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List of famous athletes from Liechtenstein, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Liechtenstein 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 Liechtenstein athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Liechtenstein 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 Liechtenstein then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

You can rank all of these athletes, from Benjamin Büchel to Jessica Walter.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Liechtenstein in order to get more information about each one.

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Hanni Wenzel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Hannelore Wenzel is a former alpine ski racer from Liechtenstein, an Olympic, World Cup, and world champion. She won the country's first Olympic medal at the 1976 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck, ...more

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Marina Nigg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Marina Nigg is an alpine skier.

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Marco Büchel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Marco Büchel is a retired alpine ski racer from Liechtenstein. He participated in a record-tying six Winter Olympics, starting in 1992 and ending in 2010. On 18 January 2008, Büchel ...more

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Ursula Konzett is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Ursula Konzett Ursula Gregg is a former Alpine skier from Liechtenstein.

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Michael Klingler is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Michael Klingler is a Liechtenstein bobsledder.

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Martin Stocklasa is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
FC St. Gallen Martin Stocklasa is a retired naturalized Liechtenstein football defender. He played for FC Zürich, FC Vaduz, Dynamo Dresden and SV Ried. Stocklasa, and his brother, Michael, both ...more

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Thomas Dürr is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Thomas Dürr is an Olympic Bobsleigh athlete from Liechtenstein.

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Benjamin Fischer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Benjamin Fischer FC Vaduz Benjamin Fischer is a retired Liechtenstein football striker. He began his career by Swiss club Grasshopper Club Zürich in the youth team and holds a Swiss passport. In February 2011 he ...more

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Jürgen Berginz is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Jürgen Berginz is an Olympic Bobsleigh athlete from Liechtenstein.

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Richard Wunder is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Richard Wunder is an Olympic Bobsleigher from Liechtenstein.

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Fabio D'Elia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Fabio D'Elia FC Chur 97 Fabio D'Elia is a half-Italian Liechtenstein football midfielder who currently plays for FC Schaan, a Liechtenstein club. He also played for the Liechtenstein national football team and won 50 ...more

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Stephanie Vogt is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Stephanie Vogt is a Liechtensteinerin professional tennis player. Vogt has won eleven singles and ten doubles titles on the ITF tour in her career. On 24 February 2014, she reached her best ...more

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Tina Weirather is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Christina "Tina" Weirather is a World Cup alpine ski racer from Liechtenstein.

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Andreas Wenzel is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Andreas Wenzel is a former World Cup alpine ski racer from Liechtenstein, active from 1976 to 1988. Born in Planken, he was the overall World Cup champion in 1980, the same season in which his ...more

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Kerstin Metzler-Mennenga is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Kerstin Metzler-Mennenga

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Paul Frommelt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Paul Frommelt is a former Alpine skier from Liechtenstein and young brother of Willi Frommelt. In the 1970s and 1980s he belonged to the Liechtenstein skiing team together with the siblings ...more

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Willi Frommelt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Willi Frommelt Willi Frommelt is a former Alpine skier from Liechtenstein who won a bronze medal in the slalom at the 1976 Olympics.

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Birgit Heeb is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Birgit Heeb Birgit Heeb-Batliner is a Liechtenstein former alpine skier who competed in the 1992 Winter Olympics, 1994 Winter Olympics, 1998 Winter Olympics, and 2002 Winter Olympics. She scored one alpine ...more

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Jessica Walter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Jessica Walter Jessica Walter is a Liechtenstein former alpine skier who competed in the 2006 Winter Olympics.

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Michele Polverino is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Michele Polverino FC Vaduz Michele Polverino is a naturalized Liechtenstein football midfielder, who plays for SV Ried in the Austrian Bundesliga.

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Peter Jehle is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Peter Jehle FC Schaan Peter Karl Jehle is a Liechtensteiner footballer who plays for FC Vaduz in the Swiss Super League, as a goalkeeper.

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Mathias Christen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Mathias Christen FC Balzers Mathias Christen is a Liechtensteiner international footballer who plays for the Liechtensteiner club Triesenberg as a midfielder.

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Franz Burgmeier is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Franz Burgmeier Darlington F.C. Franz Burgmeier is a Liechtenstein footballer, who plays as a midfielder for Vaduz in the Swiss Super League. Born in Triesen, Burgmeier was a burgeoning footballer and keen skier, until he gave ...more

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Nicole Klingler is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Nicole Klingler

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Benjamin Büchel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Benjamin Büchel USV Eschen/Mauren Benjamin Büchel is a Liechtensteiner international footballer who for English club Bournemouth, as a goalkeeper.

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Benedikt Lampert is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Benedikt Lampert is a bobsledder from Liechtenstein. He was the bobsled alternate for Liechtenstein at the 2010 Winter Olympics.

