Still feeling that Olympic energy flowing through you? Maybe it left you wondering who some of the greatest athletes of our time are? Well, espnW’s IMPACT25 list highlights 25 amazing women and a few of them just happen to be Olympians. If you caught some of the Olympics, you may recognize several of these faces, but there are also a few others to read up about. espnW teamed up with some Marvel illustrators to give these women the superhero treatment. So if you’re looking for the next Black Widow or Ms. Marvel, look no further. Check out a few of the pieces below.
Olympic darling Simone Biles effortlessly floats through the air, ready to save whoever might need her help. She just makes it look so easy!
World Cup and Olympic soccer star Carli Lloyd is The Boss in her very own story. The Boss knows how to take charge in order to save the day.
Katie Ledecky took the 2016 Summer Olympics by storm as the breakout star. But now she’s a superhero named Power Stroke and defends the ocean with her school of dolphins. Katie is the hero we always wanted.
Make sure to check out all of the espnW Impact stories and images. These women are as inspirational as any superhero and it’s exciting to watch them evolve over their careers.
What other superstars would you love to get the Marvel treatment? Let us know in the comments!