Top 10 Hottest Olympic Athletes
When the Olympic games come around every four years, it’s a cause for celebration. People watch the Olympics for many different reasons, mainly for the sporting prowess of the athletes on show. But there’s nothing bad about watching it to soak in a bit of eye candy, and let’s face it, plenty tune it just because of that, to ogle at the hotness of the athletes on show. It may sound a tad crude, but that’s just the way it is. There are plenty of hot athletes who’ve appeared at various Olympic games over the years. Such athletes have become the poster girls for their respective countries, and it’s easy to understand why. They’re fit, athletic, good at what they do, and are also extremely beautiful, draw people into the sport. That can only be a good thing. People become infatuated with them when they’re doing their thing at the stadiums, arenas, and consequently, they’ve acquired tremendous fan followings. Here they are; 10 of the hottest Olympic athletes who’ve graced the biggest sporting stage in the world and have had us transfixed by their beauty.
10. Jessica Ennis-Hill
Jessica Ennis-Hill, or should I say Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill, has become the poster girl for British athletics. Even now that she’s stepped away from competition, she’s still someone who’s name is synonymous with the Olympics for team Great Britain. That’s because she’s just drop-dead gorgeous. She’s sizzling hot from top to toe, just beautiful, possesses a ripped, toned, lean physique, and is undoubtedly one of the hottest Olympians of all time.
9. Hilary Knight
When it comes to ice hockey, Hilary Knight is a star name. Because it’s ice hockey, it’s a popular sport in the Winter Olympics, and due to her feats at these games, Hilary’s profile has risen too. She’s widely regarded to be one of the hottest athletes on the planet, all toned, ripped, and muscular, and she’s got the looks to match too.
8. Sydney Leroux
When it comes to women’s football, Sydney Leroux is one of the hottest around. She’s the poster girl for women’s football, and has flown the flag for the U.S. at the Olympics too, and emerged with a gold medal. She’s one of the best forwards in the business, and one of the hottest too. She’s still young too, so there’s plenty more to come from Sydney.
7. Lindsey Vonn
Lindsey Vonn probably gained a whole heap of fame due to her relationship with Tiger Woods, but the alpine skier is very successful in her own right. She’s won gold at the Winter Olympics, and is regarded to be one of team USA’s hottest athletes. Set your eyes on Lindsey and it’d be hard to disagree.
6. Anouk Vergé-Dépré
Anouk Vergé-Dépré plays beach volleyball for Switzerland. It’s a sport that’s known for its hot competitors, and Anouk’s undoubtedly at the top of that list. She’s stunning, people just love everything about her, and it’s clear to see why.
5. Alex Morgan
Here’s another Olympic gold medallist from the victorious women’s USA football team. That team got plenty of attention, not just because of their footballing abilities, but because they’re probably the hottest team around. Alex Morgan is another successful member of that team, a model and a killer striker on the pitch.
4. Ana Ivanovic
Here’s another athlete who’s recently retired, but is certainly still remembered. Ana had her breakthrough in tennis around a decade ago, and although subsequently, for the rest of her career, her form was inconsistent, she achieved plenty of fame for being one of the hottest women in the sport. She hasn’t had a great time at the Olympics, but just her gracing the Olympic courts would’ve gotten a whole lot of people interested, watching.
3. Maria Sharapova
You could probably guess that there were going to be quite a few tennis players on this list. Tennis does, after all, seem to be a sport filled with sultry women. Maria Sharapova is right up there in terms of being one of the hottest of them. She’s one of the hottest athletes in the world full stop.
2. Allison Stokke
When American track and field athlete, Allison Stokke, burst onto the scene, she wasn’t too keen about being labelled as a sex symbol. But over the years she’s grown to live with it, and has started to embrace it. She’s started doing videos, has done numerous modelling gigs, and it’s all because she’s regarded to be one of the hottest female athletes on the planet.
1. Ellen Hoog
Ellen Hoog is someone who might not be familiar to a whole lot of you. She’s a Dutch field hockey player, and has been wowing hockey fans for many years. She’s competed in three Olympics, winning gold in two and a silver medal in the other. But most know Ellen not because of her hockey credentials, but for being one of the hottest players around. Some of the shoots she’s done are just ridiculously hot, making her a sure thing for the number one entry on this list.