Can Mikaela Shiffrin Do What's Never Been Done?

It's no secret Mikaela is the best slalom skier there is. Maybe ever. But the 22-year old racer isn't satisfied. She's pushing to be the best ski racer ever. Period - and it's not a pipe dream. Mikaela has more than a fighting chance to be the first alpine racer - man or woman - to win a gold medal in 3 different disciplines at the Olympics this month, and a fourth medal isn't out of her league either. So can she do it? We'll definitely be rooting for her.

Head over to the New York Times to read more about what it takes to be one of the best skiers on the planet.