Olympics Popular Estonia Olympic Athletes

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List of popular Estonian Olympic athletes, listed alphabetically with photos of the athletes when available. Famous Olympians from Estonia 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 Estonia who have competed in the Olympics. Estonia has a long, proud history of competing in the Olympic games, and without these fierce athletes they never would have won any medals. List is made up of many different athletes, including Jaak Mae and Jüri Jaanson.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the most famous Estonian Olympic athletes?" and "Who is the greatest Estonian Olympian of all time?"
Aivar Rehemaa is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Popular Estonia Olympic Athletes
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Aivar Rehemaa is a cross-country skier. ...more

Olympic Sport: Cross-country skiing

Olympic Country: Estonia

Date Of Birth: 1982-09-28

Place Of Birth: Tartu, Estonia, Earth, Europe, European Union, + more

Nationality: Estonia

Weight: 74.0

Olympic Games Participant: 2006 Winter Olympics

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Aleksander Tammert is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Popular Estonia Olympic Athletes
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Aleksander Tammert is an Estonian discus thrower. ...more

Olympic Sport: Track and field athletics

Olympic Country: Estonia

Date Of Birth: 1973-02-02

Place Of Birth: Tartu, Estonia, Earth, Europe, European Union, + more

Nationality: Estonia

Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Athletics at the 2004 Summer Olympics - Men's discus throw

Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Discus throw

Olympic Medalist Games: 2004 Summer Olympics

Olympic Games Participant: 2004 Summer Olympics

Olympic Medals Won: Bronze medal

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Alfred Neuland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Popular Estonia Olympic Athletes
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Alfred Karl Neuland was a weightlifter and Olympic champion from Valga, Estonia. He won gold medal at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp, and obtained a silver medal at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris. ...more

Olympic Sport: Weightlifting

Olympic Country: Estonia

Date Of Birth: 1895-10-10

Place Of Birth: Walk, Livonia, Latvia, Earth, Europe, + more

Nationality: Estonia

Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Weightlifting at the 1920 Summer Olympics - Men's Lightweight 60-67.5 kg, Weightlifting at the 1924 Summer Olympics -Men's Middleweight 67.5-75 kg

Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Weightlifting, Lightweight 60-67.5kg, Men's Weightlifting, Middleweight 67.5-75kg

Olympic Medalist Games: 1920 Summer Olympics, 1924 Summer Olympics

Olympic Games Participant: 1920 Summer Olympics

Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal, Silver medal

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Alfred Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Popular Estonia Olympic Athletes
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Alfred Schmidt was an Estonian weightlifter and Olympic medalist. He received a silver medal at the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp. ...more

Olympic Sport: Weightlifting

Olympic Country: Estonia

Date Of Birth: 1898-05-01

Place Of Birth: Riisipere, Harju County, Nissi Commune, Estonia, Helsinki-Tallin Euregio, + more

Nationality: Estonia

Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Weightlifting at the 1920 Summer Olympics - Men's Featherweight 60 kg

Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Weightlifting, featherweight -60

Olympic Medalist Games: 1920 Summer Olympics

Olympic Games Participant: 1920 Summer Olympics

Olympic Medals Won: Silver medal

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