Athletes Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia

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These famous Olympians from Virginia have achieved some of the highest honors in sports history just by qualifying for the Olympics. Most athletes will never get that honor. These are the most prominent people from Virginia who have competed in the Olympics. Not all of them took home a medal, but they all brought pride to their state when representing their country at the games. 

Which Olympians were born in Virginia? Including icons like Allen Iverson, up and coming legends like Ryan Cochrane were born in the state. Read the list below to find out more. 

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Allen Iverson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Allen Iverson Athlete, Basketball player, Rapper

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Ryan Cochrane is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Ryan Cochrane Athlete, Swimmer

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Maddie Phaneuf is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Maddie Phaneuf

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Tom Dolan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Tom Dolan Swimmer

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Garrett Roe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Garrett Roe

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J.R. Reid is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
J.R. Reid Basketball player

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Ada Smith is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Ada Smith Politician

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Alonzo Mourning is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Alonzo Mourning Basketball player

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Benita Fitzgerald-Brown is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia

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Angela Hucles is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia

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Bimbo Coles is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Bimbo Coles Basketball player

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Bob Roop is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Bob Roop Writer, Wrestler

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Bobby Witt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Bobby Witt Baseball player

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Brandon Pollard is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia

Weird Laws in Virginia

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Katie Ledecky is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Joe Rodano added Katie Ledecky Swimmer

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Caroline Nichols is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Caroline Nichols Field Hockey player

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Christine Marshall is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia

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Crystal Cox is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Crystal Cox Athlete

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Denise Parker is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Denise Parker

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David Walters is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
David Walters

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Eric Weinrich is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia

Famous Athletes Who Could Have Dominated a Second Sport

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Fred Kingsbury is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Fred Kingsbury

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Hans Dersch is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Hans Dersch

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Giuseppe Lanzone is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Giuseppe Lanzone Rower

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Jeff Isaacson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Jeff Isaacson Athlete, Teacher, Curler

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Jeff Rouse is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Jeff Rouse Swimmer

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John Harrington is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia

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Justin Spring is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Justin Spring Gymnast

The Most Stunning Female Volleyball Players

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Kara Lawson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Kara Lawson Basketball player

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Kate Ziegler is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Kate Ziegler Swimmer

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LaShawn Merritt is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
LaShawn Merritt Track and field athlete

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LaTasha Colander is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia

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Lawrence Johnson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia

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Lindsay Shoop is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia

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Michael Tucker is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Michael Tucker Baseball player

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Mike Neill is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Mike Neill Baseball player

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Pernell Whitaker is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Pernell Whitaker Professional Boxer

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Reid Priddy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Reid Priddy Volleyball player

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Sam Stitt is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Sam Stitt

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Scott Lachance is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia
Scott Lachance Ice Hockey Player, Ice hockey player

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Shawn Rojeski is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia

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Steve Riddick is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia

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Whitney Hedgepeth is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Olympic Athletes Born in Virginia