'Dancing With the Stars: Athletes' Cast Talks Pre-Competition Jitters & Rituals

Jessica Napoli

These sports pros are ready to put on their dancing shoes!

ABC announced on Friday the cast for the upcoming 26th season of Dancing with the Stars featuring athletes only. The notable sports pros include Olympians Adam Rippon, Chris Mazdzer, and Mirai Nagasu, just to name a few.

The cast chatted with TV Insider about tackling their nerves, learning choreography, and the pre-competition rituals they do for good luck.

Click through the galley above to find out what everyone said.