Which Olympic athletes that play the violin?
Six athletes from the 2018 Winter Olympics list playing the violin as one of their hobbies. Spanning countries of Estonia, USA, Canada, France, and Kazakhstan, they include a flag bearer and a bronze medal winner!
The first one on our list is Saskia Alusalu, the flag bearer for Estonia in the 2018 Winter Olympics!
Speed Skating • Estonia
Flag bearer for Estonia in 2018 Winter Olympics
Hobbies: Playing the violin, playing football, reading.
Next up is the bronze medal winner in the Speed Skating Ladies’ Team Pursuit
Speed Skating • United States of America
2018 BRONZE: Ladies’ Team Pursuit
Hobbies: Playing games, playing the violin.
3. Mark Engel
Alpine Skiing • United States of America
Hobbies: Guitar, violin, banjo, spending time in nature, hiking, traveling, biking, fishing, skydiving.
Figure Skating • France
Hobbies: Playing the violin, watching movies, going to the theatre, listening to music, dancing.
Figure Skating • Kazakhstan
Hobbies: Reading, singing, playing the violin and the piano, cooking.
Ski Jumping • Canada
Hobbies: Karaoke, wakeboarding, water skiing, swimming, running, reading, watching movies, rock climbing, listening to opera music, playing the violin, dancing.
I found these six athletes by doing a google search for: violin site:olympic.org/pyeongchang-2018