Sexual Positions for Overweight Individuals People of all shapes and sizes can engage in sexual activity and sexual intercourse. It is important to find comfortable and pleasurable positions that suit your body type and your abilities. Many overweight individuals that engage in sexual activities may find themselves in positions that are both unfulfilling and uncomfortable. Give them a try! Missionary Position The missionary position is one of the most basic and easy sexual positions to maintain during intercourse. To achieve this position, one partner lies on their back with their legs bent while the other partner supports themselves on top of them.