Watch: Idols Get Competitive In Teaser Videos For “2018 Idol Star Athletics Championships”

2018-02-12 06:29:20 2018-02-12 06:29:19

MBC’s “2018 Idol Star Athletics Championships New Year Special” has released new teasers showing some of the competition headed our way.

Participating male idols in this season’s competition include EXO, Highlight, Wanna One, BTOB, VIXX, SEVENTEEN, NU’EST W, MONSTA X, ASTRO, NCT 127, UP10TION, SNUPER, KNK, VICTON, IMFACT, ONF, The East Light, Romeo, Golden Child, MVP, MXM, The Boyz, BLK, IN2IT, RAINZ, TopSecret, and MYTEEN.

Female participants include TWICE, Red Velvet, Apink, GFRIEND, Lovelyz, LABOUM, Oh My Girl, MAMAMOO, LABOUM, DIA, Cosmic Girls, gugudan, 9MUSES, APRIL, PRISTIN, Weki Meki, DreamCatcher, CLC, MOMOLAND, Berry Good, Baby Boo, Favorite, H.U.B, Gate9, S.I.S, Busters, Hash Tag, Minseo, Kriesha Chu, Yuseol, ELRIS, and 1NB.

In one newly released teaser, EXO’s Chanyeol, Wanna One’s Bae Jin Young and Lai Guan Lin, and Highlight’s Yang Yoseob and Yong Junhyung focus on their bowling competition. 

Red Velvet and TWICE go head-to-head in archery in another clip. The MCs describe the beauty of Red Velvet’s Irene and TWICE’s Tzuyu as they shoot their arrows.

Cosmic Girls’ Cheng Xiao is back for another year on the mat to compete in rhythmic gymnastics, with a new video also showing CLC’s Seungyeon and APRIL’s Rachel competing for this year’s gold medal. Meanwhile, boy groups such as ASTRO and Golden Child show off their in-sync dance routines for the aerobics category.

The track and field category looks like there will be many close calls and plot twists again this year. Many female and male idols catch up to one another, sprint, and battle it out to become the first one to cross the finish line in a teaser.

The first two episodes of “2018 Idol Star Athletics Championships” will air on February 15 at 5:10 p.m. KST and the remaining two episodes will air on February 16 at 5:10 p.m. KST. The show will be available on Viki!