List of Olympic athletes born in Derbyshire, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Derbyshire Olympians were born in Derbyshire, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. This list features Ross Davenport, Donald Scott and more.This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Derbyshire?" and "Which Olympians were born in Derbyshire?"