Olympic Gold Medal-Winner Names for Boys

From gymnastics to swimming, if you love sports, then this is a great baby names list for you. Since ancient times, Olympic athletes have been among the best competitors from around the world. If you are looking for a name with international flair, this list is full of creative ideas. Encourage your child's athletic ability with a famous Olympic athlete's name such as Mark.

  1. Aladar From 1932 to 1960, Aladar Gerevich fenced for the Hungarian Olympic team. He won seven gold, one silver, and two bronze medals.
  2. Boris+ Boris Shakhlin was an Olympic gymnast from the Soviet Union. From 1956 to 1964, he won seven gold, four silver, and two bronze medals. Read more about Boris
  3. Carl+ Carl Lewis was a track and field Olympian for the United States from 1984 to 1996. He won nine gold and one silver medal. Read more about Carl
  4. Gary+ Gary Hall, Jr., swam for the U.S. Olympic team from 1996 to 2004. He won five gold, three silver, and two bronze medals. Read more about Gary
  5. Gert Sweden's Gert Fredriksson canoed in the Olympics from 1948 to 1960. He won six gold, one silver, and one bronze medal.
  6. Ian+ Ian Thorpe swam for Australia's Olympic team from 2000 to 2004. He won five gold, three silver, and one bronze medal. Read more about Ian
  7. Mark+ Mark Spitz swam for the U.S. Olympic team from 1968 to 1972. He won nine gold, one silver, and one bronze medal. Read more about Mark
  8. Matt+ From 1984 to 1992, Matt Biondi swam for the U.S. Olympic team. He won eight gold, two silver, and one bronze medal. Read more about Matt
  9. Michael+ Michael Phelps has swum for the U.S. Olympic team since 2004. He has won 14 gold and two bronze medals. Read more about Michael
  10. Nikolai+ Nikolai Andrianov was an Olympic gymnast for the Soviet Union from 1972 to 1980. He won seven gold, five silver, and three bronze medals. Read more about Nikolai