Veronica Varekova fashion model
June 19, 1977
5 ft 10 in | 178 cm
36-22-35 in | 91.5-61-89 cm
53 kg | 117 pounds
9.5 US | 40 EU
Veronica Varekova was born in Olomouc, Czech Republic, on June 19, 1977, is an Czech supermodel. She was discovered at the age of nineteen, by modeling agency Next Models.
She appeared eight times in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue (1999-2002) and (2004-2007), graced the cover in 2004 and 2006.
She modeled for brand Victoria Secret.
She is an avid tennis player and painter.
Varekova successfully climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in 2008.
She was married to Czech Canadian former professional ice hockey player Petr Nedvěd (2004-2006).
Featured in TV Special Sports Illustrated Swimsuit: 50 Years of Beautiful (2014).
Appeared in American late-night talk shows: The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (2003), The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (2004) and Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2004).
Lives in New York City.
Elle Czech Republic, 25 Magazine, GQ Italia, Marie Claire, Harpers & Queen, Maxim and Cosmopolitan.
Nivea, Guess, Chanel, Pantene, Ungaro and Gap.
Represented by agencie Barcelona View Management.
I am not yet comfortable with the media. I`m afraid of the unknown. I`m shy and am trying to overcome my fears.
It's not going to be Hollywood for me, darling. (when asked where she'll be in 10 years)
I have respect for the craft, but you can’t be an artist if it’s just not in you.