LITTLE ROCK, Ark. –  The Olympic games are in full swing and our Aaron Nolan joined KARK 4 Today live from PyeongChang Monday morning with a winter athlete from Fayetteville. 

Dominik Maerki is an Olympic curler for the Swiss team. 

He said he’s excited and honored to be a part of this year’s games and is hoping to win a gold medal. 

While Nolan interviewed him, Maerki was able to say hi to loved ones back home in Arkansas. 

Click on the video to see the full interview.