Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Feb 16, 2018 8:24 AM - Mikaela Shiffrin, paragon of success, is a mysterious treasure, a wondrous skier who exists for us to marvel but not understand. At her best, she's superhuman. She's inexplicable. She does compelling things, but she's not always a compelling character because she's too perfect.