List of popular Canadian Olympic athletes, listed alphabetically with photos of the athletes when available. Famous Olympians from Canada have achieved some of the highest honors in sports and Olympic history, as even being chosen to represent your country at the Olympics is something that most athletes will never get to experience. These competitors are the most prominent people from Canada who have competed in the Olympics. Canada has a long, proud history of competing in the Olympic games, and without these fierce athletes they never would have won any medals. Examples of athletes on this list: Meaghan Mikkelson, Megan Imrie and more.This list answers the questions, "Who are the most famous Canadian Olympic athletes?" and "Who is the greatest Canadian Olympian of all time?"