Apparently being morbidly obese and becoming an athletic legend are not mutually exclusive. However, only a few have triumphed over their plus-sized eating habits to conquer their sport.
In researching the greatest hefty athletes of all time, it was clear that most enjoyed the taste of cake as much as their athletic success. But food never slowed these stars down in their quests to become legends.
Not only should there be a Hall of Fame for gargantuan athletes, but they should be recognized for conquering their sports just as easily as they consumed hot dogs and beer.
This is a compilation of the 10 most influential and dominant obese athletes of all time in any sport.
Perhaps bigger really is better. Enjoy.