Hosted at the exclusive Abaco Beach Resort and Boat Harbour Marina in the Bahamas and sponsored by Mystic Powerboats and Mercury Racing, this year’s photo shoot captured everything the brands represent—luxury, beauty, style, and fun.

Meet The Sponsors

Mystic Powerboats

Luxury & Performance since 1996

Mystic Powerboats is a high-performance luxury boat manufacturer based in DeLand, Florida. With a team of skilled craftsmen, they create custom-made powerboats that combine speed, style, and comfort. Their commitment to innovation, precision, and customer satisfaction has earned them a reputation as one of the top boat builders in the industry. From design to construction, they strive to exceed expectations and deliver a unique and exhilarating boating experience to their clients.

Mystic 5200
Mystic 4200

Mercury Racing

Unmatched Power & Speed

The Mercury Racing R-Series 400 is a high-performance engine designed for boating enthusiasts who demand power and speed. This engine delivers impressive horsepower and acceleration, with a top speed of over 80 mph. It features advanced engineering and design, including a quad-cam four-valve design and a dry-sump oil system, which maximizes performance and durability. In addition to is impressive performance, the R-Series 400 is designed with user convenience and safety in mind.

Abaco Beach Resort is a luxury beachfront resort located in the Bahamas. This resort features a variety of top-notch amenities, including a marina, spa, and fitness center. The resort also has multiple dining options, including a fine-dining restaurant and beachfront bar and grill. For those looking to explore the surrounding area, the resort offers activities such as snorkeling, fishing, and island hopping. Accommodations range from standard guest rooms to private villas with their own plunge pools. With its beautiful location, luxurious amenities, and range of activities, Abaco Beach Resort is the perfect destination for a tropical getaway.

Abaco Beach Resort & Boat Harbour Marina

Picturesque Island Vacation 

Abaco Beach Resort & Boat Harbour Marina

Stay at the Resort

Stay at the Resort

Indulge in luxury at Abaco Beach Resort with stunning ocean views, white sand beaches, world-class dining, and endless water activities. Paradise awaits you.



Enjoy a variety of amenities at Abaco Beach Resort including multiple dining options, water sports, fitness center, spa, pool, and private beach access. Pure relaxation.

Dining in the Abacos

Dining in the Abacos

Abaco Beach Resort offers an array of dining experiences, from gourmet cuisine at Angler's Restaurant to casual fare at the Pool Bar. Savor the taste of paradise.



Abaco Beach Resort's marina is a premier boating destination, offering state-of-the-art facilities, a fuel dock, experienced staff, and easy access to the Sea of Abaco. Unwind and explore.

Meet the Photographers

Joey Wright - Lead Photographer

Joey Wright is a distinguished South Florida-based swimwear and lifestyle photographer. His work, primarily trademarked by its tastefully alluring and meticulously detailed quality, always reflects his easy-going approach balanced by a perfectionist nature.

Victor Quintana - Photo Assistant

Creative Director and owner of Guava Cay Media, based in Miami, Florida. Victor is a freelance photographer, writer, director and creative consultant. Victor assisted Joey with the entire production of the photoshoot.

Meet the Models

Olivia Link

Deive Garces

Joy Hellinga

Kendall Cosker

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2023 Swimsuit Credits

Production Team

Ashley Grace

Production Assistants
Alexandra Allen-Vallely
Brandon Ferris

Ashley Grace
Dan Brooks

Brandon Ferris

Hair & Makeup
Michele Winters