List of famous athletes from Slovakia, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Slovakia 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 Slovakian athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Slovakia 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 Slovakia then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.
Examples of athletes on this list include Nicol Cupkova and Tomáš Čekovský.
This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Slovakian athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Slovakia?"You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Slovakia in order to get more information about each one.
- 1Martina Hingis (German pronunciation: [marˈtiːna ˈhɪŋɡɪs]; born 30 September 1980) is a Swiss... more on Wikipedia
- 2Katarína Garajová is a cross-country skier.
- 3Daniela Hantuchová (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈdaɲɪ̯ɛla ˈɦantuxɔʋaː]; born 23 April 1983) is a... more on Wikipedia
- 4Anastasiya Vladimirovna Kuzmina born Anastasiya Vladimirovna Shipulina is Slovak biathlete... more on Wikipedia
- 5Martina Halinárová, née Jašicová, also known as Schwarzbacherová from her first marriage,... more on Wikipedia
- 6Veronika Sabolová (born March 20, 1980 in Košice) is a Slovakian luger who has competed since... more on Wikipedia
- 7Jana Gantnerová is a Slovak Alpine skier. She made her debut in the Alpine Skiing World Cup on... more on Wikipedia
- 8Jana Šišajová (born February 1, 1985 in Kežmarok) is a Slovakian luger who has competed since... more on Wikipedia
- 9Jana Gereková is an Olympic Biathlete from Slovakia.
- 10Alena Procházková (born 9 August 1984) is a Slovak cross country skier who has competed since... more on Wikipedia
- 11Galina Valentinovna Chistyakova (Russian: Галина Валентиновна Чистякова, Slovak: Galina... more on Wikipedia
- 12Ľubomíra Kalinová is a biathlete.
- 13Elena Kaliská (born 19 January 1972) is a Slovak slalom canoeist who has competed at the... more on Wikipedia
- 14Veronika Velez-Zuzulová (née Zuzulová; born 15 July 1984) is a retired Slovakian alpine ski... more on Wikipedia
- 15Barbora Brémová is an Olympic Ice Hockey athlete from Slovakia.
- 16Nikola Gápová is a Slovakian ice hockey forward.
- 17Jana Budajová is a Slovakian ice hockey goaltender.
- 18Dominika Cibulková (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈdɔminika ˈtsibulkɔʋaː]; born 6 May 1989) is a... more on Wikipedia
- 19Pavol Hurajt is a retired Slovak biathlete. He competed at the 2006 Winter Olympics and 2010... more on Wikipedia
- 20Ivana Reitmayerová (born 4 May 1992) is a Slovak former competitive figure skater. She is the... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Belá nad Cirochou, Slovakia
Nationality: Slovakia, Czechoslovakia
Position: GoalkeeperJán Mucha (born 5 December 1982) is a Slovak professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper.
Birthplace: Trenčín, Slovakia
Position: Right wingMarián Gáborík (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈmaɾijaːn ˈɡaːbɔɾiːk]; born 14 February 1982) is a... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Žilina, Slovakia
Position: Forward, MidfielderMarek Mintál (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈmaɾɛk ˈmintaːl]; born 2 September 1977) is a retired... more on Wikipedia
- 24Zuzana Rehák-Štefečeková (born 15 January 1984) is a female Slovak sports shooter. She won the... more on Wikipedia
- 25Maria Herichova is an ice hockey player.