List of Olympic athletes born in Venezuela, listed alphabetically with photos when available. These famous Olympians from Venezuela 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 Venezuela who have competed in the Olympics, although not all of them have taken home an Olympic medal. While these popular Venezuela Olympians were born in Venezuela, they didn't necessarily compete for their originating country. A factual list, featuring athletes like Werner Hoeger and Rafael Vidal.This list answers the questions, "Which Olympians are from Venezuela?" and "Which Olympians were born in Venezuela?"