Hottest Female Olympic Athletes Ever

Amanda beard (Swimmer)

Amanda beard (Swimmer)

US swimmer Amanda beard has won seven Olympic titles of which two are gold. Her medal tally includes 21 major championship titles and has been named American ‘swimmer of the year’. Born on 29h Oct 1981 beard a vegetarian is married with a baby daughter Doone. She debuted at the 1996 Olympics Atlanta when she was 14 and was the youngest Olympian gold medalist in history of swimming. In 2004 she again broke the 200m breaststroke world record. She has modeled for several magazines including a playboy spread in jul 2007

Jacqueline Carvalho (volleyball)

Jacqueline Carvalho (volleyball)

Jacqueline Carvalho the Brazilian female volleyball player and twice Olympic champion of 2008 and 12, was born in 31.12.1983. She has won a number of awards among them best receiver at world championships Japan 2006 and best spiker at FIVB world grand prix 2010. Jacqueline won gold at the Pan-American games 2011 and Beijing Olympics 2008. At the FIVB 2012 in Qatar she won her third gold. She has a total of 8 golds to her credit from various tournaments. Jacqueline married Murilo Endres a fellow volleyball player in 2009.



Fatima Moreira de Melo (Hockey)

Fatima Moreira de Melo (Hockey)

Fatima Moreira de Melo, the Dutch hockey striker has 191 internationals to her credit. Born of Portuguese parentage in Rotterdam 4.7.1978, she debuted against Germany in Oct 79 which the Netherlands won 2-1. She was part of the 2006 hockey women’s world cup winning team winning the champions cup in 2007. She won gold in the Beijing Olympics of 2008 defeating china. Fatima is also a lawyer and TV presenter for national and local TV. She is also a gifted singer .she was declared Rotterdam “sportswoman of the year’ in dec 2006

Ana Ivanovic (tennis)

Ana Ivanovic (tennis)

Ana Ivanovic was born in Belgrade Nov 6th 1987. Her early training was during troubled times in Yugoslavia. The former world no 1 is currently no 15 and has to her distinction the 2008 French open.
She was runner up in the 2008 French and Australian open and has won WTA champions tournament twice in 2010 and 11. Her tally of 11 WTA singles has netted her over 10.3 million$. She was aptly named among the top 30 women’s tennis legends by time.



Keri Anne Payne (Swimmer)

Keri Anne Payne (Swimmer)

British swimmer Kerri Anne Payne is a twice world 10km freestyle champion and Olympian silver medal winner. Born in 9.12.1987 Johannesburg she began swimming at 4 years old. After returning to Britain when she was 13 Keri first broke the 800 m junior freestyle record in year 2002. She was part of team Britain in the 2008 Olympics where she won the silver in the 10km event. She also won the same event in the Rome world aquatics championship in 2:1:37.1 Keri married fellow swimmer David carry on 15.9.2012 with who she lives in Aberdeen.

Darya Klishina (track and field)

Darya Klishina (track and field)

Russian beauty and Long jumper Darya Klishina was born on Jan 15, 1991 and has represented Russia in track and field winning a number of gold medals over a 5 year period from 2007 to 2011.Her golden haul includes golds in the Europe Olympic youth festival and youth championships in 2007, European junior champion gold 2009 and European under 23 champions in 2011 Ostrava. She has also clinched gold at the recent Gothenburg European championships indoors and the same event in 2011 Paris.



Gretchen Bleiler (snowboarder)

Gretchen Bleiler (snowboarder)

The attractive Gretchen Bleiler, a professional snowboarder has been competing since 11 years old. Ever since her professional debut in 1996 she is the only female snowboarder to win the most competitions from 2003 to 2006. Bleiler has won 4 X games golds and the super pipe gold at X games 14. 2003 saw her as snowboard us grand prix champion and Triple Crown champion. She has also won silver in the half pipe at the Turin winter Olympics of 2006. Bleiler now 32 has posed for FHM magazine and lives in aspen.

Allyson Felix (track and field)

Allyson Felix (track and field)

Allyson Felix the lanky track athlete and 3 times Olympic gold medallist was born in California on Nov 18, 1985. She tried out for the track team while studying in 7th grade and secured 7th place in the 200m at the state meet California where she later won the event 5 times. Her first gold came in 2012 and went on to win three golds at London 2012 in the 200 and 4x400 relays. Allyson is the daughter of a church minister and hails from a staunch Christian family. Wes Felix her brother is also an athlete.



Julia Mancuso (snowboarding)

Julia Mancuso (snowboarding)

Julia Mancuso a winter Olympic veteran and winner of a record 3 Olympic medals, has also won 5 medals in the world championships. She debuted at Colorado’s copper mountain at just 15 scoring in top 30 at the 2001 season. Her successful haul of 8 medals including 5 golds in junior championships is a big achievement. In 2006 despite being plagued by a knee injury leading to surgery, mancuso strived to remain in top place. She won her first world cup race when she was only 19.

Alicia Sacramone

Alicia Sacramone

Alicia Marie Sacramone has the distinction of being the only us gymnast with 10 championship medals to her credit. The gymnast was born in Boston on 3.12.1987 and did her graduation from Winchester high school. She became a gymnast at an early age of 8 and as part of the US team winning 12 varied medals over 4 years. She again won 7 in 2005 to 2007 but just managed silver at Beijing Olympics 2008. She bounced back with gold at the Netherland world championships 2010.She retired in 2012 and has featured as acovergirl in magazines.



