List of Olympic athletes born in Montreal, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Montreal have achieved some of the highest honors in sports history just by qualifying for the Olympics, as most athletes will never be chosen to represent their countries. These are the most prominent people from Montreal who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Montreal Olympians were born in Montreal, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. Athletes on this list include Mario Lemieux and Martin Brodeur.This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Montreal?" and "Which Olympians were born in Montreal?"