Full Cast of 'Dancing With the Stars: Athletes' Revealed

Full Cast of 'Dancing With the Stars: Athletes' Revealed

Full Cast of 'Dancing With the Stars: Athletes' Revealed

ABC just announced the names set to compete in the show's first all-athlete season, and it's a full-blown Olympic showdown. Rippon won a bronze medal for his accomplishments on the ice. Olympic luger Chris Mazdzer, who competed at both the 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics Games.

Here's a look at who each athlete is paired with for the season.

Harding's life was most recently the subject of the movie,"I, Tonya". She infamously orchestrated an attack on figure skating rival Nancy Kerrigan in 1994 at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Detroit. Harding's professional partner is Sasha Farber. Former Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees outfielder Johnny Damon, figure-skating anti-hero Tonya Harding and softball great Jennie Finch Daigle also will feature in season 26 of the hit show.

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and partner Lindsay Arnold will appear on "Dancing with the Stars".

Skating legend Tonya Harding will take to the dance floor
Skating legend Tonya Harding will take to the dance floor

The celebrities are National Basketball Association legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, former Major League Baseball star Johnny Damon, Olympic figure skater Mirai Nagasu, Olympic luger Chris Mazdzer, NFL star Josh Norman, Olympic softball player Jennie Finch, Olympic figure skater Tonya Harding, Olympic snowboarder Jamie Anderson, and Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon.

Basketball player Arike Ogunbowale, who is 5ft8in, has been paired with Gleb Savchenko.

The Dancing With The Stars cast has finally been revealed - and RadarOnline.com has learned this may be the most controversial season ever! ABC brought back the legendary singing competition with veteran host Ryan Seacrest and new judges Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, and Lionel Richie.

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