List of famous athletes from Northern Ireland, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Northern Ireland 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 Northern Irish athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.
Examples of athletes on this list: Johnny Johnston, John Devine and many more.
This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Northern Irish athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Northern Ireland?"You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Northern Ireland in order to get more information about each one.