Athletes Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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These famous Olympians from Georgia 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. While not all the athletes listed here brought home a medal, they all made the Peach State proud just by trying. From older athletes like Ralph Metcalfe to up and coming stars like Chris Kinney, they're all here for you to browse.  

Which Olympians were born in Georgia? Read below to find out! 

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Elana Meyers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Athlete, Teacher, Bobsleigher

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Chris Kinney is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Chris Kinney

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Adam Everett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Baseball player

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Adam Nelson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Alice Coachman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Angelo Taylor is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Track and field athlete

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Antonio McKay is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Brent Abernathy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Baseball player

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Anna Dogonadze is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Teacher, Trampoline Gymnast

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Eric Shanteau is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Swimmer, Motivational speaker

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Forrest Towns is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Gwen Torrence is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Herschel Walker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Athlete, American football player

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Iason Abramashvili is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Athlete, Alpine skier

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Ashley Tappin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Ralph Metcalfe is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Vincent Hancock is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Vernon Forrest is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Professional Boxer

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Colby Rasmus is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Baseball player

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Cheryl Haworth is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Weightlifter

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Chaunté Lowe is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia
Track and field athlete

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Aleksandr Anpilogov is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Alexandr Dokturishvili is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Antonio Pettigrew is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia

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Arsen Mekokishvili is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Georgia