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