Whether you’re a sports fan or a player, Athlete costumes make exciting costume ideas. Whether you’re a fan of games like baseball, football and soccer or you enjoy boxing, running or the Olympics, there are tons of Athlete costume ideas to choose from. Choose an athlete costume that’s generic and all purpose or dress up like your favorite athlete of all time.
Kids athlete costumes are adorable and encourage little ones to look up to great role models like Olympic medalists and other great athletes. Kids can pay tribute to their favorite sports heroes from their favorite teams by wearing a jersey with their number. Athlete costumes for girls are a great way to get young girls into sports and athletics and portraying these activities in a fun, positive light. Girls can find athletes like Women’s Basketball players, Tennis players and Olympic athletes to look up to and pay homage to with a costume.
Adults can also enjoy athlete costumes, which can be especially funny for adults who aren’t otherwise very active. Men and women can both enjoy costumes like Boxers, golfers, referees and more. Sometimes women wear baseball jerseys as a dress to make a sexy athletic costume.
Whether you’re in great shape or not, athlete costumes are fun for people of all ages. What type of sports and activities you consider to be truly athletic can be left to interpretation a bit. For instance, while bowling is a sport, you don’t have to maintain a strong athletic body to play. However serious bowlers may consider themselves athletes. Yet compared to a body builder, they're obviously not nearly as athletic.