The meaning of Athlete in dream | Dream interpretation
[DREAM IMAGES: FITNESS INSTRUCTOR; OLYMPIAN; SPORTSPERSON ETC.]
This archetype represents the ultimate expression of the strength of the human spirit as represented in the power and magnificence of the human body. Athlete dreams should not be interpreted in terms of whether your body is perfect in form and function, but whether you have the willpower and strength of spirit to achieve your goals. The shadow aspect of athletes may manifest in dreams about cheating, suggesting a lack of honor in yourself or someone you know. See also LEISURE.
Integration of mental, physical and spiritual strengths through concentration and direction of energy. Strengthening qualities suggested by body parts being exercised (arms, head, back: see individual body parts); developing abilities suggested by equipment used (balance, flexibility, stamina). Need for enhancing awareness and building energy in the physical self.
It is not fortunate to dream of an athlete engaged in contests such as racing, pole-vaulting, putting the shot, or wrestling. It predicts a struggle in which you will not be likely to win.
Dreaming that you are an athlete means that you should help others without expecting retribution.
If the oneiric athlete trips, it is a possible sign for alarm.
Dreams of an athlete symbolize competition, a desire to become your personal best; and that you are striving for success. Perhaps you are working toward your goals and are stretching beyond what you thought you were capable.
Not a good dream to any but the very strong; beware of overstrain.
To dream that you are an athlete, suggests that you have pushed yourself to the limits. You have achieved something which you thought you could not do.
To dream of watching or meeting an athlete suggests that you are having a conflict of opinion, or a differing viewpoint, from someone in your life.
Symbol of sexual masculinity, the Hero. Masculine power, as in Bear. Frequently appears as a dream symbol when one is feeling weak.
Advice that one ought to get involved in fitness. Often, also, the dream symbol for simple-mindedness.
To dream that you are an athlete represents your ability to reach a goal which you had deemed nearly unattainable. You have expended incredible amounts of energy in order to reach this success.
One who is ready for the task; spiritual strength and vigor
Competing in life, 1 Cor. 9:26