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Popular Japan Olympic Athletes

List of popular Japanese Olympic athletes, listed alphabetically with photos of the athletes when available. Famous Olympians from Japan have achieved some of the highest honors in sports and Olympic history, as even being chosen to represent your country at the Olympics is something that most athletes will never get to experience. These competitors are the most prominent people from Japan who have competed in the Olympics. Japan has a long, proud history of competing in the Olympic games, and without these fierce athletes they never would have won any medals. The list you're viewing has a variety of items in it, like Sayuri Osuga and Fumie Suguri.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the most famous Japanese Olympic athletes?" and "Who is the greatest Japanese Olympian of all time?"
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    Freestyle skiing

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    Alpine skiing

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    Nordic combined

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    Short track speed skating

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    Short track speed skating

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    Freestyle wrestling

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    Short track speed skating

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    Snowboarding

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    Ski jumping

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    Snowboarding

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    Nordic combined

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    Skeleton

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    Snowboarding

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    Speed skating

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    Figure skating

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    Speed skating

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    Ski jumping

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    Bobsleigh

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    Artistic gymnastics

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    Greco-Roman wrestling

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    Snowboarding

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    Speed skating

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    Freestyle skiing

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    Skeleton

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    Ski jumping

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    Speed skating

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    Freestyle skiing

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    Freestyle wrestling

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    Alpine skiing

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    Track cycling

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    Artistic gymnastics

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    Koki Sakamoto

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    Cross-country skiing

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    Speed skating

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    Artistic gymnastics

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    Bobsleigh

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    Masaharu Yamada

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    Volleyball

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    Cross-country skiing

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    Skeleton

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