For Week-Long Swim Search Photo Shoot and More
Atlantic City, N.J. (May 11, 2021) – Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City hosted models and the production teams of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue for their annual Swim Search this past week. The week-long effort was a part of Hard Rock International and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit’s multi-faceted strategic partnership announced in March.
Along with traditional photoshoots throughout the Jersey Shore, Hard Rock Atlantic City hosted a private pastry decorating contest with Executive Pastry Chef, Thaddeus Dubois, as well as a partnership with the Atlantic City Arts Foundation where models and artist Charles Barbin of DUNES Art Gallery painted an Adirondack chair mural to be formally unveiled on the world-famous Atlantic City Boardwalk Memorial Day weekend. The week ended with a private charity blackjack tournament with legendary athletes Andre Dawson, Keith Byars, and Wayne Chrebet, and Sports Illustrated models Camille Kostek, Josephine Skriver, Brooks Nader and Haley Kalil, where Kostek won $10,000 to benefit The Gronk Nation Youth Foundation.
Swimsuit models Ally Courtnall, Gabriella Halikas, Alex Aust, and Katie Austin compete in a pastry decorating contest mentored by Hard Rock Atlantic City’s Pastry Chef Thaddeus DuBois, Wednesday, May 5.
Sports Illustrated models Camille Kostek and Haley Kalil battle it out in the final round of the charity blackjack tournament Friday, May 7.