Close your eyes for just a moment and take time to imagine yourself as a sports star at the very peak of their game. Oh, it feels rather good now, doesn't it?
We would all love to be, or have been, athletes of some repute, but the majority of us can only imagine what it must be like to have the skill and lifestyle of the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo or LeBron James.
Let us, then, indulge ourselves for just a short while and consider which sporting lives would provide the most satisfaction were we able to come iconic athletes of our choosing.
We'll help you out by picking five of our own, who have been judged on a wide criteria ranging from fleet-footedness to exemplary facial hair…