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These famous Olympians from Oregon 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 Oregon who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. The list you're viewing contains athletes like Tonya Harding and Steve Prefontaine, as well as rising stars like Sam Michener. 

Which Olympians were born in Oregon? Read this list to find out! 

Sam Michener is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Sam Michener

Tonya Harding is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Tonya Harding Professional Boxer

Jacqueline Wiles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Jacqueline Wiles Athlete, Alpine skier

Adam Craig is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

Alfred Carlton Gilbert is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Alfred Carlton Gilbert Inventor, Businessperson

Dan Browne is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Dan Browne

Dan O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

Debbie Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

Dick Fosbury is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Dick Fosbury Athlete

Elsie Windes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Elsie Windes Athlete

Erik Fisher is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Erik Fisher Athlete, Alpine skier

Galen Rupp is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Galen Rupp Track and field athlete

Greg Joy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

Ian Dobson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

The Best Things from Oregon

Jean Saubert is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

Jess Lewis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Jess Lewis American football player

Jill Bakken is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Jill Bakken Coach, Bobsleigher

Ken Patera is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Ken Patera Strongman, Wrestler

Josh Inman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Josh Inman

Kiki Cutter is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

Kory Tarpenning is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Kory Tarpenning

The Best Wide Receivers of All Time

Lars Flora is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Lars Flora Cross-country skier

Les Gutches is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

Mac Wilkins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Mac Wilkins Athlete, Coach

Mariel Zagunis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Mariel Zagunis Athlete

Matt Lindland is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Matt Lindland Actor, Politician, Martial artist

Mel Counts is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

Mfon Udoka is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Mfon Udoka Basketball player, Basketball Coach

Michael Marx is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Michael Marx

Morgan Arritola is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Morgan Arritola Cross-country skier

Norman Ross is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Norman Ross Swimmer

Phillip Dunn is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Phillip Dunn

Rebecca Ward is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

Steve Prefontaine is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

Thomas Garrigus is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

Tiffeny Milbrett is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
Tiffeny Milbrett Footballer, Football player