The 2018 Winter Olympics started on 9 February in South Korea’s Pyeongchang, Gangneung and Jeongseon. Turkey will participate with 8 sporters. During the games, the temperature in Gangneung is expected to change from 6 to -2 degrees, while the cold wind in mountainous areas will cause the temperature of -25 degrees. Here are the sporters that will represent Turkey:
Özlem Çarıkçıoğlu – Serdar Deniz
Serdar Deniz and Özlem Çarıkçıoğlu, our national athletes from the Alpine discipline, represent our country in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games held in PyeongChang, South Korea, on 9 – 25 February. Özlem Çarıkçıoğlu and Serdar Deniz have earned podium ratings in numerous FIS competitions to date.
Alper Uçar – Alisa Agafonova
Artistic Ice Skating Ice Dance pair Alper Uçar and Alisa Agafonova represent our country at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games held in Pyeongchang, South Korea on February 9 – 25. Our athletes are explaining what they are doing about the subject: “We are extremely happy and excited about attending the Olympic Games, which is the dream of every athlete, for the second time after Sochi 2014. We will do our best to get back to my country with successful results”.
Fatih Arda İpçioğlu
Our young athlete Fatih Arda İpçioğlu preapred very well to represent our country for the first time in the history of Olympic Games in the Ski Jumping in 2018 Winter Olympics, which is held in PyeongChang, South Korea on February 9-25 this year. The International Ski Federation (FIS) announced on January 22 that the athletes will compete in PyeongChang 2018 to compete in the Ski Jumping category. Our national athlete Fatih Arda İpcioğlu is as the first Turkish athlete to attend Winter Olympics in the field of Ski Jumping. Fatih Arda İpçioğlu has represented our country before joining many contests and World cups all around the Globe.
Ayşenur Duman- Hamza Dursun- Ömer Ayçiçek
Hamza Dursun, Ömer Ayçiçek and Ayşenur Duman, our skiing national athletes, represent our country at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games held in PyeongChang, South Korea on February 9-25. The International Ski Federation (FIS) announced the athletes that will participate in PyeongChang 2018 in the Ski Run. We are looking for success in Winter Olympics with Hamza Dursun, Ömer Ayçiçek and Ayşenur Duman in our list of 3 national athletes. Our national athletes have been successful in the Olympic competitions starting from July of 2016, especially FIS skiing and roller-skating races organized in our country.