Kim Vandenberg (swimming)

Kim Vandenberg (swimming)

The American Olympian swimmer was born in 1983, 13th Dec and grew up swimming for her high school Campolindo. Winning bronze in the freestyle relay 4x200m at 2008 and again a silver individual butterfly at the world championships 2007, Vandenberg also featured in the UCLA swimming team. After graduating in 2007 Vandenberg also has two golds to her credit both from the pan American games 2011 in Guadalajara, in the butterfly 200 m and 4x200 relay freestyle. She is now living in France swimming for team Marseille.

Nastia Liukin (gymnastics)

Nastia Liukin (gymnastics)

Anastasia Valeryeyna Liukin has 9 world championship medals and is on record as the only American gymnast with Shannon miller to win the highest number of medals in an Olympics. Born of Russian parentage in oct30th 1989, Natasia was the Olympic all round individual champion of 2008. Prior to the Olympics she had already claimed the world championships golds in various events in 2005 and 2007. A formidable us team member, Liukin has been the US all round champion four times in a row. After failing to make the US team in 2012 she announced her retirement.



Heather Mitts

Heather Mitts

Heather Blaine mitts born jun 9th 1978, played for the US in the 2011 woman’s world cup where the team came a close second. As a defender Mitts has played soccer in university and professional levels.
Some of the teams she has played for include the Philadelphia independence, Atlanta Beat and Boston breakers. Mitts as defender for the Florida gators female team has guided the gators to their first NCAA women’s soccer championships. Held in ‘98 Mitts has three Olympic golds to her credit. Graduating in advertising. Mitts announced her retirement in March 2013.

Kim Glass (Volleyball)

Kim Glass (Volleyball)

Kim Glass standing at 6 ft.3 inch is a pin up volleyball player and a US team veteran since 2007. Born Kimberly Marie Glass 18.8.1984 she has US team golds to her credit for the Grand prix Macau and the Norececa championship Caguas in 2011. She bagged a team silver a Beijing 2008. At 17 glass was the Gatorade ‘player of the year’ for Pennsylvania State, where she also participated in the junior world championships that year. Kim has featured in swimsuit editions of sports illustrated and is the first ‘wildcat’ to have 2000 kills.



Alex Morgan (soccer)

Alex Morgan (soccer)

Born Alexandria Patricia Morgan on 2.7.89 at California USA, Alex considered a pin up soccer player has an Olympic gold to her credit. She scored the final game winner against Canada at London 2012. She has earned the distinction of the youngest player at the FIFA world cup for women in 2011. She has also been named female US soccer athlete of 2012 and is currently writing a series of mid grader books based on soccer. The first named ‘the Kicks’ released in May 13 reached the bestseller charts of the New York Times.

Maria Sharapova (tennis)

Maria Sharapova (tennis)

Maria Yelena Sharapova, the beautiful Russian Tennis ace and world no 3 was born on 19th apr 1987. Till date, Sharapova has won 29 WTA titles and four single grand slam titles. She debuted at 14 in the WTA Pacific Life open of 2002. She has 4 junior grand slam titles to her credit. Her first major Wimbledon title came in 2004 when aged 17 defeating Serena Williams. In 2005 she was named world no 1 followed by wins in the US open 2006 and Australian open 2008. Sharapova is the face of many fashion houses namely Cole haan.



Leryn Franco (javelin)

Leryn Franco (javelin)

Leryn Dahiana Franco caused a sensation as one of the most watched athlete on the net in Beijing 2008 because of her striking looks. The 31 year old Paraguayan javelin thrower is also a full time model having taken part in the May beauty pageant and has been regularly featured in the swimsuit issue of sports illustrated. The 2006 Miss Paraguay universe runner up was born in Asuncion on 1.3.1982. Till date her personal best has been 57.77 meters and gold to her credit at the youth championships South America 1998

Antonia Misura (Basketball)

Antonia Misura (Basketball)

Antonia Misura The professional Croatian basketball for Toulouse metropole has been voted by many sites as 2012 Olympics most beautiful sportswoman. Born on may 19th 88 in sibenik , Misura represented Croatia in the Mediterranean games 2009 winning bronze and women’s euro basketball of 2011 placed 5th and the Olympics of 2012. Misura has gained considerable attention by media around the world for her striking looks and is well known for her aggressive playing style. In her professional career she has helped her club ZKK Jolly JBS win the Croatian cup and nationals of 2008.



Francesca Piccaninny (volleyball)

Francesca Piccaninny (volleyball)

Francesca Piccinini was born in Massa Italy 10th Jan 1979 and made her volleyball debut for Italy in 1995 playing against the USA. She has played volleyball for Italy in four Olympics from 2000 to 2012. She was also part of the gold winning team at the 2002 German world championships. In her professional stint for Volley Bergamo an Italian club she achieved the award as ‘Most valuable player’ winning the Indesit league champions title in 2009-10. She has also won gold for Italy at the 2007 FIVB world cup and grand world champions cup both in Japan.

Lolo Jones

Lolo Jones

Lori Jones nicknamed Lolo was born in Des Moines Iowa on 5.8.1982. In high school at Roosevelt she set a 100 m hurdle record at the Iowa state meet being named Midwest ‘athlete of the year’. At LSU Lolo Jones achieved 3 NCAA titles and 11 American honours. The 60m hurdle national indoor titles of 2007, 08 and 09 and indoor world championships gold in 08 and 2010. Jones unluckily tripped at the Beijing Olympics being the hot favourite and is the current 60m hurdle American record holder at 7.72 seconds.