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If Dance Were an Olympic Sport, Team USA Would Be STACKED

Misty Copeland. Photo by Jayme Thornton

Is anybody else confused about why dance isn't an Olympic sport, yet??? I mean, honestly. Dancers train like Olympians every day! They can stun you with their technical prowess, wow you with their uncanny athletic ability AND make you cry all at the same time. Dancers are freaking magicians, and it's time we let them into the Olympics!

Here's who we'd want to see on Team USA if dance were a part of the Olympics. This team is STACKED! Check it out!


Choreography

1. Justin Peck


2. Mandy Moore


3. Travis Wall


4. Martha Nichols


Ballet

1. Misty Copeland


2. Derek Dunn


3. Tiler Peck


4. Brooklyn Mack


Ballroom

1. Derek Hough


2. Pasha Pashkov


3. Daniella Karagach


4. Lindsay Arnold


Modern

1. Billy Barry


2. Jamar Roberts



3. Peiju Chien-Pott



4. Laura Halzack


Contemporary

1. Melanie Moore



2. Lex Ishimoto



3. Emma Portner



4. Billy Bell


Hip Hop

1. Lil Buck



2. Ashley Everett



3. Fik-Shun Stegall


4. Randi Kemper


























Jazz

1. Nick Lazzarini



2. Neil Haskell



3. Kathryn McCormick


4. Allison Holker




















Tap

1. Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards


2. Jared Grimes



3. Michelle Dorrance



4. Savion Glover


Broadway

1. Jaime Verazin



2. Alex Wong



3. Jessica Lee Goldyn



4. Thayne Jasperson


Who did we miss? Let us know in the comments below or on Facebook!

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