List of Olympic athletes born in Devon, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Devon 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 Devon who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Devon Olympians were born in Devon, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. This list is made up of athletes like Sharron Davies and Tom Daley.This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Devon?" and "Which Olympians were born in Devon?"