FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, May 20th, 2020
MIKAELA SHIFFRIN TO PROVIDE SPECIAL COMMENTARY DURING LIVESTREAM OF MIKAELA’S MASTERPIECE ON NBC OLYMPICS’ FACEBOOK PAGE THIS FRIDAY AT 8 P.M. ET
Stream of Documentary on Shiffrin’s Dominant 2018-19 Season Will Allow Viewers to Personally Engage with Three-Time Olympic Medalist
All Olympic Sports Coverage Streamed Across NBC Sports Platforms is Presented by Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA
STAMFORD, Conn. – May 20, 2020 – The winningest slalom skier in World Cup history and three-time Olympic medalist Mikaela Shiffrin will provide commentary and personally engage with fans in a special digital viewing experience of Mikaela’s Masterpiece on NBC Olympics’ Facebook page on Friday, May 22, at 8 p.m. ET. During the half-hour program that showcases her biggest World Cup moments throughout 2018 and 2019, Shiffrin will comment and interact with fans on her memories surrounding the historic season.
The special, which premiered late last year on NBCSN, gives viewers an all-access look at Team Shiffrin during the 2018-19 campaign. The program highlights one of the greatest years in the history of alpine ski racing, when Shiffrin won 17 World Cup races, four crystal globes, and her third straight overall globe. A trailer can be viewed here.
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