There has been a lot of buzz around social media’s role in the 2012 Summer Olympic games, and with the opening ceremonies just around the corner, we thought we should take a look at who the big players are in the Social Media Olympics – the Socialympics! Here’s a list of Twitter handles that won’t disappoint when it comes to sharing a behind the scenes look at what’s happening in London.
The Olympic hurdler tweets often, and she’s hilarious.
The Jamaican sprinter is great at sharing pictures with his followers.
Although he’s not very active on Twitter, Anderson is the outside hitter for the US Volleyball team and happens to be the brother of a friend of our very own @marianneortiz. Follow me?
Follow NBC for links to live video coverage of the games.
Seacrest has always had a strong Twitter presence, and now he’s part of NBC ‘s prime-time coverage of the Olympics.
Who else are you following?
Erin Culloty, Junior Account Executive