The competition for the Mirror Ball trophy in the upcoming season of "Dancing With the Stars" is sure to be fierce -- as the season 26 cast features an all-star lineup of Olympic and professional athletes.
Adam Rippon, Tonya Harding and Arike Ogunbowale are among the list of celebrities who will be battling each other on the dance floor on the hit show, it was revealed on "Good Morning America" today.
"I think I really hope I’m not shy," joked the outspoken Rippon. "I think Jenna [Johnson] is going to have her hands full and I can’t wait."
Ogunbowale is training for "DWTS" in South Bend, Indiana, where she is still attending classes at Notre Dame. Ogunbowale led her team last month to the NCAA women's college basketball championship.
"I have a lot of stuff going on with school. I still haven’t caught up from the Final Four," she said of balancing "DWTS" training with classes. "But we’re definitely going to have time to do it."
With so many high-level athletes competing against each other, this could be the most cutthroat competition in the ballroom to date.
Here are the star athletes who will be hitting the dance floor:
NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Former MLB 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
Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon
Here is a full list of celebrities, and their professional dance partners, who will compete on season 26 of "DWTS."
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar with Lindsay Arnold
Johnny Damon with Emma Slater
Mirai Nagasu with Alan Bersten
Nagasu, 24, stole America's heart and took home a bronze medal at the Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, earlier this year in figure skating. She will be competing with fan-favorite pro dancer Alan Bersten, who made his official "DWTS" premiere during season 25, after filling in for Maksim Chmerkovskiy, who was injured for four weeks during season 24.
Chris Mazdzer with Witney Carson
Josh Norman with Sharna Burgess
Jennie Finch with Keo Motsepe
Tonya Harding with Sasha Farber
Jamie Anderson with Artem Chigvintsev
Anderson, 27, a professional snowboarder with two Olympic gold medals, and one silver medal, under her belt, will hit the dance floor this season with Artem Chigvintsev, 35. Chigvintsev has competed for the past six seasons of "DWTS," but has yet to win the coveted Mirror Ball.
Adam Rippon with Jenna Johnson
The beloved Olympic figure skater who won a bronze medal for team USA in Pyeongchang earlier this year will be hitting the dance floor with pro partner Jenna Johnson. Johnson, 23, competed as a pro dancer in season 23.
Arike Ogunbowale with Gleb Savchenko
Ogunbowale is a women's college basketball legend and University of Notre Dame junior who skyrocketed to fame during last month's NCAA women's college basketball championship. She will be dancing with "DWTS" vet Savchenko, 34.