In spite of being a mediocre athlete at best, Dean had thrived on sports.
Her assistant, Gerry, looked like a college athlete with a huge, bright grin, blond hair and friendly hazel eyes.
His gluttony and drunkenness were notorious, and he was an athlete of great prowess.
The extreme development of the muscles in the weightlifting athlete and in the arm of the blacksmith is the result of increased functional activity with a corresponding increase in the vascular supply; this exercise may produce an over-development so excessive as to be classed as abnormal.
POSIDONIUS (c. 130-50 B.e.), nicknamed "the Athlete," Stoic philosopher, the most learned man of his time (so Strabo Twv Ka' 'j & cbcXoakkov7roXv,uaNc raros, Galen i rcQTflµovocc.TaTos) and perhaps of all the school.