The Only American In Years To Land...


As the 2018 Winter Olympics continue, many waiting to see one of the most anticipated games.  

Many watched as US Figure-skaters competed for a chance at gold. However history was made as Mirai Nagasu was the 3rd woman to land a triple axel at the Olympics, however she is the first American woman to land a triple axel at the Olympics, according to ESPN.

It's hard to believe that just a few years ago Mirai Nagasu was snubbed from a 2014 spot on the  2014 Winter Olympics in SochiRussiaU.S. Figure Skating. She explained once upon a time Mlrai, and friend Adam Rippon "were eating in-n-out burger in California, crying and watching the Sochi Olympics from their couch". This time around they both along with team members took home the Bronze medal for #TeamUSA.