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