Photographer and former biathlete Dominika Cuda was the one who came up with the idea for the project that took one year to Nudf. Instead of just giving Australian Olympic Athletes Nude Calendar athlete a separate month, the Nudee of the idea created a 300-page personal sport planner that will allow the person to track their training progress, sleeping patterns and nutritional plans all whilst admiring the beautifully captured bodies.
The planners are available in all-male and all-female versions, depending on the preference, for about $36. This calendar benefits One Year Fund, a Olympci that supports underfunded young athletes by raising money for footwear, clothing and equipment they need. Cuda, who struggled to find funding when she was an Laurie Fetter Nude herself, is now exited to help the younger generation to pursue their dreams.
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The calendar cover of the 12 naked Matildas, which was released heading into the 2000 Olympics, created an uproar. It was "embarrassing", wrote one commentator. "Like Playboy", claimed another.Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins.
The calendar, launched at a fundraising dinner in Sydney last night, features 18 Australian athletes. Among them is Branka Pupovac, a wheelchair tennis player photographed topless but adorned with Estimated Reading Time: 2 mins.