U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Athletes Answer Olympics Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED

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  • Published on:  2/6/2018
  • U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes use the power of Twitter to answer some common questions about their respective winter sports. Former and current Olympians and Paralympians Gus Kenworthy, Lolo Jones, Amy Purdy, Alex & Maia Shibutani, Joss Christensen, Elana Meyers Taylor, Jamie Greubel Poser, Rico Roman, Danelle Umstead, Oskana Masters, Alex Deibold, Jamie Anderson, and Chloe Kim deep dive on the sports of freestyle skiing, ice dancing, bobsledding, snowboarding, Para snowboarding, Para ice hockey, Para alpine skiing, and Para nordic skiing.Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Also, check out the free WIRED channel on Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Android TV. Here you can find your favorite WIRED shows and new episodes of our latest hit series Masterminds.ABOUT WIREDWIRED is where tomorrow is realized. Through thought-provoking stories and videos, WIRED explores the future of business, innovation, and culture.U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Athletes Answer Olympics Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED
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  • Tigris 797
    Tigris 797 a years ago+525

    Alex Shibutani is a snack!!!

  • TheMovieMyLife
    TheMovieMyLife a years ago+690

    Alex and Maia are so cute. :)

  • Surprised pikachu face
    Surprised pikachu face a years ago+305

    The figure skaters siblings are so cute

  • Emmanuel Alejandro
    Emmanuel Alejandro a years ago+289

    "Feel the rhythm! Feel the rhyme! Get on up, its bobsled time! Cool Runnings!" Wait wrong video.

  • spk1121
    spk1121 a years ago+113

    Amy Purdy is so purdy! I mean, pretty! She's not the only one, too. It's funny how so many Olympic-level athletes are so good-looking. Must be that whole "pinnacle of human achievement" thing they have going on.

  • DT
    DT a years ago+89

    I love hearing more about Paralympic sports!

  • Chewy V
    Chewy V a years ago+45

    Chole Kim just won a gold medal 🥇 at the Olympics at 17 yrs old

  • WisMicYal11
    WisMicYal11 a years ago+85

    This is wonderful. Than k you for including Olympic and Paralympic athletes.

  • Cee Lao
    Cee Lao a years ago+44

    Alex and Maia are so freaking beautiful.

  • Kate H
    Kate H a years ago+137

    Love Maia and Alex

  • varizza
    varizza a years ago+60

    Can't even imagine the training they must have gone through

  • Marcus Reinvang-Melo
    Marcus Reinvang-Melo a years ago+66

    Those figure skaters are adorable

  • dudewat212
    dudewat212 a years ago+139

    What really goes on at the Olympic Village? ...

  • Stan Hildebrandt
    Stan Hildebrandt a years ago+103

    I'm pretty sure most people have felt a G 🤔

  • not complet
    not complet a years ago+17

    1:52 "If you never have felt a G" The earth's gravity is 1G. Everyone has felt it.

  • Nick Chambernator
    Nick Chambernator a years ago+148

    3:09 We hold the straight part of the D's

  • Eugenio Calvo
    Eugenio Calvo a years ago+27

    Olympians are truly amazing people!

  • Future Senator Karl Pilkington

    what do you mean idk what a G is? i'm the realest G around

  • Ayo Its adam
    Ayo Its adam a years ago+7

    I only clicked for Chloe Kim to be honest

  • Joe Shopper
    Joe Shopper a years ago+21

    That super cute girl's name is "Amy Purdy." Talk about hitting the nail on the head!