for the opportunity to shoot for this iconic issue!!! ♥️😘 pic.twitter.com/oMxQLqrE0T— Kelsey Merritt (@kelsmerritt) February 16, 2019
As the newest addition to the SI crew, she told the magazine how she aims "to show everyone who is looking at these pictures and reading the magazine that they can also be confident in their own skin."
Kelsey will join fellow VS model Winnie Harlow in the SI rookie class of 2019. The Swimsuit issue will launch in May.