London 2012

Vancouver 2010

Beijing 2008

olympics logo MormonThe Beijing Olympics featured 28 sports and over 300 events, some of which were retired after the 2008 Olympics. Retired sports include softball, which features several LDS athletes. New this year was allowing women to participate in the 3000m steeplechase. In addition, BMX (a bicycling event) was added to the list for both men and women. Two fencing events were added for women and a marathon swimming event was added for both genders.

Learn more about the Beijing Olympics

Turin 2006

Read more aboutMormon Olympians in the Turin Games

Five Mormon Athletes participated in the Turin 2006 Winter Olympics: Torah Bright, Michele Despain, Werner Hoeger, Steve Nyman, and Shauna Rohbock.

Athens 2004

Read more about Mormon Olympians in the Athens Games

Fourteen Mormon athletes participated in the Athens 2004 Summer Olympics, and they won 2 gold medals and 2 silver medals.

Salt Lake City 2002

Read more about Mormon Olympians in the Salt Lake City Games

Eight Mormon athletes participated in the Salt Lake City 2002 Winter Olympics and they won one silver medal.

Sydney 2000

Read more about Mormon Olympians in the Sydney Games

Eighteen Mormon athletes participated in the Sydney 2000 Summer Olympics, and they won one gold medal and one silver medal.

Previous Games

Read more about Mormon Olympians in previous Games

Individual Olympic Mormons:

Alicia Hollowell

Amy Chapman

April Steiner Bennett

Arielle Martin

Bill Schuffenhauer

Breeja Larson

Celeste Brown

Charmion Purcell

Chris Dodds

Chris Fogt

Christian Niccum

David Bissett

Eric Bennett

Erik Fisher

Hayley Palmer

Jake Gibb

Jason Smyth

Jill Camerena

Jillian Camarena-Williams

Johanna Fuenmayor

John Nunn

Josh McAdams

Lacey Nymeyer

Laura Berg

LDS race-walker set for 2012 Olympics

Lindsey Anderson

Maria Gabriela Martinez Gascon

Mary Killman

Melanie Roach

Michele Despain

Natalie Purcell

Niklas Arrhenius

Noelle Pikus-Pace

Nonila (Noni) Wharemate,

Paul Schulte

Peter Vidmar

Rafael Alfaro and Andrew Rutherford

Rich Lambourne

Rowena Bright

Russell Holmes

Ryan Millar

Sarah Robles

Shauna Rohbock

Steve Nyman

Tairia Flowers

Torah Bright

Tumua Anae

Valerie Adams

Werner Hoeger

Mormon Olympian Honored for Having Moral Rectitude

Mormon Athletes in the London Olympics 2012

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