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Meet U.S. Olympic Skier Mikaela Shiffrin

Mikaela Shiffrin showing off her olympic medals.

GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 22: (BROADCAST-OUT) Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States poses for a portrait with her two medals, Gold in Giant Slalom and Silver in Alpine Combined on the Today Show Set on February 22, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea. (Photo by Marianna Massey/Getty Images)

She'll be competing soon.

We're just a few days away from the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics. The games will span just over two weeks of competition.

One of the United States' best medal hopes is a skier. No, we're not talking about Lindsay Vonn -- although she's in contention as well.

We're talking about Alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin. The 22-year-old skier heads into the 2018 Winter Olympics as one of the favorites to walk away with a gold medla.

Four years ago, Shiffrin became the youngest champion in slalom in Olympic alpine skiing at just 18-years-old. She beat out Austrians Marlies Schild and Kathrin Zettel to claim gold in the slalom.

Shiffrin currently leads the World Cup overall standings as well as the slalom discipline. She made her World Cup debut at just 15.

The women's slalom is slated for February 14. Shiffrin looks to claim yet another gold medal in just a few weeks.

Meet her below.

Good luck to Mikaela!