Dodging nerves, skier Mikaela Shiffrin vows to enjoy ride

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Dodging nerves, skier Mikaela Shiffrin vows to enjoy ride

Season-opening slalom race is Oct. 27 in Austria
United States’ Mikaela Shiffrin competes in the women’s combined slalom at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, in February. Turns out, even two-time World Cup overall champion Mikaela Shiffrin gets nervous in the start gate. It first struck her two years ago and hit her again before the Olympic slalom race last winter when she finished fourth.
Mikaela Shiffrin smiles after competing in the women’s combined slalom at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea. Getting nervous in the start gate struck her two years ago and hit her again before the Olympic slalom race last winter when she finished fourth.

Dodging nerves, skier Mikaela Shiffrin vows to enjoy ride

United States’ Mikaela Shiffrin competes in the women’s combined slalom at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, in February. Turns out, even two-time World Cup overall champion Mikaela Shiffrin gets nervous in the start gate. It first struck her two years ago and hit her again before the Olympic slalom race last winter when she finished fourth.
Mikaela Shiffrin smiles after competing in the women’s combined slalom at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea. Getting nervous in the start gate struck her two years ago and hit her again before the Olympic slalom race last winter when she finished fourth.
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