Top-10 Endurance Sports

Which sports are rated highest for endurance? This list is based on the ratings of the factors of success considered most important by visitors to this website. The top rated sports for endurance are all clearly endurance based sports: orienteering, triathlon and rowing.



The ratings are still being recorded (this list is from December 2019), so the list order may change over time. Although over 50 of the world's major sports have been analyzed, there may be others that were not included and could also be ranked highly too. You can add your own rating for sports.

The endurance sports ranking list by the expert panel from ESPN may provide a more reliable list, compared to this list using website user ratings.

Ranking Sport Rating (%)
1 Orienteering 85.5
2 Triathlon 85.5
3 Rowing 85.3
4 Water Polo 84.1
5 Ultimate 83.2
6 Swimming (200m Free) 80.8
7 Ultra Marathon 80.5
8 Road Cycling 79.9
9 Squash 79.0
10 Boxing 78.8


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