Leryn Franco Photograph

Leryn Franco is more than just an Olympic javelin thrower. She's a gorgeous model from Paraguay.

Franco finished second to last in her event at the 2008 Beijing Games, but at least she was was runner-up int he 2006 Miss Paraguay pageant. The 26-year old has a modeling career to fall back on, which is more than many other failed athletes can say.

Franco's personal best javeling throw is 55.38 meters.