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Martin Rechsteiner is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Martin Rechsteiner Liechtenstein national football team Martin Rechsteiner is a Liechtensteiner former international footballer who played as a right back.

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Martin Büchel is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Martin Büchel Fussballclub Zürich Martin Büchel is a Liechtenstein footballer, who currently plays for FC Unterföhring in Germany.

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Yves Oehri is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Yves Oehri FC Winterthur Yves Oehri is an Liechtensteiner international footballer who plays for YF Juventus, as a right back.

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Thomas Beck is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Thomas Beck FC Balzers Thomas Beck is a Liechtenstein football striker who plays for FC Rot-Weiß Rankweil. Beck also played for the Liechtenstein national football team. He earned 92 caps and scored five goals ...more

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Constantin von Liechtenstein is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Constantin von Liechtenstein Prince Constantin Franz Nikolaus Karl Heinrich Dagobert Anton von Padua Ildefons Maria von Liechtenstein was a Liechtenstein prince and alpine skier who competed in the 1948 Winter Olympics. He ...more

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David Hasler is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
David Hasler FC Basel David Hasler is a former Liechtenstein football midfielder, who last played for Eschen/Mauren in the third tier of the Swiss Football League. The most highly rated young player in Liechtenstein, ...more

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Raphael Rohrer is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Raphael Rohrer USV Eschen/Mauren Raphael Rohrer is a Liechtenstein football footballer, who is Playercoach for FC Triesen.

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Franz-Josef Vogt is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
FC Balzers Franz-Josef Vogt is a retired international footballer from Liechtenstein who played as a defender. Vogt played club football for FC Buchs, and formerly played for USV Eschen/Mauren, FC Balzers ...more

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Marco Ritzberger is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Marco Ritzberger FC Vaduz Marco Ritzberger is a retired Liechtensteiner football defender who last recently played for FC Vaduz. At the age of 22, Ritzberger had played 7 games in UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying and once in ...more

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Marcel Tschopp is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Marcel Tschopp Marcel Tschopp is a Liechtensteiner orienteer and track athlete, specializing in the marathon. Tschopp was Liechtenstein's flag bearer for the opening ceremony of the 2008 Summer Olympics in ...more

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Lucas Eberle is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Lucas Eberle Lucas Eberle is a Liechtensteiner footballer who currently plays for FC Balzers.

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Daniel Hasler is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Daniel Hasler FC Ruggell Daniel Hasler is a former Liechtenstein football defender. He is one of the most capped players for the Liechtenstein national football team, having appeared 78 times since his debut against ...more

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Claudio Sprecher is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Claudio Sprecher Claudio Sprecher is a Liechtenstein former alpine skier who competed in the 2006 Winter Olympics.

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Wolfgang Kieber is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Wolfgang Kieber Wolfgang Kieber is an international footballer from Liechtenstein who plays as a midfielder. Kieber plays club football in Austria for FC Blau-Weiß Feldkirch.

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Andreas Gerster is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Andreas Gerster Andreas Gerster is an international footballer from Liechtenstein who plays as a midfielder. Gerster plays club football for FC Triesenberg, and formerly played for FC Vaduz, TSV Hartberg and ...more

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Thomas Hanselmann is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Thomas Hanselmann Thomas Hanselmann is a former Liechtenstein football defender. Making his debut against Macedonia in 1996, Hanselmann would go on to win 25 caps and score one goal for his country. He last ...more

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Ronny Büchel is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Ronny Büchel Ronny Büchel is an international footballer from Liechtenstein who plays as a midfielder. Büchel plays club football for USV Eschen/Mauren, and formerly played for FC Vaduz, Young Boys ...more

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Franz Schädler is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Franz Schädler Franz Schädler is a former Liechtenstein football midfielder. Making his debut against Latvia in 1995, Schädler would go on to win 12 caps and score one goal for his country. He last ...more

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Martin Telser is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Martin Telser FC Balzers Martin Telser is a Liechtenstein football defender, who plays for FC Balzers in the 2. Liga Interregional.

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August Wolfinger is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
August Wolfinger August Wolfinger is a Liechtenstein former alpine skier who competed in the 1964 Winter Olympics.

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Dimitri Jiriakov is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Dimitri Jiriakov

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Kenny Banzer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Kenny Banzer

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Markus Foser is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Markus Foser Markus Foser is a Liechtenstein former alpine skier who competed in the 1992 Winter Olympics and 1994 Winter Olympics. Foser is most notable for his sole win on the Alpine skiing World Cup, ...more

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Achim Vogt is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Athletes from Liechtenstein
Achim Vogt Achim Vogt is a Liechtenstein former alpine skier who competed in the 1992 Winter Olympics, 1994 Winter Olympics, 1998 Winter Olympics, and 2002 Winter Olympics. He scored one win on the alpine ...more