Using my own voting system, you are able to give each of these heroes a score, based on five criteria which have been determined to be the most important attributes of a sporting hero. These heroes excel in their sport, set an example to others, live as role models and are heroes to many fans.
Rate a Hero
Here is a list of Swimming (and other Aquatic Events) sports people who have been called a hero at some stage. You may or may not agree. Follow the links to rate each of these athletes. The topped rated heroes from all sports are on the top20 super heroes list. If your hero is not here, then suggest a hero.