Are You The Men’s Health 2017 Cover Guy?


We’re searching South Africa for our next cover guy… and it could be you!

We’re looking for a man who has the looks and the lifestyle to be our Cover Guy 2017. Someone who leads by example, is fit and health-conscious, inspires others and embodies a well-rounded modern man.

Men’s Health Cover Guy 2017 is brought to you by Versace.

The 2017 Cover Guy competition is now closed. Scroll down to meet our TOP 20!

Thank you to all the guys who entered and voted – we’re blown away by your hard work and commitment to living a healthy lifestyle, and inspiring others to do the same!

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram and keep an eye on this website – we will be announcing the Top 10 finalists on Friday 29 September!



  1. Star in a professional photo shoot for the Men’s Health cover
  2. Become a Men’s Health brand ambassador
  3. Get featured inside the November issue in a special report
  4. Appear in training and workout features as a Men’s Health fitness model throughout the year
  5. Receive a hamper from Men’s Health and our Cover Guy sponsor Versace


Top 20
Herman de Bruyn

Hleketani Makhubele

Chad Viveiros

Musa Langa

Buntu Matshaya

Bantu Msila

Aldo Damon

Wiaan Fourie

Kundai Murapa

Willem Engelbrecht

Dylan Neser

Tumi Seeco

Brandon Duxbury

Wim Grobler

Hendrik v.d Merwe

Josh Isserow

Jed Matangi

Shakir Galiem

Jason Smith

Talton Cooke