Athletes Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon

Reference
5.5k views 36 items

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
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
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
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
Athlete, Alpine skier

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

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
American football player

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

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

Lars Flora is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
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
Athlete, Coach

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

Matt Lindland is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
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
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
Cross-country skier

Norman Ross is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Oregon
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
Footballer, Football player