Racers getting excited for Worlds in Beaver Creek

Racers getting excited for Worlds in Beaver Creek
Local News

By John LaConte

NEW YORK CITY — There was an unmistakable air of friendly competition when Julia Mancuso, America’s most decorated female Olympic skier, referred to Mikaela Shiffrin as “the new girl” at a 2015 Vail and Beaver Creek media event. Fresh off of her first-ever giant slalom win at the World Cup opener in Soelden, Austria, the teenage Olympic gold medalist joined Mancuso (who finished an impressive 17th in Soelden after starting No. 47) and two-time Olympic medalist Andrew Weibrecht in a pop-up showroom for J.Lindeberg, official clothing sponsor of the 2015 World Championships, last week. Before walking to the front of …

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