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List of the greatest Olympic athletes from Latvia, with photos when available. These are the best Latvian Olympians of all time who have had the honor of representing their country at the prestigious Olympic games. Latvian athletes from every era all have their place in the Olympic history books, but which Latvian Olympian is the best of them all? You can decide who the greatest Olympic competitor from Latvia 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 athletes on this list: Andrejs Rastorgujevs, Oļegs Sorokins and more.

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

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 Latvia Olympic athletes on this list, and downvote the ones that you don't think had a huge impact on Latvia.
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Martins Dukurs is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia
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Oskars Melbārdis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Tomass Dukurs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Maija Tīruma is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Miķelis Rēdlihs is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Viktors Ščerbatihs is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia
Viktors Ščerbatihs Men's Weightlifting, Super Heavyweight + 105kg

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Mārtiņš Cipulis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Mārtiņš Karsums is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Agnese Koklaca is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Oskars Bārtulis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Peteris Kalnins is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Sergejs Naumovs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Mihails Arhipovs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Mārtiņš Rubenis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia
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Pāvels Tulubjevs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Kārlis Skrastiņš is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Madara Līduma is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Oļegs Maļuhins is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Oļegs Sorokins is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Oskars Gudramovics is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Rodrigo Laviņš is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Herberts Vasiļjevs is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Roberts Rode is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Kristaps Sotnieks is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Guntis Galviņš is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Kaspars Dumbris is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Aleksejs Širokovs is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Raivis Broks is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Lauris Dārziņš is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Gints Meija is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Žanna Juškāne is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Kaspars Daugaviņš is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Edgars Masaļskis is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Daumants Dreiškens is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Jānis Sprukts is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Jānis Miņins is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Arvīds Reķis is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Guntis Rēķis is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Armands Bērziņš is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Aleksandrs Ņiživijs is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Anna Orlova is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Gerda Krūmiņa is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Andris Šics is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia
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Edgars Piksons is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Kristaps Lībietis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Ilmārs Bricis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Edgars Maskalāns is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Krišjānis Rēdlihs is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Aigars Cipruss is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia

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Juris Šics is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Latvia
Juris Šics Doubles