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List of the best triathlon Olympic athletes of all time, with photos of the athletes when available. The famous triathlon event Olympians on this list are all regarded as some of the toughest athletes to have ever competed at the Olympics. Almost every one of these historic triathlon Olympians have taken home a medal, which is why they've earned a spot on this list. Only the greatest triathlon Olympic athletes are featured on the front page of this list, so be sure to vote for who you believe are the best triathlon athletes and vote down the ones you disagree with.

Athletes on this list include Simon Whitfield and Hunter Kemper.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Olympic triathlon athletes?" and "Who is the best triathlon competitor of all time?"
list ordered by

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22 3
Jonathan Brownlee is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
BenNicholson added Jonathan Brownlee age 26

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19 5
Alistair Brownlee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
BenNicholson added Alistair Brownlee age 28

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19 7
Anja Dittmer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Anja Dittmer age 41

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11 2
Vanessa Fernandes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon

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13 4
Carolyn Murray is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Carolyn Murray age 40

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15 7
Simon Whitfield is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon

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11 4
Jan Frodeno is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Jan Frodeno age 35

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7 2
Bevan Docherty is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon

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10 5
Colin Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Colin Jenkins age 34

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8 4
Lauren Campbell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Lauren Campbell age 35

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7 3
Christian Prochnow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Christian Prochnow age 34

12
6 2
Daniel Unger is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Daniel Unger age 39

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5 2
Christiane Pilz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Christiane Pilz age 41

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4 1
Lisa Nordén is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Lisa Nordén age 32

The Best Olympic Athletes in Diving

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4 1
Emma Snowsill is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Emma Snowsill age 35

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4 1
Joao Silva is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
UnbreakableNacho added Joao Silva age 27

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4 1
Laura Bennett is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Laura Bennett age 41

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4 1
Paul Tichelaar is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Paul Tichelaar age 34

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3 0
Kathy Tremblay is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Kathy Tremblay age 34

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3 0
Hunter Kemper is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Hunter Kemper age 40

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3 1
Matthew Reed is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Matthew Reed age 65

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3 1
Joao Pereira is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
UnbreakableNacho added Joao Pereira

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2 1
Julie Swail is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Julie Swail age 44

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2 1
Jarrod Shoemaker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon

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4 4
Sarah Haskins is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Triathlon
Sarah Haskins age 36