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67 results for ATHLETE

14 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for ATHLETE.

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Mar 24, 20153DSports Illustrated profileeRobyn Weintraub
Sun May 4, 201465DJock (3)Mary Lou Guizzo
Mon Feb 17, 201443DOlympian, e.g.David Gray
Tue Oct 8, 201339DJock (3)Tim Croce
Sat Sep 7, 201311DForward, back or centerJulian Lim
Tue Aug 28, 20129DOlympics competitorLou Borenstein
Sun Mar 11, 201256ALetter earnerVictor Fleming and John Dunn
Tue Jul 12, 201125AOne often depicted on a Wheaties boxBill Thompson
Wed Nov 14, 200712DWheaties box adornerJim Page
Sun Dec 12, 200428ALetter getterLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
Sun Jan 18, 200465AEndorser, sometimesArlan and Linda Bushman
Sun Oct 26, 20039APlayerPatrick Merrell
Mon Feb 5, 200142DJock (3)Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Sun Mar 27, 199441DOlympianJeanette K. Brill

5 results for ATHLETE from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Sep 10, 2017panda31AThe late ballplayerMel Taub
Aug 23, 2015acrosticGType adorning a Wheaties boxEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Nov 25, 2007acrosticOPerformer of physical featsEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
May 27, 2007acrosticGOlympics participantEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Oct 13, 2002cryptic25AFirst one let in the jock (7)Trip Payne

48 results for ATHLETE from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Fri May 8, 199240AOlympics entrantAlfio MicciMaleska
Fri Dec 1, 198940DJim Thorpe was oneRhonda KrausMaleska
Fri Aug 18, 19893DJim Thorpe, e.g.Albert J. KlausMaleska
Wed May 11, 198850AOlympics competitorPatterson PeppleMaleska
Fri Aug 7, 198721AOlympic competitorMark DiehlMaleska
Sat Jul 25, 198749AGerald Ford, onceBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Sat May 9, 198750AOlympics competitorPatterson PeppleMaleska
Sat Nov 29, 198627ABruce Jenner, e.g.Joe ClonickMaleska
Thu Oct 2, 198624DBruce Jenner, for oneJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Sat Mar 15, 198625ADecathlon entrantPatterson PeppleMaleska
Sat Jul 7, 19842DOlympianErnst TheimerMaleska
Sun Aug 14, 198310DOlympianPeter SwiftMaleska
Sat Feb 5, 198338DJenner, for oneJoe ClonickMaleska
Sat Aug 21, 19829DJenner, for onePeter SwiftMaleska
Sat May 30, 198143DOlympics participantDorothy ElliottMaleska
Fri May 22, 198145AJim Thorpe was oneSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Mon Sep 10, 197930AOlympics competitorSamuel K. FliegnerMaleska
Fri Nov 17, 197813DArena figureWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Mar 7, 197820AZaharias was oneHerb L. RisteenMaleska
Sat Sep 30, 197232AJesse Owens, for oneUnknownWeng
Tue Mar 9, 197145DLetter winnerUnknownWeng
Sat Nov 22, 19699DWillie Mays, for one.UnknownWeng
Fri Aug 15, 196947ABill Russell, for one.UnknownWeng
Fri Apr 1, 196656AOlympic contender.UnknownFarrar
Thu Dec 30, 196536AOlympics contestant.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 18, 196591APeter Snell, for example.W. E. JonesFarrar
Tue Mar 30, 196539ACampus figure.UnknownFarrar
Tue Mar 10, 196420AOlympic contestant.UnknownFarrar
Thu Oct 17, 19637DRunner.Helen FasuloFarrar
Sun May 19, 1963102APaavo Nurmi then.Ted DombrasFarrar
Thu Jul 12, 196244DOlympic contender.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 31, 196224AOlympics contestant.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 23, 196159AA. A. U. member.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 30, 196061AMember of A.A.U.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 7, 195961AMember of A. A. U.Walter ColtFarrar
Tue Sep 30, 195845DHerb Elliot, for example.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 11, 195737ASports competitor.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Dec 9, 195547ASports participant.UnknownFarrar
Wed Nov 23, 195545AOlympic contender.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 22, 19553DMember of A.A.U.UnknownFarrar
Fri Sep 9, 195516AOlympic team member.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Fri Aug 28, 19531DBob Mathias, for instance.Diana R. SessionsFarrar
Sun Feb 15, 1953114AMathias, for instance.Sergei TilartFarrar
Tue Feb 5, 195225ACandidate for the Olympics.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jan 31, 19528ASynonym for Mathias or Richards.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jan 16, 19524DOlympic material.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 21, 195114AGridiron performer.J. L. WilkinsonFarrar
Sun Apr 7, 194698DTrack man.Lester KeeneFarrar