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Mikaela Shiffrin sits down for community Q&A on Friday, June 2

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Olympic gold medalist, World Cup champ and Eagle-Vail resident Mikaela Shiffrin spends a lot of her rare time at home training at The Westin Riverfront Resort in Avon. On Friday, June 2, Shiffrin will be at The Westin at 5:30 p.m. for a free community question-and-answer event at the resort’s pool deck. Shiffrin will answer questions on how she achieved her first overall World Cup title this winter and her current preparations for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. This event is open to the public.
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If you go …

What: Community Q&A with Mikaela Shiffrin.

Where: The Westin Riverfront Resort pool deck, Avon.

When: Friday, June 2, 5:20 p.m.

Cost: Free.

AVON — Olympic gold medalist, World Cup champion and Eagle-Vail resident Mikaela Shiffrin spends a lot of her rare time at home training at The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa.

Ask Away

Today, Shiffrin will be at The Westin at 5:30 p.m. for a free community question-and-answer event at the resort’s pool deck.

Shiffrin will answer questions on how she achieved her first overall World Cup title this winter and her current preparations for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. She won her first Olympic slalom gold medal in 2014 in Russia.

This event is open to the public. Due to construction, the best parking options will be on the town of Avon public streets. There will be limited valet parking.

A poolside menu will offer drinks and snacks, including sandwiches and salads.

For more information, visit http://www.westinriverfrontbeavercreek.com.