|What sport are you built for?|
|Around the Academy:
Ever noticed how certain sports stars share the same physical characteristics?
Rowers tend to be tall and heavy, gymnasts small and flexible and sprinters muscular and lean.
You don't have to be built a certain way, but there's no doubt that it can be a big advantage - especially at the highest level.
So what's the ideal body shape for your chosen sport? We asked Dr Kevin Thompson, a physiologist at the English Institute of Sport to fill us in.