List of Olympic athletes born in San Diego County, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from San Diego County 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 San Diego County who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular San Diego County Olympians were born in San Diego County, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. List features Greg Louganis, Shaun White and more.This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from San Diego County?" and "Which Olympians were born in San Diego County?"