Mikaela Shiffrin discusses her love for Taylor Swift and how music motivates her to succeed in skiing

Mikaela Shiffrin is multi-talented apart from her sports ability she also know how to sing and dance.

Mikaela Shiffrin discusses her love for Taylor Swift and how music motivates her to succeed in skiing

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Mikaela Shiffrin has gained global recognition due to her extraordinary ski downhill achievements, making her a household name worldwide. Did you pay attention to her vocal performance or observe her guitar skills?


A fervent music lover and skilled singer is the same person who earned two Olympic medals. The renowned American superstar takes pleasure in demonstrating her musical ability on her social media profiles.

Shiffrin recently showcased her singing talents at a charity event in St. Louis, where she performed a duet called ‘I’ll Be the Moon’ with country singer Dierks Bentley. She enjoyed herself in July, attending a Taylor Swift concert in Denver with her family, boyfriend Aleksander Aamodt Kilde, and other US teammates.

Referring to the most memorable part of her break from work, she mentioned that although it required a significant amount of effort to gather everyone for the event, it held great significance to her.


According to the skier from Colorado, the singer’s ability to captivate audiences with songs like ‘Anti-Hero’ and ‘Blank Space’ is an immense source of inspiration for her.

I think she's brilliant as an artist. I think she's brilliant writing lyrics, and with the music and the melodies and who she does collaborations with and every single one of her albums is unique and different, I love every single one. I think she's one of the most beautiful, brilliant artists.
Mikaela Shiffrin said via Olympics.com

In Shiffrin’s opinion, Swift possesses remarkable skills in composing song lyrics.

The uniqueness of her albums lies in their distinct music, melodies, and collaborations with various artists. She has a deep affection for every album Swift has released. She considers her to be among the most captivating and gifted artists.

How music has helped Mikaela Shiffrin in skiing

During a recent event organized by her sponsor, Atomic, Shiffrin conveyed her conviction that music plays a vital role in her life, forming an integral part of her world and notably impacting her skiing performance.

Mikaela Shiffrin [Image Credit-
Mikaela Shiffrin [Image Credit- People]

The individual, the recipient of five World Cup titles, conveyed that music enables them to express their emotions and elevates their emotional experiences. To prepare for a race, she enjoys listening to music to get motivated. Listening to music helps her unwind after a race.

Music serves as a medium for her to either intensify her crying or increase her laughter, thus she listens to it accordingly. It enhances the flow of her skiing. In addition to her skiing talent, the icon is a devoted dancer and takes delight in demonstrating her dancing skills.

In the previous month, she took part in a training camp alongside Kilde, Adrian Sejersted, and a Swedish skier, which was held in Portillo, Chile. The popular Swedish band ABBA had an exhilarating performance of their famous song ‘Gimme Gimme Gimme’.

Shiffrin explained that dancing and skiing share resemblances as both enable individuals to express themselves physically. Skiing and dancing are activities that each person approaches in their unique way. During her skiing and dancing activities, she typically has rigidly straightened arms.


Being able to comprehend how a body moves is essential for increasing your alertness about the surroundings, as well as attaining a feeling of rhythm. She expressed her belief that it is incredibly helpful.

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