Model Olympian: Mirai Nagasu

Mirai Nagasu poses for the cameras at NBC's Winter Olympic photo shoot

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Mirai Nagasu missed the 2014 Olympics, despite finishing in third place at that year’s nationals
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Mirai Nagasu began skating at age 5 because it was raining and her parents couldn’t take her to the golf course
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Mirai Nagasu was the 2008 U.S. national champion
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Mirai Nagasu competed at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics and finished fourth
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Mirai Nagasu’s parents own a sushi restaurant in California
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Mirai Nagasu owns three medals from the Four Continents Championships
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Mirai Nagasu is a full-time student at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs and studies business
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Mirai Nagasu missed the 2014 Olympics, despite finishing in third place at that year’s nationals
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Mirai Nagasu is scuba certified
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Mirai Nagasu has three dogs, all with “L” names, just like the Kardashians with “K” names: Lexi, Lincoln, and Liberty
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Mirai Nagasu takes an Epsom salt bath after tough workouts
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Mirai Nagasu includes ballet in her off-ice training sessions
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Mirai Nagasu is trying to master the triple Axel in training
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