Updated: Apr 6, 2018
As the 2018 Winter Olympics sets the stage for world class athletes to battle for gold, athletes like Lindsey Vonn, Mikaela Shiffrin, Nathan Chen had the opportunity to showcase their talents in TV Commercials!
Let's take a look at The Best Winter Olympics Commercials for 2018.
Procter & Gamble – Thank You, Mon
When the world sees differences, mothers around the world see endless potential. For the 2018 Winter Olympics, P&G honored mothers around the world for helping their kids overcome the world's bias and reaching their potentials.
United Airlines – Team United
Helping superheroes fly. United Airlines has been flying team USA for the Olympic games for 38 years! And what's interesting is that United featured their own employees as real, everyday heroes helping Olympic athletes fly.
1. They can fly!
2. To South Korea!
Intel – Experience The Team In Flight
The behind the scenes video of how the Intel team achieved the record breaking 1,200 drone aerial display in the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Winter Games.
Visa – Finding New Finish
The commercial features an international line-up of Olympic athletes such as Mark McMorris, Mikaela Shiffrin, Park, Seung-Hi, Sara Takanashi, Chloe Kim, Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga. Visa wants to inspire people to push themselves and achieve the incredible.
NBC - 2018 Winter Olympics Best of U.S.
1. Lindsey Vonn, Girl On Fire
2. Mikaela Shiffrin, Always Be Faster Than The Boys
3. Shaun White, Iron Man
Toyota – Good Odds
This short film follows the journey of Lauren Woolstencroft, who beat the odds to win eight Paralympic gold medals.
Toyota – Thin Ice
This short film follows the story of Ashley Wagner, a figure skater who overcame adversity to win an Olympic medal.
Bounty - The Quicker Downhiller with Lindsey Vonn
Lindsey Vonn knows that when you live life as an Olympic downhill skier, you can’t let spills slow you down.
Alibaba - To the Greatness of Small
"95% of athletes are unknown... A small action can touch millions of people. A small step forward can set a new record. A small change can create a difference. From small to big. Everyone is making a difference." - Alibaba
Comcast - "3 AM in Afton"
Comcast is bringing the Olympic Winter Games 2018 to the little town of Afton, the hometown of Jessie Diggins’ and every other hometown in America.
Ford – Night Ski
We get so busy with our daily lives that we don’t have time to connect. The commercial shows a daughter taking time to fulfill her mother’s dream of going night skiing. Take time to make a first ever happen was the message of this Ford commercial.
GEICO – Sumo Wrestler Figure Skating
A hilarious commercial by Geico Insurance showing a Sumo Wrestler figure skating. With moves like The Flying Dutchman and The Baby Bird, who needs Quads?
Pixar – Incredibles 2 Trailer
The Incredibles 2 is coming to theaters on June 15, 2018. Watch the commercial for incredible ice skating moves!
Hollywood – The Grinch
'Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas' releases November 10, 2018. Watch how the Grinch stole the ice in this commercial.
Aldi UK - Winter Olympics Advert
This UK supermarket chain has released a series of hilarious Olympics commercials, featuring sports like curling, ice skating and ski jump.
1. Curling Super 6 Fruit & Veg Advert
2. Aldi Winter Olympics Ice Skater Advert
3. Aldi Winter Olympics Ski Jump Advert
The 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeong Chang has attracted an average of 21.3 million television viewers, 1.31 billion live streaming minutes and more than 1 billion in advertisement sales (from Fox News).
With such reach, it's no wonder brands are battling to win consumers' hearts. Let us know which commercials are your favorites! Enjoy the rest of the 2018 Winter Games!
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