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Video: Mirai Nagasu Makes History with Triple Axel
Mirai Nagasu, 24, became the first American woman to land a triple axel at the Olympics.
With teammates cheering her on, Mirai Nagasu became the first U.S. woman to perform a successful triple axel at the Olympics.
She revealed some of the training techniques it took to get to the big moment, including spinning from a rope and maintaining awareness of her shoulders' positions.
Team USA won bronze in the event.
Mirai Nagasu helped the U.S. win the bronze medal in team figure skating by becoming the first American woman to land a triple...