Leyna Bloom celebrates being the first trans woman on the cover of ‘Sports Illustrated Swimsuit’

Leyna Bloom was celebrated as the first trans woman of color to appear in an issue of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit when the model was announced as a 2021 rookie of the magazine back in March. The 27-year-old spoke to the importance of her inclusion in the magazine when she teased her appearance in its pages.

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