Unfurl the capes and let slip the twelve-sided die!
Nerding out is an essential part of life. It separates us from the animals, and we all do it in one way or another.
No matter how cool you think you are, you have at least one hobby or passion you don't lead with when meeting new people. That's your nerd thing. Cherish it.
The following are athletes who embrace and celebrate their inner geek. Instead of tucking it in a corner, they trot their weird eccentricities right up to the camera and say, "Yes, I drink Mountain Dew. And I find Daedric armor both protective and slimming."
These are the athletes who let their geek flag fly, and we can only hope to reach their level of cool.