Sunday, February 16, 2014

Julia Mancuso The Olympian You Need to Know

Julia Mancuso has kind of got this Olympics thing down. Sochi is her fourth time in the games, and she's a five-time medalist (gold in 2006!). With her fellow U.S. ski teammate Lindsey Vonn out of the running this year, she's emerged as the go-to American star in the 2014 Olympics. We talked to her over the phone about how she's avoiding the laundry list of controversies in Russia, and she provided some tips for the skiing beginners among us.