Olympics The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria  

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This is a 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.

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. If you really enjoyed this list of best Austrian Olympic athletes, you'll also love this list of best Olympic athletes from Russia.

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Marcel Hirscher is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Marcel Hirscher Men's Slalom

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29 8
Hermann Maier is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Hermann Maier Alpine skiing - Men's giant slalom, Men's Super-G

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18 3
Benjamin Raich is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Benjamin Raich Men's Slalom, Alpine skiing - Men's giant slalom, Men's Combined

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19 4
Anna Fenninger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Anna Fenninger Women's Super-G, Women's Giant Slalom

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17 4
Gregor Schlierenzauer is listed (or ranked) 5 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

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18 6
Thomas Morgenstern is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Thomas Morgenstern Men's Team Large Hill, Men's Large hill individual

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12 2
Heidi Krings is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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13 3
Doresia Krings is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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11 4
Marlies Schild is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Marlies Schild Women's Slalom, Women's Combined

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10 4
Hannes Reichelt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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7 2
Dominik Landertinger is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Dominik Landertinger Men's 4x7.5 km Relay

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7 3
Renate Götschl is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Renate Götschl Women's Combined, Women's Downhill

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7 3
Markus Schiegl is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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6 2
Heidi Neururer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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5 1
Toni Sailer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Shirley Tessle added Toni Sailer Men's Downhill, Men's Slalom, Alpine skiing - Men's giant slalom

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8 5
Andreas Kofler is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Andreas Kofler Men's Team Large Hill, Men's Large hill individual

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6 3
Felix Gottwald is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Felix Gottwald Individual Gundersen, Men's Nordic Combined Sprint, Men's Nordic Combined

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5 2
Fritz Strobl is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Fritz Strobl Men's Downhill

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5 2
Daniel Mesotitsch is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Daniel Mesotitsch Men's 4x7.5 km Relay

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5 2
Veronika Halder is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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5 2
Wolfgang Linger is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Wolfgang Linger Doubles

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5 2
Andrea Fischbacher is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Andrea Fischbacher Women's Super-G

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5 2
Doris Günther is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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4 1
Klaus Kröll is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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4 1
Eva-Maria Brem is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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6 4
Mario Stecher is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Mario Stecher Men's Team Relay

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5 3
Elisabeth Görgl is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Elisabeth Görgl Women's Downhill, Women's Giant Slalom

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5 3
Mario Matt is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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5 3
Christoph Sumann is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Christoph Sumann Men's 4x7.5 km Relay, Men's 12.5 km Pursuit

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5 3
Siegfried Grabner is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Siegfried Grabner Men's Parallel Giant Slalom

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4 2
Christoph Bieler is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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3 1
Andreas Matt is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Andreas Matt Men's Ski Cross

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2 0
Mirna Jukić is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Mirna Jukić Women's 100m breaststroke

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4 3
Tobias Schiegl is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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4 3
Kathrin Zettel is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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3 2
Reinfried Herbst is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Reinfried Herbst Men's Slalom

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3 2
Daniel Pfister is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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3 2
Christian Hoffmann is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Christian Hoffmann Men's 50km freestyle, Men's 30 km freestyle mass start

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3 2
Wolfgang Loitzl is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Wolfgang Loitzl Men's Team Large Hill

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3 2
Wolfgang Kindl is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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3 2
Andreas Linger is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Andreas Linger Doubles

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3 2
Bernhard Gruber is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria
Bernhard Gruber Men's Team Relay, Men's Individual (LH/10km)

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3 2
Claudia Riegler is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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3 2
Andreas Prommegger is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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3 2
Anton Unterkofler is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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2 1
Miriam Ziegler is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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2 1
Mario Scheiber is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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2 1
Michaela Kirchgasser is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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2 1
Manuela Riegler is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria

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2 1
Nicole Schmidhofer is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Austria