An athlete or sportsman is a person who competes in one or more sports that involve physical strength, speed and/or endurance. Athletes may be professionals or amateurs. Most professional athletes have particularly well-developed physiques obtained by extensive physical training and strict exercise accompanied by a strict dietary regimen.Here are some of the famous Athletes across various sports who have contributed their bit to the world of sports:

  • Neeraj Chopra Story

    16th April 2018: History is made by those, who dared to challenge the world. However tough the challenges and difficulties may seem, individuals have raised to the occasion to etch their names in the history books with great success. In the sporting arena, the stiff competitio...
  • Michelle-Lee Ahye Story

    11th April 2018: Etching their names in the history books is the ultimate pinnacle for every successful athlete in the world. The ambitious desire may drive an individual from an early childhood or else get inspired, when they see their heroes or idols achieving great success ...
  • Akani Simbine Story

    12th April 2018: In the BOLT era, none of the sprinters could match his stupendous pace in the 100m sprint event. Success eluded many world-class sprinters from various countries under the shadow of the ‘Greatest Sprinter of all time in the World’. Usain ...

  • Christian Coleman Story

    5th March 2018: Success for a sprinter depends on the number of years of hard work, perseverance, dedication towards achieving the ultimate and eye for the gold medal. However, isn’t it amazing that their races are decided in less than a friction of a second? Usain Bolt&...
  • The Little Mouse of Hungary: Krisztina Egerszegi Story

    Profile One of the best and fastest swimmers in history is the Hungarian former Olympian Krisztina Egerszegi. She has participated in three Olympic games and won the gold medal ...
  • The Swimming Butterfly of Colorado: Amy Van Dyken Story

    Profile The most successful woman in the 1996 Summer Olympics is the former competitive swimmer, Amy Deloris Van Dyken. She was a six gold medals for all her Olympic games with four of those wins in one s...


Athletes are highly competitive in nature & always strives for success. They spend huge amount of time in practicing their arena of sports & always air for higher & better scores. This hunger for better scores as compared to previous ones makes them a go-getter in life. They also represents their country at various capacities across several sporting events & hence are very image conscious. The prestige of their nation is dependent on their performances.

Athletes are largely single players but in some sports they form a part of a team & hence they possess both the qualities of an individual sportsperson as well as team player. They also are face of certain brands, brand image of those that matches with the traits of the sportsperson. Since they strive for success, they also know how to celebrate their success. Though their professional life span is of short duration, but this period is full of adrenalin rush, which pushes them to achieve the next level & raise the bar and hold new records in the world of sports.