The Olympics are officially underway! Time to clip into your ski boots and get ready to take on the slopes of the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics. With 15 thrilling events to watch here is what to expect between now and the next February 25th.
As said on the official Olympic page: PyeongChang 2018’s vision for the 2018 Games is to offer the Olympic Movement and the world of winter sports New Horizons – a legacy of new growth and new potential never seen before. Its Winter Games plan is one of the most compact in Olympic history, it offers a unique stage on which the world’s best athletes can achieve superior performances. With PyeongChang’s strategic position in Asia and its access to a young and fast-growing youth market, the 2018 Olympic Winter Games will no doubt expose new generations of potential athletes to the power of winter sport.
One of the biggest reasons to be excited about the Olympics is that we have many Rochester natives competing in multiple events. Get all your New York Olympic competitors here!
Jonathon Lillis – Born and raised in Rochester and learned to ski locally at Bristol Mountain. He is competing in freestyle skiing (aerials) event!
Morgan Schild – Young Rochester local competing in her first Olympics based on her impressive start on the World Cup circuit. She is competing in freestyle skiing!
Brian Gionta – No stranger to the Olympics Rochester native has been playing professional hockey for seven seasons and is ready to take on the role of the U.S.A. Olympic hockey team captain!
Amongst all the craziness that happens the number one thing that all spectators want to know is who is going to take home the gold! Well, we are wondering the same thing, here are all the predictions on what teams or athletes will be taking home the gold, silver, and bronze.
The story of the Olympics is a long and rich one that is still being told. Do you need someone to tell your story, or to help with your marketing strategy? Contact us today!