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List of the best Olympic athletes in the sport of artistic gymnastics. Olympians on this list have competed at the Olympic games in artistic gymnastics. Olympic athletes on this list have made it all the way to the Olympics in their sport and have either won their event or did not even place. But this list isn't just about winners, times, distances and points, it's about who are the public's favorite Olympic athletes in artistic gymnastics. Olympians on this list have captured the hearts of the public in one way or another, and have led their peers in artistic gymnastics competitions. Only the greatest artistic gymnastics Olympic athletes are featured on the front page of this list, so vote for your favorites and let only the best artistic gymnastics Olympians see the top. Artistic gymnastics athletes who have competed in the Olympics don't all have what it takes to be called the "best" in their Olympic sport, so vote carefully and make sure that only the true greats get a place on the front page of this list. Examples include Zou Kai and Thomas Bouhail. Use this factual list to make a whole new one just like it, then re-rank it to fit your opinion. (79 items)
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Nadia Comaneci is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Shirley Tessle added Nadia Comaneci

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Shawn Johnson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Shawn Johnson age 25

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Nastia Liukin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Nastia Liukin age 27

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Aly Raisman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Daviv Sumatal added Aly Raisman age 22

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Gabby Douglas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Daviv Sumatal added Gabby Douglas age 21

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Aliya Mustafina is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Rodrigo1 added Aliya Mustafina age 22

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Shannon Miller is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Alicia Sacramone is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Dominique Dawes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
CraigSmailwill added Dominique Dawes age 40

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Carly Patterson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Sandra Izbașa is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Dominique Moceanu is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
NaomiDiep added Dominique Moceanu age 35

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Olga Korbut is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Joanne Phillips added Olga Korbut age 61

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Mary Lou Retton is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Steph Bowerhaus added Mary Lou Retton age 49

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Oksana Chusovitina is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Kerri Strug is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Steph Bowerhaus added Kerri Strug age 39

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Jordyn Wieber is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Daviv Sumatal added Jordyn Wieber age 21

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Samantha Peszek is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Chellsie Memmel is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Svetlana Boginskaya is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Shirley Tessle added Svetlana Boginskaya age 44

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Cheng Fei is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Cheng Fei age 28

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Bridget Sloan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Bridget Sloan age 24

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Kohei Uchimura is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Aurelia Dobre is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
CraigSmailwill added Aurelia Dobre age 44

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Steliana Nistor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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He Kexin is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
He Kexin age 25

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Tatiana Gutsu is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
CraigSmailwill added Tatiana Gutsu age 40

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Vitaly Scherbo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
ClintonJake added Vitaly Scherbo age 45

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Cathy Rigby is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Cathy Rigby age 64

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Deng Linlin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Deng Linlin age 24

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Anamaria Tămârjan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Elyse Hopfner-Hibbs is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Fabian Hambüchen is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Kurt Thomas is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
LaurieM added Kurt Thomas age 61

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Paul Hamm is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Paul Hamm age 34

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Yang Yilin is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Yang Yilin age 24

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Andreea Acatrinei is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Andreea Grigore is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Andreea Grigore age 25

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Morgan Hamm is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Morgan Hamm age 34

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Li Xiaopeng is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Li Xiaopeng age 35

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Gabriela Drăgoi is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Gabriela Drăgoi age 24

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Larisa Latynina is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Shirley Tessle added Larisa Latynina age 82

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Louis Smith is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Louis Smith age 27

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Jonathan Horton is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Erin Blanchard is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Erin Blanchard age 27

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Alexander Artemev is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics

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Koki Sakamoto is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Koki Sakamoto age 30

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Nansy Damianova is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Nansy Damianova age 26

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Kyle Shewfelt is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Kyle Shewfelt age 34

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Hong Un-jong is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Artistic Gymnastics
Hong Un-jong age 28