List of famous athletes from Monaco, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Monaco 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 Monaco athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Monaco 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 Monaco then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.
A list made up of athletes like Alexandra Coletti and Sébastien Gattuso.
This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Monaco athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Monaco?"You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Monaco in order to get more information about each one.
Albert II is the reigning monarch of the Principality of Monaco, and head of the Princely House of Grimaldi. He is the son of Rainier III, Prince of Monaco, and the American actress Grace Kelly. His sisters are Caroline, Princess of Hanover and Princess Stéphanie. In July 2011, Prince Albert married Charlene Wittstock. Prince Albert II is one of the wealthiest royals in the world, with assets valued at more than $1 billion, which includes land in both Monaco and France. While his real estate does not include the Prince's Palace, it does include holdings in the Société des bains de mer de Monaco, which operates Monaco's casino and other entertainment properties in the principality. ...more
Birthplace: Prince's Palace of Monaco, Monaco
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Sébastien Gattuso is a Monegasque athlete specializing in the 100 metres. He was born in Menton, France. In 2006 he was banned for six months after testing positive for finasteride, a drug that can be used to mask use of steroids. Participating in the 2004 Summer Olympics, he achieved seventh place in his hundred metres heat, thus failing to secure qualification for the second round. He ran the 100 metres in 10.58 seconds, which was a personal best time and national record. He also competed at the 2002 European Championships, the 2003 World Championships, the 2003 World Indoor Championships and the 2007 European Indoor Championships without reaching the final. Participating in the 2008 ...more
Birthplace: Menton, France
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Patrice Servelle is a Monégasque Olympic bobsledder who has competed in the 2002, 2006, and the 2010 Winter Olympics. Servelle's placed 12th overall at the 2006 Winter Olympic, and was Monaco's flag bearer during the Opening Ceremony. He also finished the two-man Bobsleigh World Cup in second place, which was Monaco's first, and only World Cup medal. Servelle's best finish at the FIBT World Championships was tenth in the four-man event at St. Moritz, Switzerland in 2007. ...more
Birthplace: Monte Carlo, Monaco
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