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Athlete's World: Exploring The 'Perfect' Physique
The notion of a perfect physique is of course, relative. A perfect physique is different for a boxer than say a sumo wrestler. So which one appeals to you most?

Athlete's World: Exploring The 'Perfect' Physique

Photographer Paul Calver and art director Gem Fletcher celebrates what the pair deem "the perfectly imperfect form of an athlete's body." It's clear the form of a particular athlete is determined by their function, whether related to speed, endurance, strength, or as a showcase.

Athlete's World: Exploring The 'Perfect' Physique

Athlete's World: Exploring The 'Perfect' Physique

Although each body is unique in its own right, each are pushed to the physical limits of the sport they are involved in.

Athlete's World: Exploring The 'Perfect' Physique

Athlete's World: Exploring The 'Perfect' Physique

Athlete's World: Exploring The 'Perfect' Physique

Athlete's World: Exploring The 'Perfect' Physique

Much like the ESPN Bodies issue has showcased these last few years, the "perfect athlete" is a relative term full of different shapes, oblongs, squares, and a few that are shaped like douches on the inside. I'm looking at you, Alex Rodriguez.

Athlete's World: Exploring The 'Perfect' Physique

Athlete's World: Exploring The 'Perfect' Physique

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