Universal Sports Race Room: Mikaela Shiffrin

Steve Perino and Doug Lewis profiles Mikaela Shiffrin at the start of the 2014-2015 season.

Mikaela Shiffrin Wins Season Opener

Mikaela Shiffrin (REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler) Click here for the full 2014-2015 FIS Alpine Ski World Cup viewing schedule. By Manuele Lang SOELDEN, Austria, Oct 25 (Reuters) – Olympic slalom gold medallist Mikaela Shiffrin shared her first World Cup giant slalom victory with defending champion Anna Fenninger in a closely contested opening race of the season on Saturday. It […]

Mikaela Shiffrin new Longines Ambassador of Elegance

Sölden (Austria) / St. Imier (Switzerland), 24 October 2014 – Today, Sölden was host to the start of the new Alpine skiing season, which will be characterised by youth. As the Partner and Official Timekeeper of the FIS, Longines will once again lend its support to up-and-coming sportsmen and women through the Longines Future Ski […]

Catching Up with Olympic Gold Medalist Mikaela Shiffrin

Olympic Gold Medalist Mikaela Shiffrin (Sarah Brunson/U.S. Ski Team) By Seth Rubinroit As Mikaela Shiffrin prepared to walk down the red carpet at the ESPYS, she took a deep breath and reminded herself to stand up straight and keep her shoulders back. “I am more nervous here than I am up on the mountain,” Shiffrin […]

2014 Sochi Olympic Games: Mikaela Shiffrin In The Giant Slalom

American teenager Mikaela Shiffrin gives an impressive Giant Slalom run during her Olympic debut at the 2014 Sochi Winter Games.

Mikaela Shiffrin and Ted Ligety Claim Crystal Globes

Just days after celebrating her 19th birthday, Olympic champion Mikaela Shiffrin hoisted her second FIS Alpine World Cup Crystal Globe on Saturday. She won the slalom season finale by a dominant 1.44-second margin. It was Shiffrin’s ninth World Cup slalom win, tying the U.S. record for either gender. “I guess my secret is not letting […]

Mikaela Shiffrin Wins FIS Alpine World Cup Slalom Title

Olympic gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin mathematically clinched her second straight FIS Alpine World Cup slalom title by winning her her fourth World Cup slalom of the season on Saturday in Are, Sweden. Shiffrin, at the age of 18, became the youngest woman to reach eight World Cup slalom wins. “I’m just really comfortable on slalom skis,” Shiffrin […]

Olympic Champion Mikaela Shiffrin Returns to World Cup

Photo by Simon Bruty/Sports Illustrated/Getty Images American Mikaela Shiffrin, the youngest woman to win an Olympic slalom gold medal, will race in the FIS Alpine World Cup for the first time since the Winter Games Thursday at 10 AM ET LIVE  in the women’s giant slalom from Are, Sweden. Fellow Olympic medalist Julia Mancuso (USA) […]

Universal Sports Review: Marlies Schild vs Mikaela Shiffrin

Universal Sports’ Nick Gismondi and Doug Lewis compare the careers of Marlies Schild (AUT) and Mikaela Shiffrin (USA).

Mikaela Shiffrin Interview

Mikaela Shiffrin is intervewed following her dissapointing sixth place finish at the first stop on the 2013 / 2014 Alpine World Cup circuit.