Though Sports Illustrated is certainly a major a success in its own right, there’s no denying that the publication’s annual Swimsuit Edition garners a lot of attention on its own. Beginning with its debut in 1964, the magazine has gone onto catapult countless models into the spotlight often taking their careers to the next level as a result. Household names such as Heidi Klum, Tyra Banks and Irina Shayk have all graced the covers of the magazine at some point in their careers, making it a true benchmark for success. In anticipation of the 2017 issue, Sports Illustrated brought some of the biggest names it has featured on its pages since its inception for an epic Legends photo op with 22 models in total. Featuring the aforementioned trio alongside other notable names such as Brooklyn Decker, Petra Nemcova, Kate Upton, Marissa Miller and more, go behind the scenes of the gathering above to get a glimpse of what to expect in the next issue.