It’s been awhile since we checked in on Olympic swimmer Adam Peaty — but we’ve learned how to pick up on those subtle clues suggesting he’s ready for the masses to start paying attention again.

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Look very closely at the following Instagram picture and notice 1.) The slight downward tilt of the face, suggesting openness; 2.) the shoulders — not tense, but loose as though willing to interact and have fun; 3.) the goatee, all but screaming, “I am officially ready to rumble.”


And that’s hardly the sexiest image in the 23-year-old’s Instagram feed.

No, the self-professed “fastest breaststroker in the world” has waayyyyyyy more unearthly pleasures to unleash upon thee.

Have at it.