Photos and video: Shiffrin, Vail Valley Foundation celebrate win in Soelden

SOELDEN, Austria — Eagle-Vail’s Mikaela Shiffrin won her first career giant slalom World Cup race on Saturday, and a strong contingent from the Vail Valley was there to cheer her on.

The foundation, the organizer of the 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships, was hosting events as part of the race weekend. President Ceil Folz was there to greet Shiffrin at the finish line.

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