PHOTOS VIDEO Ashley Hebert from 2011 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue ‘The Bachelor’ spread

The Bachelorette Ashley Hebert in a sexy bikini shoot for the 2011 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

In a recent episode of The Bachelor with Brad Womack three of the ladies went on a group date on the island of Anguilla and were surprised with their very own bikini photo shoot for the 2011 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue!

Though the three ladies chosen – Chantal O’Brien, Michelle Money and Ashley Hebert – have distinctively different personalities, apparently they all share one similarity: smoking hot bikini bodies!

If the Bachelor competition were solely based on personality I don’t think anyone would argue that the fun-spirited, 26-year-old dental student Ashley Hebert originally from Madawaska, Maine would be the hands-down winner this season! But let us not forget Ashley has been dancing her entire life and that her sparkling personality looks mighty, mighty fine in a teeny tiny swimsuit!

Here’s a shot in which Ashley’s breasts listen to the ocean:

Ashley Hebert poses for the 2011 SI Swimsuit Issue covering her breasts with shells

And just in case the pictures by themselves weren’t enough to enamor you, here is a brief behind-the-scenes video clip from the shoot from

Want to know more about Ashley Hebert? Be sure to check out our pre-season profile post about her with all sorts of background info! It’s a great way to prepare for next week’s hometown date in which America gets to meet her family!

To see more of Ashley and the other Bachelor bikini ladies Chantal O’Brien and Michelle Money just click their names (If they aren’t links yet, I’m working on the posts right now!), pick up a copy of the 2011 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue (You’ll never regret doing that!) or head over to for tons more high-resolution images from the shoot that will absolutely blow your mind! These women are indeed beautiful, but there is something to be said for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue staff – there really are none better at capturing bikini beauty in the history of the Universe!