Olympics Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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List of popular Dutch Olympic athletes, listed alphabetically with photos of the athletes when available. Famous Olympians from Netherlands have achieved some of the highest honors in sports and Olympic history, as even being chosen to represent your country at the Olympics is something that most athletes will never get to experience. These competitors are the most prominent people from Netherlands who have competed in the Olympics. Netherlands has a long, proud history of competing in the Olympic games, and without these fierce athletes they never would have won any medals. List features Bas Peters, Dolf van der Wal and more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the most famous Dutch Olympic athletes?" and "Who is the greatest Dutch Olympian of all time?"

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Adrie Visser is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Adrie Visser Cycling

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André Dierickx is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
André Dierickx Cycling

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Anke Landman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Anke Landman Short track speed skating

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Anky van Grunsven is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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Annabel Kosten is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Annabel Kosten Swimming

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Annette Gerritsen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Annette Gerritsen Speed skating

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Annita Van Doorn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Annita Van Doorn Short track speed skating

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Anouska van der Zee is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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Arjen van der Kieft is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Arjen van der Kieft Speed skating

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Arnold van Calker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Arnold van Calker Bobsleigh

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Bart Brentjens is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Bart Brentjens Mountain biking

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Bas Peters is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Bas Peters Cycling

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Bob de Jong is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Bob de Jong Speed skating

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Carl Verheijen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Carl Verheijen Speed skating

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Cees Juffermans is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Cees Juffermans Short track speed skating

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Chantal Groot is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Chantal Groot Swimming

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Deborah Gravenstijn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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Diane Valkenburg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Diane Valkenburg Speed skating

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Dolf van der Wal is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Dolf van der Wal Snowboarding

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Edith Bosch is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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Edwin van Calker is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Edwin van Calker Bobsleigh

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Elisabeth Willeboordse is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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Elma de Vries is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Elma de Vries Speed skating

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Elsbeth van Rooy-Vink is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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Erik Dekker is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Erik Dekker Cycling

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Esmé Kamphuis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Esmé Kamphuis Bobsleigh

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Fedor den Hertog is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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Femke Heemskerk is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Femke Heemskerk Swimming

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Gerard Bosch van Drakestein is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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Gerrit de Vries is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Gerrit de Vries Cycling

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Hans Peter Minderhoud is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Hans Peter Minderhoud

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Henk Grol is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Henk Grol Judo

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Hinkelien Schreuder is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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Imke Bartels is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Imke Bartels Dressage

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Inge de Bruijn is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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Inge Dekker is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Inge Dekker Swimming

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Ireen Wüst is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Ireen Wüst Speed skating

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Jan Blokhuijsen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Jan Blokhuijsen Speed skating

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Jan Bos is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Jan Bos Speed skating, Track cycling

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Jan Smeekens is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Jan Smeekens Speed skating

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Jeroen Straathof is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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Jorien Ter Mors is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Jorien Ter Mors Short track speed skating

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Jorien Voorhuis is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Jorien Voorhuis Speed skating

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Jules Maenen is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Jules Maenen Road cycling

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Karsten Kroon is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Karsten Kroon Cycling

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Kirsten van der Kolk is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes

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Laurine Van Riessen is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Laurine Van Riessen Speed skating

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Leontien van Moorsel is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Leontien van Moorsel Road cycling, Track cycling

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Levi Heimans is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Levi Heimans Cycling

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Liesbeth Mau Asam is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Popular Netherlands Olympic Athletes
Liesbeth Mau Asam Short track speed skating