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.

2013 FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup: Zagreb: Slalom: Snow Queen Mikaela Shiffrin breaks her crown

Mikaela Shiffrin (USA) became the Snow Queen after winning the Zagreb Ladies Slalom, but soon after she received her crown, pictures revealed that it broke later that day.

2013 FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup: Zagreb: Slalom: Mikaela Shiffrin wins

Mikaela Shiffrin (USA) became the “Snow Queen” by winning the Zagreb Ladies Slalom, her second World Cup win this season. The American teenager, who celebrated her maiden World Cup victory last month in Are, dominated both runs to win in two minutes and 1.73.

2012 Alpine World Cup Zagreb: Mikaela Shiffrin DNFs in SL

January 3, 2012: America’s Mikaela Shiffrin straddles a gate in the first run of SL in Zagreb, Croatia.

2012 Alpine World Cup Zagreb: Mikaela Shiffrin DNFs in SL

January 3, 2012: America’s Mikaela Shiffrin straddles a gate in the first run of SL in Zagreb, Croatia.

2011 Alpine World Cup Lienz: Mikaela Shiffrin 3rd in SL

December 29, 2011: 16-year old Mikaela Shiffrin wins the second run of slalom in Lienz to land on the final podium.

2011 Alpine World Cup Lienz: Mikaela Shiffrin 3rd in SL

December 29, 2011: 16-year old Mikaela Shiffrin wins the second run of slalom in Lienz to land on the final podium.

2015 Alpine Skiing World Cup: Flachau: Shiffrin 3rd in slalom

Mikaela Shiffrin (USA) claimed her fifth podium finish this season during the 2015 Alpine World Cup in Flachau, after moving up from a disappointing 8th place in the first run, she took 3rd place in the following Slalom. She remains second in both the Slalom and the overall Cup standings.