Skeleton is a sport in which athletes lie facedown on a sled and zoom headfirst down an icy track. Helmets are worn for safety. But who says the headgear can’t be artistic? Check out just a few of the stylish helmets that were on display at the 2018 Winter Games.
CHASING VICTORY Akwasi Frimpong (Ghana)MOHN RASFAN—GETTY IMAGES
STRONG AND MIGHTY Adam Edelman (Israel)TIM CLAYTON—CORBIS/GETTY IMAGES
SPOOKY SKULL Joseph Luke Cecchini (Italy)MARK RALSTON—GETTY IMAGES
FLYING HIGH Katie Uhlaender (United States)TIM CLAYTON—CORBIS/GETTY IMAGES