Camille Kostek Returning for SI Swimsuit Edition, Says It’s ‘One of the Most Honorable Things I Do’

by Brandi Stillings

Camille Kostek continues to thrill her fans with plans to appear in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue again! The former Patriots cheerleader initially caught the popular magazine’s attention after co-winning the SI Swimsuit Model Search contest in 2018.

Filled with excitement, the 29-year-old is grateful for another chance to contribute to the latest SI Swimsuit issue. Camille tells us how she feels about the upcoming photoshoot.

“If you had told me my first big debut in the modeling world was going to be on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit, I don’t know if I would have believed you,” she admitted in an interview with, “I would have thought that I had to have a renowned portfolio before having that opportunity. They really just opened up my eyes and my life to a world of so much opportunity.

“I’m so lucky. And every time I get that call, I’m just as anxious as I was my rookie self. So, I can’t wait for the magazine to come out in July and for me to run to the stands, open up those pages, and see what photos made it in. It’s still such an honor every year.”

In addition to being a cheerleader and model, Camille stars as the field host of TBS’s “Wipeout” reboot. It contains extreme obstacle courses and a massive competitive edge.

Field Host Camille Kostek Reflects on the Extreme Obstacle Course Series ‘Wipeout’

During the summer of 2008, “Wipeout” ranked No. 1 for most-watched TV show. Unlike any other reality series, it’s unique nature drew international audiences as well as a number of specials and spin-offs.

A fan since she was young, Camille shares her experience prior to hosting the series in an article from

“I grew up watching the show and being someone who’s been in this field of hosting since I was so young, I knew it was something that I always wanted to do,” she said during the interview. “Watching “Wipeout,” I always just wanted to be a contestant on it. So, when I had the opportunity and had gotten the call that there was an opening for the hosting position, I without hesitation, was so excited to do all of my chemistry reads and meet the team.”

Camille fulfilled her dream to be apart of “Wipeout” and to make a long-lasting impression on the reality TV show. With a strong passion for sports, she didn’t hesitate when it came to being involved in SI’s annual swimsuit magazine or hosting a series focused on athletic competition.

As of now, we must wait anxiously for the new issue to be published. The only question left for her fans is what’s Camille’s next big move?