These members of SI's Fittest 50 may surprise you—unless you closely follow rugby or CrossFit.
We’re rolling out our Fittest 50 list here at Sports Illustrated, highlighting the most in-shape male and female athletes across the sporting world.
Though the likes of LeBron James and Serena Williams made the list, not every athlete is an international superstar.
Here are a few Fittest 50 athletes you might not have predicted to make the list—unless you're a big fan of rugby or CrossFit.
- Patriots receiver Chris Hogan
- Rugby star Kieran Read
- CrossFit athletes Christmas Abbott, Talayna Fortunato, Samantha Briggs and Camille Leblanc-Bazinet
- Rock climber Chris Sharma
- WWE wrestlers Charlotte Flair and Seth Rollins
- Endurance athlete Jessi Stensland