A member of the United States Ski Team, Mikaela Shiffrin is currently the reigning Olympic Champion in slalom. The youngest female ski racer to have ever won the title, she has also won the World Championships three times- the most recent win being in 2017. Currently, she is representing the country at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Want to know more about the athlete? We’ve got more facts on the skier down below.
Mikaela Shiffrin Personal Facts – 2018 Update
Mikaela Pauline Shiffrin
Professional Ski Racer
As an alpine ski racer, Mikaela Shiffrin is perhaps best known for having won the slalom event in the 2014 Winter Olympics at the age of eighteen. In addition to that, she has won the gold medal at the World Championships three times.
Age – How Old is He?
She is 22 years old
Birthday/Date of Birth
Her birthday is on March 13, 1995
Place of Birth/Hometown
Mikaela Shiffrin was born in Vail, Colorado. Growing up, she lived in New Hampshire, near Lyme, where her father worked.
She is Caucasian
Mikaela Shiffrin Height, Weight & Body Facts
How Tall – Height in Feet
She is 5’7 tall
How Tall – Height in Meters
She is 1.70 meters tall
Weight in Pounds
Her current weight is approximately 141 pounds
Weight in Kilograms
Her current weight is approximately 64 kg
Her body measurements are unavailable at this time
Her waist size is unknown
Her shoe size has not been disclosed to the public
Is Mikaela Shiffrin Currently in a Relationship?
Mikaela Shiffrin has been dating Mathieu Faivre, a World Cup skier since last summer. Due to the fact that she lives in Colorado and he in France, the two are currently carrying a long distance relationship.
Mikaela Shiffrin’s Boyfriends
We do not have any information on Mikaela Shiffrin’s previous relationships at this time.
As far as we know, Mikaela Shiffrin does not have any sisters
She has an older brother named Taylor who was born in 1992.
No, Mikaela Shiffrin does not have any children.
She went to Burke Mountain Academy, a slopeside high school for budding skiers.
As far as we know, Mikaela Shiffrin has not gone to college.
For now, information on Mikaela Shiffrin’s salary is unavailable.
As far as we can tell, Mikaela Shiffrin’s net worth currently stands at $5 Million.
When she isn’t asking up in the mountains, she enjoys playing soccer and tennis
Favorite TV Show
Favorite Music Artists
In addition to skiing, she also enjoys soccer and tennis
Born on March 13, she is a Pisces
This information is currently unknown
This information is currently unknown
Mikaela Shiffrin’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames
Mikaela Shiffrin’s Instagram Username
Mikaela Shiffrin’s Facebook Account
Mikaela Shiffrin’s Youtube Channel
As far as we know, Mikaela Shiffrin does not have his own YouTube channel
Mikaela Shiffrin’s Twitter Username
Mikaela Shiffrin’s Snapchat Username
Mikaela Shiffrin is not active on Snapchat
Other Interesting Facts:
- It’s likely that inherited her parents’ love for the winter sports as both of them were former ski racers
- At the age of fifteen, she finished first at the Nor-Am Cup.
- By the time she was sixteen, she was already competing in the World Cup for the giant slalom.
- In 2014, she was one of the few athletes who was featured on NBC’s one-hour special, How to Raise an Olympian
- In March 2013, she was interviewed on David Letterman’s Late Show after winning her first finals at the World Cup
- During the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, she became the youngest ski racer to have won the slalom title at the age of eighteen
- She has appeared in a number of talk shows over the years such as Today, Access Hollywood, Late Night with Seth Meyers, and In Search of Speed
- When she was two years old, she learned how to “ski” by using a pair of plastic skis in her family’s driveway
- As a teen, she concentrated on perfecting her skills and techniques – unlike many of her peers who mostly competed in races
- One year after graduating she would win a gold at the 2014 Winter Olympics