Mar 6, 2014, 11:33 AM EST
Austrian Olympic champion takes victory in Sweden.
Feb 27, 2014, 10:39 AM EST
Two U.S. gold medalists featured on limited-edition boxes.
Feb 26, 2014, 1:05 PM EST
Gold medalists on TODAY, Fallon, Letterman and more.
Feb 22, 2014, 5:00 PM EST
“When I’m done I hope that I can look back and say that I changed the sport.”
Feb 22, 2014, 9:00 AM EST
Where does she get the edge on her opponents?
Feb 21, 2014, 10:15 PM EST
Shiffrin is the youngest gold medalist, ever, in Olympic women’s slalom.
Feb 21, 2014, 9:25 PM EST
An Olympics without Maria Hoefl-Riesch and Tina Maze?
Feb 21, 2014, 1:09 PM EST
Julia Mancuso, Picabo Street and Bode Miller were among those singing her praises.
Feb 21, 2014, 12:15 PM EST
The 18-year-old American has become the youngest Olympic champion ever in the event after posting a two-run time of 1:44.54.
Feb 21, 2014, 10:55 AM EST
She’s in first place ahead of familiar faces Tina Maze and Maria Hoefl-Riesch.
Feb 21, 2014, 8:19 AM EST
Expected to be a gold medal contender, the U.S. Alpine skiing phenom didn’t disappoint on her opening run.
Feb 21, 2014, 12:30 AM EST
The compelling events, athletes and storylines for Friday.
Feb 18, 2014, 10:35 PM EST
Not that she was happy with fifth.
Feb 18, 2014, 3:47 AM EST
She has some work to do.
Feb 18, 2014, 2:09 AM EST
Tina Maze tops the first run while Mikaela Shiffrin finished fifth.
Feb 18, 2014, 12:20 AM EST
Slovenia’s Tina Maze won’t be easy to beat.
Feb 17, 2014, 11:31 PM EST
The compelling events, athletes and storylines of the Sochi Olympics on Tuesday, Feb. 18.
Feb 17, 2014, 8:45 PM EST
So young, so fast. So ready to win?
Feb 2, 2014, 5:43 PM EST
After finishing seventh in today’s FIS World Cup slalom event in Slovenia, Team USA Alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin will be taking some extra time away from Sochi to prepare for the Olympics. According to the New York Times, Shiffrin, who will compete in the giant slalom on Feb. 18 and the slalom on Feb. 21,…
Feb 2, 2014, 7:40 AM EST
Mikaela Shiffrin will head to the Sochi Olympics wondering what might have been. The 18-year-old American phenom had a fourth World Cup slalom victory and an outside chance at wrapping up the season title within reach but after leading the first run, she was thrown off early in the second run and slipped down to…
Jan 26, 2014, 3:45 PM EST
The 20-skier U.S. Olympic Alpine Team includes medal contenders in most events. It’ll need podium performances from those stars if it’s to measure up to the record-breaking 2010 Olympic Team. Olympic champions Bode Miller, Ted Ligety and Julia Mancuso and world champion Mikaela Shiffrin lead the roster nominated for the Sochi Olympics on Sunday. Miller, 36, is the first Alpine skier to…
Jan 14, 2014, 3:40 PM EST
Mikaela Shiffrin reinforced her Olympic favorite status by winning her second straight World Cup slalom event and third this season in Flachau, Austria, on Tuesday night. Shiffrin, 18, conquered the course in a two-run time of 1 minute, 45.83 seconds, beating Sweden’s Frida Hansdotter by .83. Another Swede, Maria Pietilae-Holmner, was third. Shiffrin led by a comfortable .90…
Jan 7, 2014, 12:45 PM EST
Lindsey Vonn’s announcement this morning that she will not compete in the Sochi Olympics drew an almost instant reaction on social media. Not entirely surprising was the fact that the athlete who was most vocal on Twitter was figure skater Evan Lysacek, who like Vonn is a 2010 Vancouver gold medalist missing the 2014 Games…
Jan 7, 2014, 9:20 AM EST
Lindsey Vonn‘s announcement that she will not compete in Sochi leaves a major Olympic void on the U.S. Ski Team. However, a few standout U.S. skiers have excelled in her absence on the World Cup tour since she first crashed at the World Championships in February. Here’s the quartet that will be the focus in…
Jan 5, 2014, 7:25 AM EST
Mikaela Shiffrin quelled surfacing doubts about her Olympic gold-medal favorite status, winning a World Cup slalom race through rain and snow in Bormio, Italy, on Sunday. The American prevailed in a two-run time of 2 minutes, .41 seconds. She won for the second time in four slalom races this season, further consolidating her World Championships and…
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