20 Hot Female Athletes Who You’d Love to Be In Your Stocking

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Hot Female Athletes and Christmas

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For many people throughout the world, there is no better morning than on Christmas, as the mix of family, food and receiving presents leaves nearly everyone involved happy. The joy that people feel during this memorable time of year is nearly inexplicable, and leaves the festive season as the best time of the year.

And with the Christmas season now firmly upon us, it is time that it be tied into another one of society's favorite things, which just so happens to be sports. Tying the two into each other would seem to be a necessity considering both sports and the Christmas season are staples of society throughout the world, and nearly every major league plays games when families are celebrating together.

When searching out to properly tie the two together I ultimately decided that a list of 20 hot female athletes that any man would love to wake up and find in their stocking would be a perfect for the season.

There is no doubting that the list is a bit silly at times -- after all, no women would ever be placed in a stocking -- but the point of the list was to provide a sort of Christmas fantasy list of women, and this was surely accomplished. This is easily defined by the fact that each of the 20 women included are impossible to look away from, and I would certainly be happy if Santa Claus hooked me up with them this Christmas.

Some people may believe that there are more attractive female athletes out there, and any suggestions or comments regarding my selection of women on the list are both accepted and encouraged.


Tyler Leli is a Washington Capitals writer for Rant Sports. Follow him on Twitter, "Like" him on Facebook or join his network on Google.

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20. Meghan Hardin

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Meghan Hardin is a professional golfer on the Cactus and Symetra Tour, although there is little doubting that she is much more know for her good looks than golfing at this point. Hardin has become something of a sex symbol for women's golf, and appearances on Golf Channel's show Big Break Atlantis show that the world is taking notice.

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19. Sage Erickson

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Sage Erickson is one of the best female professional surfers in the world, and she has translated successes on the ASP World Tour into a number of modeling gigs. There is no doubting that men everywhere are thankful for this, and that Erickson would be a welcome present in one's stock on Christmas.

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18. Sierra Quitiquit

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Sierra Quitiquit is a professional skier and model, although it is hard to tell which one she is better at. With skis on Quitiquit is one of the best athletes in the world, while off the powder she has appeared in publications such as US Weekly, People, Cosmo, Teen Vogue and Seventeen.

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17. Clair Bidez


Clair Bidez is a professional snowboarder who specializes in the halfpipe competitions, and has previously competed at the Winter X Games and on the U.S. Snowboarding Grand Prix Tour. Currently Bidez is fighting to appear in the 2014 Sochi Olympics, and it would be hard for men to look away from the television if she does qualify.

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16. Allison Baver

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Allison Baver is a short track speed skater from the United States, and has represented the nation at the 2006 and 2010 Winter Olympics. In 2014 Baver will again look to make it to the Olympics, and will be vying to win a first gold medal on the world's biggest stage.

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15. Lakey Peterson

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Lakey Peterson is a surfer on the ASP World Tour, and is currently ranked seventh in the world by the ASP Women's World Ranking. Outside of the water Peterson spends a boatload of time modeling for Hurley, and Nike, and I would be hard pressed to find a man who wouldn't love to find her in their stocking.

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14. Courtney Force

14. Courtney Force

Courtney Force is a Funny Car drag racer for John Force Racing, and has also appeared on the television reality show Driving Force. When not doing these things, Force has showed off her great looks with an appearance in ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue undoubtedly bringing her onto the scene for good.

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13. Maria Sharapova

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Maria Sharapova is one of the most successful female tennis players ever, as she completed the career Grand Slam and is currently ranked fourth in the world. When not playing tennis, Sharapova is often occupied by modeling for magazines and websites, and has subsequently become as well-known for her looks and exploits in tennis. There are surely few who would arguing this as a bad thing, as the tennis star's looks continue to drop the jaws of men around the world with ease.

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12. Hope Solo

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Hope Solo is a goalkeeper for both the Seattle Reign and U.S. Women's National Team, and has won countless honors with both sides. Off the pitch, she has been honored for her looks with appearances in Vogue, ESPN The Magazine's Body Issue and Dancing with the Stars, cementing her attractiveness in the minds of men everywhere. I for one would love to find out that Santa Claus was hooking me up with the goalkeeper this Christmas.

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11. Michelle Jenneke

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Michelle Jenneke is a sprinter and hurdler from Australia, and after a video appeared of her dancing in a provocative fashion prior to a race, men around the world started drooling over her looks. Jenneke has since gone on to appear in the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition and other publications, in the process becoming known as one of the hottest women in the world today.

