Originally written on Sportress of Blogitude  |  Last updated 4/5/13

Long before Australian hurdler Michelle Jenneke shimmied her way into our hearts and minds with her sexy pre-race dance routine, there was Leryn Franco, the absolutely stunning javelin-throwing goddess from Paraguay. An Athena armed with a javelin instead of a spear, if you will. In fact, her reign as the exotic female athlete that rules the interwebs dates all the way back to 2009, eons in Internet years. It should come as no surprise then that Leryn Franco is still very much alive, very much still competing in javelin competition, remains successful in the modeling racket and obviously, remains incredibly gorgeous. And apparently, to her credit, she is well-aware of that fact. Thanks to The Big Lead taking a look at her Facebook page — and for that, we thank them — we again have been reminded what a captivating beauty the 31-year-old Franco continues to be. And even better? She evidently enjoys uploading photos of herself to her Facebook page. There’s photos of Leryn Franco throwing a javelin, photos of Leryn Franco working out, photos of Leryn Franco strutting her stuff on the catwalk, photos of Leryn Franco hanging out, photos of Leryn Franco being Leryn Franco. In fact, if there were photos of Leryn Franco doing laundry or brushing her teeth they would probably be worthy of perusal, because every single one of the photos on her Facebook page proves beyond a doubt that the gallery contained therein is a veritable treasure trove. Judge for yourself. Click on the images to enlarge if you like. jQuery(window).load(function() { jQuery("#pb_carousel-1").carouFredSel({ direction : "left", circular : true, infinite : true, items : 1, scroll : { items: 1, duration : 500, pauseOnHover : false }, auto : { play : false, pauseDuration : 2500, delay : 0 } , prev : { button : "#pb_carousel_prev-1" }, next : { button : "#pb_carousel_next-1" } , pagination : "#pb_carousel_pag-1" }); }); prev next .pb_carousel_default { width: 575px; margin-right: auto; margin-left: auto;}a.pb_carousel_default_prev, a.pb_carousel_default_next { background: url( http://www.sportressofblogitude.com/wp-content/plugins/carousel/layouts/default/images.png) no-repeat transparent; top: 274px;}a.pb_carousel_default_next { background-position: -50px 0;}.pb_carousel_default_pag a { background: url( http://www.sportressofblogitude.com/wp-content/plugins/carousel/layouts/default/images.png) 0 -300px no-repeat transparent;}#pb_carousel-1 a { float: left; display: block; } [images via Facebook] TweetThe post Javelin-throwing goddess Leryn Franco’s Facebook page is a treasure trove (42 photos) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.

GET THE YARDBARKER APP:
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Report: Warren Sapp a suspect in domestic violence case

Phil Jackson surprised he didn't win Exec of Year award

Report: FSU-Bama game will start '17 football season

Alex Rodriguez cranks home run for career hit No. 3,000

Bucks in position to take next step forward

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Harbaugh: Ravens practicing illegal formations

WATCH: Jason Day has vertigo, collapses at US Open

Report: Cardinals began hacking Astros in 2012

Drew Brees donates $1 million to Purdue football program

Royals' Hosmer: It's crazy he leads Cabrera in All-Star voting

Former QB Terrelle Pryor willing to move to wide receiver

Foul ball guy Zack Hample caught A-Rod’s 3,000th hit

Minor league team cancels racist white heritage night

Report: Red Wings no longer interested in Dion Phaneuf

Do the San Francisco Giants have enough offense?

A proposal to fix MLB’s All-Star voting system

Has the UFC slipped in its matchmaking skills?

Offseason madness starts with the hope of the NBA Draft

Marshawn Lynch, Oakland native, on Warriors parade bus

WATCH: Tiger falls trying to retrieve ball from rough

The stunning demise of the 49ers' should've-been dynasty

JJ Watt’s breakfast consists of 10 eggs, pancakes and more

Eli Manning: Odell Beckham Jr. should lighten up over jokes

Olympics News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

FSU-Bama game to start '17 season

A proposal to fix MLB’s All-Star voting system

Has the UFC slipped in its matchmaking skills?

JJ Watt’s breakfast consists of 10 eggs, pancakes and more

Using the media to negotiate in the NFL

The realities of player insurance in CFB and the NFL

Ten stories to follow in the NHL this summer

14 reasons to join the MLB season in progress

Is baseball ready for an openly gay player?

Amy Schumer consoles LeBron on Twitter after Finals loss

Should the Angels be better than this?

Trump compares Brady, Pats to China

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.