Olympics The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria  

401 votes 30 voters 3.6k views 113 items Follow Embed

List of the greatest Olympic athletes from Austria, with photos when available. These are the best Austrian Olympians of all time who have had the honor of representing their country at the prestigious Olympic games. Austrian athletes from every era all have their place in the Olympic history books, but which Austrian Olympian is the best of them all? You can decide who the greatest Olympic competitor from Austria is by how many medals they took back to their country, but that isn't the only factor that comes into play when considering who the best really is.

This list has a variety of athletes in it, from Dominik Landertinger to Ingemar Walder.

This list answers the questions, "Who is the best Austrian Olympian of all time?" and "Who are the greatest Olympians from Austria?"

America, Russia and Great Britain have the most Olympic medals out of every country that has been represented in the Olympics, but it doesn't mean that Olympic competitors from other nations don't deserve accolades as well. Vote for your favorite Austria Olympic athletes on this list, and downvote the ones that you don't think had a huge impact on Austria.

1
+ - 15 3
Hermann Maier is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Hermann Maier Alpine skiing - Men's giant slalom, Men's Super-G

Hottest Austrian Actresses The Biggest Crybabies in Basketball

2
+ - 11 2
Marcel Hirscher is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Marcel Hirscher Men's Slalom

3
+ - 8 2
Anna Fenninger is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Anna Fenninger Women's Super-G, Women's Giant Slalom

4
+ - 7 2
Benjamin Raich is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Benjamin Raich Men's Slalom, Alpine skiing - Men's giant slalom, Men's Combined

5
+ - 7 3
Thomas Morgenstern is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Thomas Morgenstern Men's Team Large Hill, Men's Large hill individual

6
+ - 6 2
Gregor Schlierenzauer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Gregor Schlierenzauer Men's Team Large Hill, Men's Individual Normal Hill, Men's Individual Large Hill

7
+ - 7 4
Marlies Schild is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Marlies Schild Women's Slalom, Women's Combined

8
+ - 6 3
Andreas Kofler is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Andreas Kofler Men's Team Large Hill, Men's Large hill individual

9
+ - 6 3
Hannes Reichelt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

10
+ - 5 2
Markus Schiegl is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

11
+ - 5 2
Renate Götschl is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Renate Götschl Women's Combined, Women's Downhill

12
+ - 4 1
Doris Günther is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

13
+ - 4 1
Doresia Krings is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

14
+ - 4 1
Dominik Landertinger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Dominik Landertinger Men's 4x7.5 km Relay

15
+ - 4 1
Heidi Krings is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

Evolution of Female Pro Wrestlers The Creepiest Sports Mascots

16
+ - 4 1
Daniel Mesotitsch is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Daniel Mesotitsch Men's 4x7.5 km Relay

17
+ - 4 1
Heidi Neururer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

18
+ - 3 1
Veronika Halder is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

19
+ - 3 1
Wolfgang Linger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Wolfgang Linger Doubles

20
+ - 2 0
Mirna Jukić is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Mirna Jukić Women's 100m breaststroke

21
+ - 4 3
Tobias Schiegl is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

22
+ - 4 3
Kathrin Zettel is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

23
+ - 4 3
Mario Stecher is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Mario Stecher Men's Team Relay

24
+ - 3 2
Elisabeth Görgl is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Elisabeth Görgl Women's Downhill, Women's Giant Slalom

25
+ - 3 2
Reinfried Herbst is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Reinfried Herbst Men's Slalom

26
+ - 3 2
Michael Walchhofer is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Michael Walchhofer Men's Downhill

27
+ - 3 2
Siegfried Grabner is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Siegfried Grabner Men's Parallel Giant Slalom

28
+ - 3 2
Fritz Strobl is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Fritz Strobl Men's Downhill

29
+ - 3 2
Felix Gottwald is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Felix Gottwald Individual Gundersen, Men's Nordic Combined Sprint, Men's Nordic Combined

Famous People Named Adam The Biggest Turn Ons in a Person

30
+ - 3 2
Wolfgang Loitzl is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Wolfgang Loitzl Men's Team Large Hill

31
+ - 3 2
Christoph Sumann is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Christoph Sumann Men's 4x7.5 km Relay, Men's 12.5 km Pursuit

32
+ - 3 2
Daniel Pfister is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

33
+ - 3 2
Mario Matt is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

34
+ - 2 1
Andreas Matt is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Andreas Matt Men's Ski Cross

35
+ - 2 1
Viktor Pfeifer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

36
+ - 2 1
Andrea Fischbacher is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Andrea Fischbacher Women's Super-G

37
+ - 2 1
Stephan Eberharter is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Stephan Eberharter Men's Super-G, Alpine skiing - Men's giant slalom, Men's Downhill

38
+ - 2 1
Eva-Maria Brem is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

39
+ - 2 1
Matthias Guggenberger is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

40
+ - 2 1
Klaus Kröll is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

41
+ - 2 1
Regina Sterz is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

42
+ - 2 1
Katerina Smutna is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

43
+ - 2 1
Johann Grugger is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

The Best Soccer Players from Austria The Best Adventure Travel Companies

44
+ - 2 1
Mario Scheiber is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

45
+ - 2 1
Miriam Ziegler is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

46
+ - 2 1
Manuela Riegler is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

47
+ - 2 1
Christoph Gruber is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

48
+ - 1 0
Jason Myslicki is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

49
+ - 1 0
Reinhard Divis is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

50
+ - 3 3
Margarita Marbler is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria