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Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman Poses Naked For ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue!

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Olympic gymnast, Aly Raisman, stars in ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue!

Wow! She looks amazing!

Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman is one of a few sports stars featured in ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue this year — and she wasn't holding anything back!

In her shot, the 21-year-old gold medalist is completely naked showing off her fit frame, all while posing gracefully with rings on the low beam.

[ Related: Aly Raisman Encourages Kids To Say No To Underage Drinking ]

That's quite the feat!

Though there's another side to Aly, which she reveals in the interview:

"Every day is a challenge. Even though at the 2012 Olympics we were so happy to win the gold medal, every day is not like that. I think people don't understand that; people don't see that side of the sport – the frustration, how much it takes a toll on your body, and mentally as well."

We can only imagine!

But she hasn't ruled out the next Summer Olympics! She confessed:

"I'll be 22 in the Olympics year. If I make the team, I'll be the oldest U.S. gymnast. My body is a little bit more achy than it was before, but at the same time I feel like I'm smarter now and able to understand the recovery process. I always joke that I'm 21 going on 50."

Older, but clearly wiser! And she's even applied that to her own body confidence!

She said:

"I've never had an eating disorder, and I'm proud of that… instead of being insecure about my muscles, I've learned to love them. I don't even think of it as a flaw anymore because it's made me into the athlete that I am. I think imperfection is beauty."

Aly is speaking the truth!

Love this spread and her interview! What are your thoughts???

[Image via ESPN The Magazine.]

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