Banned’s Great Gallery: Kate Upton

Michigan born and Florida raised Kate Upton is the hottest young swimsuit model to hit the pages of Sports Illustrated in recent years.

Kate Upton is a decorated horseback rider (insert bareback joke), the 2010-2011 face of Guess, was featured in SI’s 2011 Swimsuit Issue where she was named “Rookie of the Year”, has modeled for Beach Bunny swimwear and Victoria’s Secret and the best news of all — She’s just 18 years old.

And now on to the important stuff.