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Looking to get fit like your favorite athlete? Use our profiles on famous athletes’ diets, workout routines, and fitness tips to find the one that’s right for you. We’ve done the research to bring you the best fitness routines, diets, supplements, and more.

Adrian Peterson

Adrian Peterson

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramAdrian PetersonProfessional Football PlayerBorn: 1985Adrian Peterson is from the place where everything is bigger, Texas. Both of his parents were serious college athletes. Peterson was the star of his youth football team, coached by...

Russell Westbrook

Russell Westbrook

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramRussell WestbrookProfessional Basketball PlayerBorn: 1988Russell Westbrook grew up in California. A late bloomer, he entered high school at 5’ 8” tall and weighing only 140 lbs., he played point guard and only made the varsity basketball...

Cam Newton

Cam Newton

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramCam NewtonNFL Quarterback Born: 1989Cameron Newton is from Atlanta, Georgia. His father is Cecil Newton Senior who played pro football in the 1980s. Cam played baseball and basketball as a kid, but gave up both of those in high school...

Randy Orton

Randy Orton

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramRandy OrtonProfessional Wrestler Born: 1980Randal Orton is from Tennessee. Wrestling runs in the family: his grandfather, father and uncle were all professional wrestlers. After high school, Orton enlisted with the Marines but was...

Serena Williams

Serena Williams

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramSerena WilliamsTennis Pro Born: 1981Serena Williams was born in Michigan but moved to California when she was very young. Her father was a sharecropper from Louisiana and determined to offer his 5 children a better life. Williams began...

Simone Biles

Simone Biles

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramSimone BilesOlympic GymnastBorn: 1997Simone Biles is from Columbus, Ohio. Her parents were unable to care for her and her siblings, and they spent time in foster care before being adopted by their grandparents. Biles first tried...

Seth Rollins

Seth Rollins

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramSeth RollinsProfessional Wrestler Born: 1986From Iowa, Seth Rollins is the WWE stage name of Colby Lopez. He says he had a unremarkable childhood, and considered himself to be introverted who listened to a lot heavy metal. Rollins...

Becky Lynch

Becky Lynch

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramBecky LynchProfessional WrestlerBorn: 1987Becky Lynch is the professional name of Rebecca Quin. She grew up in a suburb of Dublin, Ireland. Lynch was active as a child, rode horseback, swam and played basketball, and she also enjoyed...

Patrick Willis

Patrick Willis

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramPatrick WillisFootball Player (Retired)Born: 1985Born in Tennessee, Patrick Willis grew up in poverty and by age 10 he was already working full-time as a farmer. In high school, Willis lettered 4 times in football and basketball and 3...

Paige VanZant

Paige VanZant

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramPaige VanZantUFC Fighter Born: 1994Paige ’12 Gauge’ VanZant was born in Oregon. Her parents owned a dance studio and she grew up dancing ballet, jazz and hip hop, and she also enjoyed outdoor sports like riding dirt bikes and fishing....

Cameron Hanes

Cameron Hanes

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramCameron HanesEndurance Athlete Born: 1967Cameron Hanes is from Oregon. His parents divorced when he was young and Hanes bounced back and forth between them; his relationship with his mother grew strained when she remarried. Growing up in...

Antonio Brown

Antonio Brown

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramAntonio BrownProfessional Football PlayerBorn: 1988Antonio Brown grew up in Miami, Florida where he played both football and track & field events. His father is ‘Touchdown’ Eddie Brown, a 2-time MVP in the Arena Football League....

Khabib Nurmagomedov

Khabib Nurmagomedov

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramKhabib NurmagomedovMixed Martial Artist Born: 1988Khabib ‘The Eagle’ Nurmagomedov is from the independent republic of Dagestan that was once part of the Soviet Union. His father was ex-military and set up a gym in their house where the...

Deontay Wilder

Deontay Wilder

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramDeontay WilderBoxer Born: 1985Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder is from Alabama, and he had typical childhood dreams of being a pro football or basketball player when he grew up. Wilder briefly attended junior college, but married young and...

Randy Couture

Randy Couture

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramRandy CoutureEntertainerBorn: 1963Born in Washington state, Randall ‘The Natural’ Couture played a lot of other sports including football, soccer and skiing, but his true love was wrestling which he began in middle school. Couture won a...

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