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10. Ana Ivanovic

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Ana Ivanovic is a tennis player from Serbia, and has won 11 singles titles on the WTA Tour during her career, including a victory at the French Open in 2008. Ivanovic has managed to build upon this successful tennis career with a number of modeling gigs, which includes appearances in Sports Illustrated, Vanity Fair and FHM. There is no doubting that men around the world see their day light up each time she appears in these magazines, as she is absolutely stunning.

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9. Allison Stokke

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Allison Stokke is a pole vaulter from California who has gained much attention simply for being incredibly hot. Stokke has since built upon public perception about her looks with a number of modeling appearances, and there is no doubting that every time she appears in a publication, men around the word jump up in joy.

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8. Ellen Hoog

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Ellen Hoog is a field hockey player for the Netherlands National Team, and has previously helped her home nation win the 2008 and 2012 Olympic Gold Medals. In her spare time, Hoog has developed a successful career modeling, and men all around the world can agree that her looks are something to marvel at.

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7. Danica Patrick

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Danica Patrick is a race car driver on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series for Stewart-Haas Racing, and has also previously served as the de-facto sex symbol for GoDaddy.com in commercials. In doing this, Patrick certainly increased the amount of fans that appreciate her, and after appearing in the 2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition, it would be hard to find a man that doesn't find it impossible to look away from her.

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6. Arianny Celeste

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Arianny Celeste has made an entire career off of her looks, as a career as a UFC Ring Girl and model requires one to have stunning looks. Celeste certainly has this down pat, and it is hard to imagine how one could argue with Saint Nick hooking you up with her this Christmas.

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5. Ronda Rousey

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Ronda Rousey is a former Bronze medalist at the 2008 Olympic Games in judo and has since become the most recognizable female fighter in UFC history. Outside of fighting, Rousey modeled for ESPN The Magazine's 2013 Body Issue and was ranked no. 29 on Maxim's Hot 100 list of 2013, further demonstrating that she is incredibly attractive.

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4. Sydney LeRoux

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Sydney LeRoux is a professional soccer player for both Seattle Reign FC and the U.S. Women's National Team, where she has gained a reputation as a natural goal scorer. Off the pitch, LeRoux has gained a reputation for her looks, which have gained her inclusion in ESPN the Magazine's 2013 Body Issue. While previous rumors have placed the soccer star in a relationship with Colin Kaepernick, there is no doubting a little help from Saint Nick would help make this Christmas one to remember.

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3. Caroline Wozniacki

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Carolina Wozniacki has previously been the no. 1 tennis player in the world, and even after dropping this title, she still holds a special place in my heart. The Dane is incredibly attractive, and there is no doubting that snatching her away from Rory McIlroy would be something to celebrate this Christmas.

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2. Alex Morgan

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Alex Morgan is a striker for both Portland Thorns FC and the U.S. Women's National Team, and has become one of the best soccer players in the world during her short career. Additionally, Morgan has become something of a sex symbol for women's soccer, as her stunning looks undoubtedly help draw a male audience into the sport. After she recently got engaged to Houston Dynamo midfielder Servando Carrasco, any previous dreams of getting the female star for Christmas became even more unlikely, but one can always dream.

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1. Alana Blanchard

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Alana Blanchard is a surfer on the ASP World Tour, and has won a number of competitions on the tour to become one of the most successful female surfers alive today. During this time, Blanchard has also become well known for being incredibly gorgeous, and there is no doubting I would love to wake up to her on Christmas morning.

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  • Rich Flanders

    Couldn’t find ONE non-Caucasian for this list? Really?

    • WagTheDawg

      First time in years. You’re more likely to win the lotto than see this again. Be Happy! Don’t Worry?

    • Tyler Leli

      Racial background played no part in the formation of this list. Thank you for reading.

  • Crush

    Not one WNBA player? You guys didn’t look around much. A bunch of surfers and skaters. You can make a list from the WNBA alone. Also what about some of the sprinters in Track and Field???

  • WagTheDawg

    So who’s the babe in the first photo … the one with NO NAME? She’s easily the hottest of the bunch, and for 2nd I’ll go with Ivanovich.

  • NYCKim

    A ring girl qualifies as an athlete now?

  • Erik LaSeure

    How in the hell does Danica Patrick make this list?

    • Tyler Leli

      I would say that you are one of few people who feel she is not attractive.

  • pop_sav
    • Tyler Leli

      Narrowly missed the cut. Her talents are certainly appreciated.