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 a Czech model.
She was discovered at the age of nineteen, by modeling agency Next Models.
Veronica appeared eight times in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue (1999-2002) and (2004-2007), she graced the cover in 2004 and 2006.
She modeled for brand Victoria Secret.
She is an avid tennis player and painter.
She successfully climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in 2008.
Attended the Parsons School of Design, in New York City.
She was married to Czech Canadian former professional ice hockey player Petr Nedvěd (2004-2006).
Has been in relationship with Eike Batista, since 2011.
She dated Valerio Morabito (2006-2007).
Lives in New York City.
Featured in TV special Sports Illustrated Swimsuit: 50 Years of Beautiful (2014).
She appeared in American late-night talk shows:
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (2003)
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (2004)
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2004)
Charlie Rose (2014)
Elle Czech Republic, 25 Magazine, GQ Italia, Marie Claire, Harpers & Queen, Maxim and Cosmopolitan.
Nivea, Guess, Chanel, Pantene, Ungaro, Escada, Hublot 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.