Because you have to take off most of the suit to pee, accidents “happen to everybody,” Shiffrin said.
Vonn described the process for us. First you take off the top and the sleeves, and are careful the sleeves don’t fall into the “wrong spot,” which unfortunately happened to her once.
“I had to continue skiing the whole day with a wet sleeve. Don’t tell anyone,” she said. “It was the worst thing ever. No one knew but me. Until now.”