The heaviest living athlete is Sumo wrestler Emmanuel "Manny" Yarborough of Rahway, New Jersey, USA. He stands 2 m 3 cm (6 ft 8 in) tall and weighs a colossal 319.3 kg (704 lb). He was introduced to Sumo by his judo coach and seven years later is ranked number one in the Open Sumo Wrestling Category for Amateurs.
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Heaviest Athlete Manny YarboroughGWR