Sure, they’re the best athletes in the world in terms of strength, speed and talent, but these sizzlin’ Olympians are also on top of their game when it comes to simply being hot. See who’s out to scorch the competition with their perfectly fit physiques …
15 | DAVID BOUDIA, DIVING EEUU
Starting his Olympic career while still a student at Purdue University, diver David Boudia won the gold medal in the 10 metre platform diving competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. He’s taken guys!, got a lovely wife and daughter.
14 | 23 SAM MIKULAK, GYMNASTICS EEUU
It’s hard to single men out on the gymnastics team because they are all very handsome! Sam Mikulak definitely tops the list as the California born gymnast will be flipping his way to his second Olympic games. While studying at the University of Michigan, Sam won back-to-back NCAA all-around titles.
13 | JEFF PORTER, TRACK AND FIELD EEUU
110-meter hurdles hunk Jeff Porter will be representing the United States for the second time at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Hailing from New Jersey, Porter married a fellow Olympic hurdler, Tiffany Porter, back in 2011 and works at the University of Michigan as an academic counselor.
12 | RYAN LOCHTE, SWIMMING EEUU
Born in New York but raised in Florida, swimmer Ryan Lochte and his incredible body will be returning to the Olympics for the fourth time. Lochte is already a well-decorated Olympian with 5 golds, 3 silvers and 3 bronzes. Aside from taking laps in the pool, Ryan also enjoys skateboarding, surfing and basketball.
11 | NATHAN ADRIAN, SWIMMING EEUU
Swimmer Nathan Adrian shows off his all-American smile — and his incredible washboard stomach — while holding up the stars and stripes. This will be Nathan’s third Olympic game as he’s already taken home 3 gold medals and 1 silver from past games.
10 | JAKE DALTON, GYMNASTICS EEUU
We couldn’t just pick one gymnast! Jake Dalton, and his amazing muscles, will be heading to his second Olympic games. Dalton was a collegiate champion while studying at the University of Oklahoma with four NCAA titles. It’s also where he met his future wife Kayla!
09 | CARLOS BALDERAS, BOXING EEUU
— USA TODAY Sports (@usatodaysports) March 10, 2016
Mexican-American boxer Carlos Balderas will be heading to the Olympics for the first time to represent his country in the ring. He reportedly got into boxing after he was taken to a ring as punishment for fighting in school.
08 | LUCA DOTTO, BOXING ITALY
There must be literally something in the water, as Luca is the first of four male water athletes to make our list of the 2016 Rio Olympics hottest athletes. Though boasting a high-flying sports career, this 1.92m-tall hunk has been working as model for high fashion brands like Emporio Armani since 2012. Good for him and even better for us!
07 | MARCELO CHIERIGINI, SWIMMER BRAZIL
Yet another proof of how nature’s been generous to Brazilians, Marcelo has had a shy yet promising start in the sports world, which includes a bronze medal in the 2010 World Swimming Championship in Dubai. In 2016, we hope his co-nationals’ massive support and an even stronger physical preparation will help him go for gold.
06 | RHYS HOWDEN, OLYMPIC WATER POLO PLAYER, AUSTRALIA
— AUS Olympic Team (@AUSOlympicTeam) July 1, 2016
It’s no wonder Rhys appears on 10 out of 10 lists of hot athletes from all over the world. It’s all about showing the perfect body! And oh we get to see his a lot every time he competes in just a speedo. His team hasn’t earned an Olympic medal so far, but in Rio he’ll be participating in the Games for the third time, so let’s hope 2016 is a literal game changer!
05 | TOM DALEY SWIMMER LONDON
This sexy young Brit, the youngest of 2016 Rio Olympics hottest athletes, won a Bronze Medal in London 2012 and has since earned a pop star status with his sweet charisma and flawless body. His coming out, first as bisexual in 2013, then as gay in 2014, has helped raise awareness to the overwhelming heteronormativity in the sports world. You go, boy!
04 | ROMMEL PACHECO MEXICO OLYMPIC DIVER
With now 30 yo. Rommel is hitting Rio, a World and Panamerican Champion resume this he was the gold medalist in the 10-meter platform at the 2003 Pan American Games. In the 2004 Summer Olympics he finished in 10th place in the 10-meter platform and 3-meter springboard. In the 2008 Summer Olympics he finished in 8th place in the 10-meter platform. Mexican’s proud boy.
03 | CÉSAR MONTES MEXICO PROFESSIONAL SOCCER PLAYER
César 19yo, a Monterrey Club Football soccer player is selected to play Mexico’s leading team, he’s well know by his height, (6’3), speed, very good ball handling, and of course he’s a good looking young man.
02 | JUAN R. VIRGEN MEXICO VOLLEY BALL PLAYER
PanAm TO2015 Champeon and Official UnderArmour Athlete Juan R. Virgen based in Nayarit Mexico, he achieves his biggest dream of stepping into Rio de Janeiro,the whole team is ready to get the best place and win the gold medal.
01 | DANIEL CORRAL MEXICO OLYMPIC ATHLETE
Beyond being an Olympic athlete, Daniel Corral is a divine and be endowed with a great personality, has an impressive and mature way to reason and think about achieving your goals. That’s why we chose him as number one to keep an eye and following him through his official social media.
The most important decision you have to make is to decide if you go after your dreams, following your greatest ambitions and desires wonderful. If you want to really live, you have to start saying yes to your dreams because if you do not go after what your heart tells you, you are committing spiritual suicide! You’d be killing the best there is in you. —Daniel Corral.
The Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro starting this Friday, August 5, Fashionably Male wishes all athletes great success in their performance as professional players.