Athletes are on a league of their own. They’re a bunch of highly dedicated, committed, passionate, and well-disciplined individuals who know how to harness every bit of their gifts to succeed. Over the course of man’s history we’ve been graced by some of the most outstanding athletes in their respective fields. Here, we’re going to share with you our picks of the 5 greatest sports figures that have ever lived. Sir Edmund Hillary, Mountain Climbing
We clearly wouldn’t know much about Mt. Everest being the highest peak in the world if not for the mountaineering efforts of Sir Edmund Percival Hillary.