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Mikaela Shiffrin

Mikaela Shiffrin (credit: CBS)

Mikaela Shiffrin Meets Young Fans In Denver

The first person in line to meet Olympic gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin on Saturday in Denver was a 7-year-old skier with high hopes.

04/26/2014

Mikaela Shiffrin unveils her Wheaties box (credit: CBS)

Mikaela Shiffrin’s Family Elated Over Gold Medal Win

Mikaela Shiffrin is following in the footsteps of Missy Franklin — Colorado girl turned Olympic sensation.

02/28/2014

Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States in action during the Women's Slalom during day 14 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Alpine Center on February 21, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Coloradan Mikaela Shiffrin Wins Gold In Olympic Slalom

Colorado resident Mikaela Shiffrin made Alpine skiing history Friday as the youngest ever winner of an Olympic slalom gold medal.

02/21/2014

Lindsey Vonn (R) is introduced along with Laurenne Ross (L) and Mikaela Shiffrin (R) during the U.S. Alpine Ski Team Announcement and pep rally at Copper Mountain on Nov. 8, 2013 in Copper Mountain. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Skiing World Reacts To Vonn’s Big Announcement

Lindsey Vonn will miss the Sochi Olympics because of a right knee injury, leaving the Winter Games without one of its biggest stars.

01/07/2014

Mikaela Shiffrin of the USA takes the 2nd place during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women's Giant Slalom on December 01, 2013 in Beaver Creek, Colorado. (Photo by Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

Women’s Giant Slalom A Good Test Run For Beaver Creek Before 2015

While the Denver Broncos were on the road another major sporting event took place in Colorado — women’s ski racing at Beaver Creek.

12/01/2013

Mikaela Shiffrin of the USA takes the 2nd place during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women's Giant Slalom on December 01, 2013 in Beaver Creek, Colorado. (Photo by Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

Vail’s Mikaela Shiffrin Places 2nd In Giant Slalom In Beaver Creek

As she glided closer and closer to the finish line, Mikaela Shiffrin heard the roars, the ringing cow bells and the raucous music from the loud speaker.

12/01/2013

Mikaela Shiffrin of the USA takes the globe for the overall World Cup Slalom during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women's Slalom on March 16, 2013 in Lenzerheide, Switzerland. (Photo by Alain Grosclaude/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

Vail’s Shiffrin Is The Latest Colorado Skiing Sensation

Just before her 18th birthday Mikaela Shiffrin won the world championships in slalom in Switzerland and a few weeks later took the season-long title in the same discipline.

04/15/2013

A course at Beaver Creek (credit: CBS)

Beaver Creek Prepares To Host 2015 Women’s World Cup

The snow in the high country is good news for the ski resorts as many wrap up their season this weekend. But the offseason will be very busy at Beaver Creek as the resort prepares to host the 2015 World Championships for Alpine Skiing.

04/12/2013

Mikaela Shiffrin of the US poses with her gold medal during the medal awards ceremony after the women's slalom at the 2013 Ski World Championships in Schladming, Austria on February 16, 2013.        (credit: OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images)

17-Year-Old From Vail Making History On The Slopes

Mikaela Shiffrin is the youngest woman in 39 years to win the slalom title.

02/17/2013

Lindsey Vonn of the US skis during the FIS Alpine World Cup Women's Giant Slalom November 26, 2011 in Aspen, Colorado. AFP PHOTO / DON EMMERT (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Vonn’s Confidence Soaring After GS Win In Soelden

This particular giant slalom course has vexed Lindsey Vonn, even gotten into her head.

11/26/2011