Photo: Kate Upton on Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover for second straight year

Top Model Kate Upton will be gracing the cover of the 2012 Sports Illustrated swim suit issue for the second straight year, confirmed by SI last night  Web site with the line,“You can’t hold back Kate Upton.”

It is the magazines 50th edition.

Upton is seen topless on a boat in Antarctica, covered only by a white fur-lined parka and white bikini bottoms.


Other top models in the running were Julie Henderson, Miss Alabama 2012 Katherine Webb, Alyssa Miller and Nina Agdal.