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List of the greatest Olympic athletes from Chile, with photos when available. These are the best Chilean Olympians of all time who have had the honor of representing their country at the prestigious Olympic games. Chilean athletes from every era all have their place in the Olympic history books, but which Chilean Olympian is the best of them all? You can decide who the greatest Olympic competitor from Chile 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, like Maui Gayme and Noelle Barahona, in it.

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

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 Chile Olympic athletes on this list, and downvote the ones that you don't think had a huge impact on Chile.
Fernando González is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Chile
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Fernando Francisco González Ciuffardi is a retired professional tennis player from Chile. During his career he made it to the quarterfinal round of all four Grand Slam tournaments. He played his only major final at the 2007 Australian Open, losing to top-seeded Roger Federer. He is the fourth male tennis player in history to have won each Olympic medal. Throughout his career, González defeated many past and present top players, including Lleyton Hewitt, Andre Agassi, Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Andy Roddick, Juan Carlos Ferrero, Carlos Moyá, Gustavo Kuerten, Marat Safin, and Pete Sampras. González qualified twice for the year-end Masters Cup event and was runner-up at two ...more on Wikipedia

Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Tennis, singles, Men's Tennis, doubles

Olympic Country: Chile

Date Of Birth: 1980-07-29

Place Of Birth: Santiago, Chile, Santiago Metropolitan Region, Santiago Province, Earth, + more

Olympic Sport: Tennis

Nationality: Chile

Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Tennis at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Men's Singles, Tennis at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's Singles, Tennis at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's Doubles

Olympic Medalist Games: 2008 Summer Olympics, 2004 Summer Olympics

Olympic Games Participant: 2004 Summer Olympics, 2008 Summer Olympics

Olympic Medals Won: Silver medal, Bronze medal, Gold medal

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#81 on The Greatest Men's Tennis Players of All Time

#58 on The Greatest Male Tennis Players of the Open Era

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Jorge Mandru is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Chile
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Jorge Mandru is an Olympic Alpine Skier from Chile. ...more on Wikipedia

Olympic Country: Chile

Date Of Birth: 1986-05-05

Place Of Birth: Osorno, Chile, Earth, Latin America, South America

Olympic Sport: Alpine skiing

Nationality: Chile

Weight: 81.8

Olympic Games Participant: 2010 Winter Olympics

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Noelle Barahona is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Chile
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Noelle Barahona is an Olympic Chilean alpine skier. She is currently coached by Luciano Acerboni and skis for La Parva, a club in Santiago, Chile. ...more on Wikipedia

Olympic Country: Chile

Date Of Birth: 1990-11-30

Place Of Birth: Santiago, Chile, Santiago Metropolitan Region, Santiago Province, Earth, + more

Olympic Sport: Alpine skiing

Nationality: Chile

Weight: 75.0

Olympic Games Participant: 2010 Winter Olympics

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Nicolás Massú is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Chile
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Nicolás Alejandro Massú Fried, nicknamed Vampiro, is a Chilean former tennis player, a former World No. 9 in singles, and a two-time Olympic gold medalist. He is the only male player to have won both the singles and doubles gold medals during the same games in modern Olympic tennis. Massú also reached the final of the 2003 Madrid Masters and won six singles titles. ...more on Wikipedia

Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Tennis, singles, Men's Tennis, doubles

Olympic Country: Chile

Date Of Birth: 1979-10-10

Place Of Birth: Viña del Mar, Chile, Earth, Latin America, South America

Olympic Sport: Tennis

Nationality: Chile

Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Tennis at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's Singles, Tennis at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's Doubles

Olympic Medalist Games: 2004 Summer Olympics

Olympic Games Participant: 2004 Summer Olympics

Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal

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#62 on The Greatest Male Tennis Players of the Open Era

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