19 February 2018, South Korea, Gangneung: Olympics, Figure Skating, Ice Dance Short Dance, Gangneung Ice Arena: Tessa Virtue and Scott Muir from Canada in action. Photo: Peter Kneffel/dpa
Where: Gangneung, South Korea
When: 19 Feb 2018
Credit: Peter Kneffel/picture-alliance/Cover Images
The 2018 Winter Olympics are well underway in PyeongChang, South Korea and there have been some athletes generating buzz on social media thanks to their exceptional talents off the slopes.
We have compiled a list of some of the most popular athletes who are hitting the slopes and ice for the next couple of weeks so you know who to watch out for and where you can find their respective social media accounts to follow along with them for the duration of the games.
With names like Silje Norendal of Norway, Canadian figure skater Tessa Virtue and Saskia Alusalu of Estonia, there are athletes from all over the world and every discipline.
A full list can be seen below.
Silje Norendal, Norway Snowboarder
Saskia Alusalu, Estonia Speed Skater
Rowan Cheshire, Great Britain Skier
Tessa Virtue, Canadian Figure Skater
Lindsey Jacobellis, USA Snowboarder
Kiley McKinnon, USA Skier
Yura Min, South Korean Figure Skater
Madison Chock, USA Figure Skater
Mikaela Shiffrin, USA Skier
Lindsey Vonn, USA Skier
Jessika Jenson, USA Snowboarder
Jamie Anderson, USA Snowboarder
Amanda Kessel, USA Hockey Player
Gabrielle Papadakis, France Figure Skater