On The Cover: Arianny Celeste
–By Stacey Gualandi
Ultimate Fighting Championship’s Arianny Celeste says she was once very shy. “I would never walk around in front of people in a bikini. I remember the first couple times I worked for UFC, I literally ran around the ring so fast because I was so nervous…”
That was then. This is now. Celeste has long shed that former shy shell to become one of the UFC’s most successful card-carrying “ring girls.” And with her seductive stares, tanned-and-toned torso, and—low-and-behold, a bevy of barely-there-bikinis—she is now immortalized on Instagram with over three million faithful followers.
“It’s okay to be sexy,” says the Mexican model. “But back it up with a lot of brains.”
And that’s just what she’s doing. [Continue reading on page 58.]