One of the most exciting times for sport fanatics is swiftly approaching. This is the 2018 Winter Olympics that will be in South Korea in February. Thousands of people will be in attendance to watch some of the most talented athletes across the globe in action. Of course, there are several men and women who truly stand out and are currently in training for this spectacular event. Knowing the names of these individuals may be of great interest to you because these will be the athletes to watch.
This Northern Italian is one of the best when it comes to alpine skiing. His speed and skill are beyond fantastic, and there are high hopes he will go home with a medal. Fill was a winner in the World Cup in downhill skiing in both 2016 and 2017 and the stage has been set for him to bring gold back to his home country.
Women athletes are always a main attraction at the Olympics because of the strength and power these females exhibit. Lara Gut is an exciting 26-year-old alpine ski racer from Switzerland. Though she hurt her knee in the 2017 World Championships, Lara is expected to come back strong in the Olympics.