Claudia Heill (24 January 1982 – 31 March 2011) was an Austrian judoka best known for winning the silver medal in the half-middleweight (63 kg) division at the 2004 Summer Olympics.
Olivia Zechner (born November 29, 1981) is an Austrian ultralight pilot who won the European Championship in 2002 in Hungary and was second in the World Championships 2003 in England. As part of the Austrian team she also won Bronze in Hungary, 2002.
Gerda Hofstatter (born 9 February 1971 in Friesach, Austria), nicknamed "G-Force", is a professional pool player and nine-ball champion. She won the World Nine-ball Championship in 1995; She is European Champion ten times; 1997 U.S. National Champion; and won the Austrian Championship seventeen times. She was the player of the year twice in Europe and the Austrian Sportswoman of the Year in 1995. Hofstatter now plays on the International Pool Tour (IPT) as a pro eight-ball player and with the Women's Professional Billiard Association as a professional nine-ball player.
Alexander Peya (born 27 June 1980) is an Austrian male tennis player. He reached a career-high singles ranking of world no. 92 in April 2007. His career-high doubles ranking is world no. 3, first achieved in August 2013. He was born in Vienna, Austria, and currently resides there.
Mathias Lauda (born 30 January 1981) is an Austrian race car driver. He is the son of three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda and Marlene, and also has a brother, Lukas, who is currently his manager.
Oliver Marach (born 16 July 1980) is an Austrian professional tennis player. His highest ATP singles ranking is 82nd, which he reached on August 7, 2005. His career high in doubles is 8th, set on October 18, 2010.
Doris Schwaiger (born February 28, 1985) is a beach volleyball player from Austria.
Mirna Jukić (born 9 April 1986) is a retired Austrian swimmer of Croatian origin who won a bronze medal in both short course and long course at the world championships in swimming. She is trained by her father Željko Jukić, a former basketball player. She has had numerous European and World championship successes.
Petra Kronberger (born February 21, 1969, in Pfarrwerfen) is an Austrian former alpine skier, who participated in all disciplines. She was the first female alpine skier who managed to win in all five World Cup events.
Josef "Jo" Gartner (24 January 1954 in Vienna – 1 June 1986) was a Formula One and sports car endurance driver from Austria. After a successful lower formula career, including a win in the Formula Two Pau Grand Prix, he participated in eight Formula One Grands Prix for Osella during the 1984 season, scoring no points. He was killed in an accident at the 1986 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Sylvia Plischke (born 20 July 1977) is a former professional tennis player from Austria. Her career high ranking was No. 27 in the world, achieved in 1999.
Jasna Kolar-Merdan (born October 19, 1956 in Mostar) is a former Yugoslav handball player who competed in the 1980 Summer Olympics, in the 1984 Summer Olympics and in the 1992 Summer Olympics.
Arnold Jonke (born 25 December 1962 in Gmünd) is an Austrian rower.
Klaus Klaffenböck (born 23 July 1968 in Peuerbach, Austria) is an Austrian World Champion in the FIM World Sidecar Championship, and former team-principal of Klaffi Honda World Superbike squad running Alex Barros, Frankie Chili and Max Neukirchner.
Kurt Ferdinand Krieger (September 16, 1926 in Traisen, Austria – August 16, 1970 in St. Louis, Missouri), nicknamed "Dutch", was a Major League Baseball player who played pitcher from 1949 to 1951. Kurt is the first person born in Austria to play Major League Baseball. He played for the St. Louis Cardinals.
Inge Wersin-Lantschner, née Inge Lantschner (26 January 1905 in Innsbruck – 16 June 1997 in Innsbruck) is an Austrian alpine skier and world champion.
Ausra Fridrikas (born 30 April 1967 in Lithuania) is an Austrian handball player and World champion from 1990. She first played for Soviet Union, later for Lithuania and finally for Austria. She was voted World Handball Player of the Year 1999 by the International Handball Federation. She was selected most valuable player at the 1999 World championship, where she participated on the Austrian team and received a bronze medal.
Rupert Hollaus (4 September 1931 in Traisen - 11 September 1954) was an Austrian Grand Prix motorcycle road racer who competed for the NSU factory racing team. He is the only Austrian to win a road racing World Championship.
Paul Neumann (13 June 1875 in Vienna – 9 February 1932 in Vienna) was an Austrian swimmer and physician, who competed at the 1896 Summer Olympics in Athens and became the first Austrian gold medalist ever.
Simona Spiridon (born 1 February 1980 in Roman, Romania) is a Romanian-Austrian handballer who plays for the Austrian club Hypo Niederösterreich. She is also member of the Austrian national team.
Heinz Kinigadner (born 28 January 1960 in Uderns, Tyrol) is an Austrian former motocross racer. He was one of the top riders in the Motocross Grand Prix World Championships during the mid-1980s.
Helmuth Koinigg (November 3, 1948 – October 6, 1974) was an Austrian racing driver who died in a crash in the 1974 United States Grand Prix, only his second Grand Prix start.
Alois Wotawa (11 June 1896 – 12 April 1970) was an Austrian composer of chess problems and endgame studies. He was born and died in Vienna.
Nikolaus Moser (born 21 March 1990) is an Austrian tennis player playing on the ATP Challenger Tour. On October 4, 2010, he reached his highest ATP singles ranking of World No. 401, whilst his highest doubles ranking of 183 was reached on November 8, 2010.
Gerda Gräfin Paumgarten-Hohenschwangau (4 February 1907 in Graz – 1 January 2000 in Vienna) is an Austrian alpine skier and world champion.
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