2018 Winter Olympics athletes with highest social media follower growth

Olympic athletes with the biggest social media follower growth during the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang 2018

by J. Clement, last edited Nov 12, 2018
2018 Winter Olympics athletes with highest social media follower growth The graph presents the Olympic athletes with the biggest social media follower growth during the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang 2018. During the measured period, then-17-year old snowboarder Chloe Kim gained over 900 thousand followers across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Kim became the youngest woman to win an Olympic snowboarding medal when she won gold in the women’s snowboard halfpipe.
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Olympic athletes with the biggest social media follower growth during the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang 2018

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Number of followers gained during period
Chloe Kim, USA (snowboarding)927,070
Shaun White, USA (snowboarding)815,885
Adam Rippon, USA (figure skating)789,891
Evgenia Medvedeva, Russia (figure skating)364,168
Gus Kenworthy, USA (freestyle skiing)361,149
Number of followers gained during period
Chloe Kim, USA (snowboarding)927,070
Shaun White, USA (snowboarding)815,885
Adam Rippon, USA (figure skating)789,891
Evgenia Medvedeva, Russia (figure skating)364,168
Gus Kenworthy, USA (freestyle skiing)361,149
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by J. Clement, last edited Nov 12, 2018
The graph presents the Olympic athletes with the biggest social media follower growth during the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang 2018. During the measured period, then-17-year old snowboarder Chloe Kim gained over 900 thousand followers across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Kim became the youngest woman to win an Olympic snowboarding medal when she won gold in the women’s snowboard halfpipe.
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