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Olympics The Best Olympic Athletes from France  

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This is a list of the greatest Olympic athletes from France, with photos when available. These are the best French Olympians of all time who have had the honor of representing their country at the prestigious Olympic games. French athletes from every era all have their place in the Olympic history books, but which French Olympian is the best of them all?

You can decide who the greatest Olympic competitor from France 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. Examples of best Olympic athletes from France includes Joël Chenal, Sandrine Bailly, Boris Sanson, and many more.

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 France Olympic athletes on this list, and downvote the ones that you don't think had a huge impact on France. If you enjoy this list of best Olympic athletes from France, head on over and check out this list on the best Olympic athletes from Australia.

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Marie Dorin Habert is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Marie Dorin Habert Women's 7.5 km Sprint, Women's 4x6 km Relay

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18 6
Olivier Schoenfelder is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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13 2
Sandrine Bailly is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Sandrine Bailly Women's 4x6 km Relay

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18 8
Alain Bernard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Alain Bernard Men's 4x100m freestyle relay, Men's 100m freestyle, Men's 50m freestyle

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10 3
Marie Laure Brunet is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Marie Laure Brunet Women's 10 km Pursuit, Women's 4x6 km Relay

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9 3
Vanessa James is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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9 3
Grégory Baugé is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Grégory Baugé Men's Track cycling, Olympic Sprint

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10 4
Tessa Worley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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7 3
Lucie Décosse is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Lucie Décosse Women's Judo^! 57 - 63kg (Half-Middleweight)

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7 4
Yannick Bertrand is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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5 2
Amaury Leveaux is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Amaury Leveaux Men's 4x100m freestyle relay, Men's 50m freestyle

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5 2
Steeve Guénot is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Steeve Guénot Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling, Lightweight 60 - 66kg

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4 1
Nelly Moenne Loccoz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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Guillaume Gille is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Guillaume Gille Men's handball

France's Angel Of Assassination's Murder Of A Hero Brought France To Its Knees

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4 2
Olivier Girault is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Olivier Girault Men's handball

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3 1
Daniel Narcisse is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Daniel Narcisse Men's handball

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3 1
Celine Lecompere is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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4 3
Melanie Skotnik-Melfort is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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3 2
Camille de Faucompret is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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2 1
Benoît Caranobe is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Benoît Caranobe Men's Gymnastics, individual all-round

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2 1
Cécile Storti is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

Sports Teams With The Most Fanatical Fans

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2 1
Stéphanie Possamaï is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Stéphanie Possamaï

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2 1
Fabien Gilot is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Fabien Gilot

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2 1
Sophie Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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2 1
Vincent Defrasne is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Vincent Defrasne Men's 12.5 km Pursuit

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1 0
Julie Carraz-Collin is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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1 0
Laure Pequegnot is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Laure Pequegnot Women's Slalom

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1 0
Nathalie Péchalat is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

The Most Stunning Female Volleyball Players

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1 0
Marguerite Broquedis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Marguerite Broquedis Women's Tennis, singles

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1 0
Florine De Leymarie is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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2 2
Benjamin Mace is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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2 2
Julien Lizeroux is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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2 2
Vincent Descombes Sevoie is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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2 2
Pin Elodie Bourgeois is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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1 1
Sonia Huguet is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

37 Celebrities Who Played High School Basketball

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1 1
Stéphane Risacher is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Stéphane Risacher Men's basketball

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1 1
Yann Bonato is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Yann Bonato Men's basketball

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1 1
Marion Josserand is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Marion Josserand Women's Ski Cross

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1 1
Yannick Bonheur is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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1 1
Veronique Pierron is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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1 1
Vincent Vittoz is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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1 1
Jonathan Felisaz is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

The Best Trundle Beds

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1 1
Vencelas Dabaya is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Vencelas Dabaya Men's Weightlifting, Lightweight 62-69 kg

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1 1
Tony Ramoin is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Tony Ramoin Men's Snowboarding Cross

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1 1
Ulrich Robeiri is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Ulrich Robeiri Men's Épée team

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1 1
Robin Duvillard is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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1 1
Thomas Voeckler is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France
Thomas Voeckler Men's Road cycling, individual road race

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1 1
Simon Fourcade is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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1 1
Ingrid Jacquemod is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France

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1 1
Sébastien Lacroix is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from France