The athletic type is a genetically modified duck, which is one of the ducks players get to choose in the beginning of Duck Life 3. It is skilled at running and swimming, and not very good at flying or climbing.
The althletic duck is the tallest duck in Duck Life 3. It has long and strong legs, making it an expert runner. Its first evolution is yellow, the second evolution is lime green (chartreuse) and known as the lanky duck, and the third evolution is green, known as the athletic duck. Its eyes are lime green, just like the other ducks. it looks the same as other ducks.