It is only fitting that Alana was recently a guest on the Katie Couric Show titled "Unstoppable Women". Her appearance in Sochi for the 2014 Paralympics was questionable. She injured her shoulder in 2013, and it seemed doubtful that she would return for the season let alone compete in Sochi.
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She is a three-time Paralympic gold medalist who managed to take the highest of honors in both the Winter and Summer Games, but Alana Nichols has another talent she managed to sneak by Conan O'Brien on Tuesday's Conan.
Dave Mirra won an unprecedented 14 gold medals as a BMX competitor at X Games before retiring from competition in 2011. Then he did something nobody in his sport could have predicted: He set his BMX bike aside altogether and never looked back, focusing instead on his new rallycross racing career, his wife and kids and new pursuits like amateur boxing and Ironman triathlons.