High winds keep Mikaela Shiffrin waiting for her first chance at gold

( CNN) US ski perform Mikaela Shiffrin‘s bid for a first amber of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics in South Korea was put on hold after high winds magnetism the women’s giant slalom to be deferred.

The women’s giant slalom will now take place on Thursday at Yongpyong Alpine Centre.

High breezes likewise interrupted the alpine planned at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre Sunday, with conditions forcing the men’s downhill to be delayed until Thursday.