"The dream this year was to qualify and to qualify in the year, that was the impossible dream - I guess I'm going in without pressure", he says. The display of Tonga Winter Olympics pride will air tonight in America, but here's a sneak peek of what's to come. But he will certainly be opting for warmer clothing at the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium than he did in Rio.
"I am just a regular guy, an ordinary person who has one thing a little different, but that anybody else can have".
Tonga’s flagbearer Pita Taufatofua leads his country’s delegation
Pita Taufatofua braved the bitter cold to go topless at the ceremony, where real-feel temperatures were down at minus 10 degrees Celsius. But of the 92 countries, here is our round-up of some of the most notable looks from the 2018 Olympics' opening ceremony, starting with, of course Canada's.
Tongan flagbearer Pita Taufatofua upstaged his sensational entrance at the Rio Olympics in 2016 with another dramatic walk at Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium on Friday night.
Taufatofua started skiing just a year ago, and said it's "the hardest thing I've ever done".
GSC: You qualified for PyeongChang on the last possible day at an event in Iceland.