List of Olympic athletes born in Colombia, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Colombia have achieved some of the highest honors in sports history just by qualifying for the Olympics, as most athletes will never be chosen to represent their countries. These are the most prominent people from Colombia who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Colombia Olympians were born in Colombia, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. List athletes range from Faustino Asprilla to Rigoberto Urán.This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Colombia?" and "Which Olympians were born in Colombia?"