ARE, Sweden — Scandinavian snowboarding royalty Kjetil Andre Aamodt and Anja Paerson have come to Mikaela Shiffrin’s protection over her determination to race solely three occasions on the world championships.
Shiffrin’s determination to take a seat out the Alpine mixed was questioned by fellow People Lindsey Vonn and Bode Miller.
Aamodt and fellow Norwegian Lasse Kjus received Olympic or worlds medals in all 5 disciplines throughout their careers.
Aamodt says, “She’s smarter than me and Lasse Kjus. … We received some races however we did quite a lot of dangerous races as a result of we have been fairly drained. … We wish to see her win 5 occasions in a championships sooner or later, hopefully, however I believe it’s sensible of her and the staff round her to carry again a little bit.”
Added Paerson, who received 5 medals — together with three golds — at her house worlds within the 2007 worlds in Are, says, “She is aware of that she’s not succesful sufficient but and perhaps she has to plan sooner or later. However I really like that she’s taking her personal approach.”
Shiffrin opened the championships by profitable the super-G.
The staff occasion is scheduled for Tuesday.