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Famous Athletes from Haiti

Updated June 14, 2019 23.3k views63 items

List of famous athletes from Haiti, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Haiti has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Haitian athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Haiti and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Haiti then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

Everyone from Peguero Jean Philippe to Jean Monuma Constant is included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Haitian athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Haiti?"

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Haiti in order to get more information about each one.
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  • 1
    Samuel Dalembert

    Samuel Dalembert

    Houston Rockets

    BirthplacePort-au-Prince, Haiti

    NationalityCanada, Haiti

    PositionCenter

    Samuel Davis Dalembert (born May 10, 1981) is a former Haitian-Canadian professional... more on Wikipedia

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  • 2
    Andre Berto
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  • 3

    Vladimir Ducasse

    New York Jets

    BirthplacePort-au-Prince, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionTackle, Offensive Lineman

    Vladimir Ducasse (French pronunciation: ​[vladimiʁ dykas]; born October 15, 1987) is a... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Junior Galette

    Junior Galette

    New Orleans Saints

    BirthplacePort-au-Prince, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti, United States of America

    PositionDefensive end

    Junior Jovais Galette (born March 27, 1988) is a Haitian-American outside linebacker who is... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Leonel Saint-Preux

    Leonel Saint-Preux

    Victory FC

    BirthplaceCap-Haïtien, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionForward

    Leonel Saint-Preux (born March 12, 1985, in La Romana) is a Dominican Republican footballer... more on Wikipedia
  • 6

    Jean Alexandre

    Haiti national football team

    BirthplaceVerrettes, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionForward, Midfielder

    Jean-Marc Alexandre (born 24 August 1986) is a Haitian international footballer who plays for... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Gosder Cherilus

    Gosder Cherilus

    Detroit Lions

    BirthplaceHaiti

    NationalityHaiti, United States of America

    PositionTackle

    Gosder Cherilus (; born June 28, 1984) is a former American football offensive tackle in the... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Jeff Louis

    Jeff Louis

    Haiti national football team

    BirthplacePort-au-Prince, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionMidfielder

    Jeff Louis is a Haitian international footballer who plays professionally for Belgian club... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Kénold Versailles

    Kénold Versailles

    Rochester Raging Rhinos

    BirthplaceCarrefour, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionMidfielder

    Kénold Versailles (born March 24, 1984 in Carrefour) is a Haitian footballer who, from... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Joachim Alcine
    Joachim Alcine (born March 26, 1976 in Gonaïves, Haiti) is a Haitian-Canadian professional... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Kervens Belfort

    Kervens Belfort

    Haiti national football team

    BirthplacePetit-Goâve, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionForward

    Kervens Fils Belfort is a Haitian international footballer who plays for French club Fréjus... more on Wikipedia
  • 12

    Gabard Fénélon

    Haiti national football team

    BirthplacePort-de-Paix, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionGoalkeeper

    Gabard Fénélon (born 3 June 1981) is a Haitian footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for... more on Wikipedia
  • 13

    James Marcelin

    Portland Timbers

    BirthplaceSaint-Marc, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionMidfielder

    James Marcelin (born 13 June 1986) is a Haitian professional footballer who plays for Canadian... more on Wikipedia
  • 14

    Alexandre Boucicaut

    Haiti national football team

    BirthplacePort-au-Prince, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionForward, Midfielder

    Alexandre Boucicaut (born November 18, 1981) is a Haitian football (soccer) player.
  • 15

    Jean Sony Alcenat

    Haiti national football team

    BirthplacePort-au-Prince, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionMidfielder

    Jean Sony Alcénat (born 23 January 1986 in Port-au-Prince), nicknamed Tiga, is a Haitian... more on Wikipedia
  • 16

    Judelin Aveska

    Club Atlético River Plate

    BirthplacePort-Margot, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionDefender

    Judelin Aveska (born October 21, 1987 in Port-Margot) is a Haitian football defender, who most... more on Wikipedia
  • 17

    Silvio Cator

    Sylvio or Silvio Paul Cator (October 9, 1900 – July 21, 1952) was a Haitian athlete most... more on Wikipedia
  • 18

    Ricardo Pierre-Louis

    Haiti national football team

    BirthplaceLéogâne, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionForward

    Ricardo Pierre-Louis (born November 2, 1984 in Léogane) is a Haitian soccer player, currently... more on Wikipedia
  • 19

    Jean-Jacques Pierre

    Panionios NFC

    BirthplaceLéogâne, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionDefender

    Jean-Jacques Pierre (born 23 January 1981) is a Haitian professional footballer. He plays for... more on Wikipedia
  • 20

    Lesly Fellinga

    Toronto FC

    BirthplacePort-au-Prince, Haiti

    NationalityNetherlands, Haiti

    PositionDefender

    Lesly Fellinga (born September 29, 1985 in Port-au-Prince) is a Haitian retired football... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Jean Pascal
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  • 22

    Peguero Jean Philippe

    Brøndby IF

    BirthplacePort-de-Paix, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionForward

    Peguero Jean Philippe (born 29 September 1981), also known as Jean Philippe Peguero and by the... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Olden Polynice
    Olden Polynice (born November 21, 1964) is a Haitian former professional basketball player. He... more on Wikipedia
  • 24

    Peterson Joseph

    Sporting Kansas City

    BirthplacePort-au-Prince, Haiti

    NationalityHaiti

    PositionMidfielder

    Joseph Peterson may refer to: Joseph Peterson (psychologist) (1878–1935) Joseph G. Peterson... more on Wikipedia
  • 25

    Romain Genevois

    Romain Genevois (born 28 October 1987) is a Haitian professional footballer who most recently... more on Wikipedia