It's always cold at the Winter Olympics. The conditions at this year's events in Pyeongchang, however, are a bit extreme:
Everyone expected it to be cold, but not THIS cold.
You know it's cold in South Korea when organizers of the friggin Winter Olympics complain that it's too cold.— Geggenpresser (@doo_gie) February 8, 2018
Aaaaaand cue the jokes from Twitter!
You couldn't make it up. The Winter Olympics and they are complaining its too cold. So no one expected ice and snow?— Kevin Hughes (@kevinhughes348) February 8, 2018
Of course, the conditions are hardest on the athletes...
It's been reported that huge numbers of space heaters are being brought into the Opening Ceremony stadium to try and prevent any more cases of hypothermia. Stay warm, Olympians, we're rooting for you!
There’s a story in the News today that the Winter Olympics might be too cold to do the Winter Olympics.— Catboy - Dubai 92 (@Catboy92) February 8, 2018
Can You Believe The Headlines....Winter Olympics Cold.— Gary Pearl (@fotopearl) February 8, 2018