The U.S. Ski Team is in the thick of their season, racing all over the world. Normally, first and second place is split by a fraction of a second. However earlier this season, Mikaela Shiffrin beat out her competition with a whopping never-been-done-before 3-second margin. If you follow ski racing, you know that is a big accomplishment. If you don’t, then watch the video below. We’ve worked in an awkward 3-second pause into normal, every day transactions.