Who is Lindsey Vonn?
Lindsey Vonn is an American former World Cup alpine ski racer who was on the US Ski Team and had won four World Cup overall championships, a gold medal at the 2010 Winter Olympics.
Full Name: Lindsey Caroline Kildow
Age: 35 years old
Date of Birth: October 18, 1984
Place of Birth: St. Paul, Minnesota, USA
Father’s name: Alan Lee Kildow
Mother’s name: Linda Anne Kildow
Profession: Ski racer
Net Worth: $8 million
Relationship status: In a relationship
Height: 5 ft. 10 inches
Weight: 72 kg
Hair color: Blonde
Eye color: Hazel
Early/Personal life, Family:
She was born Lindsey Caroline Kildow on October 18, 1984, in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA to mother Linda Anne Kildow and father Alan Lee Kildow, who was a ski racer until a knee injury at the age of 18.
She has four siblings- sisters Karin Kildow, Laura Kildow and brothers Dylan Kildow, Reed Kildow. They are of Norwegian ethnicity and holds American citizenship.
Career and Education:
For education, she joined the University of Missouri High School.
Vonn was taught by her grandfather Don Kildow to ski. In the late 1990s, the family moved to Colorado to ski exclusively at Ski Club Vail.
She climbed the ranks of the U.S. Ski Team. At the age of 16, she made her World Cup debut on November 18, 2000, in Park City, Utah.
At the age of 17, her Olympic debut at the 2002 Winter Olympics. She competed in four races at her first World Championships, finishing in fourth place in 2005.
In addition, she competed in the Winter Olympics in 2006, finishing in the eighth position, despite having suffered bruised hip. Lindsey Vonn won a silver medal in both downhill and super-G at the 2007 World Championships.
In addition, Vonn won the overall World Cup for three consecutive years- from 2008 to 2010. Moreover, she went on to compete at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, where she won the gold medal.
Relationships and Affairs:
She married her longtime boyfriend Thomas Vonn on September 29, 2007, at the Silver Lake Lodge in Deer Valley, Utah. Her husband, Thomas is a former U.S. Ski Team athlete and a 2002 Olympian.
But, after 4 years of marriage, she and her husband announced their divorce in November 2011 and finalized on January 9, 2013.
She dated golfer Tiger Woods in March 2013, having met him at a charity event in 2012 but ended in May 2015 as the former couple split. After that, she dated NFL assistant coach Kenan Smith.
In June 2018, she began dating P.K. Subban, an ice hockey player of NHL and engaged on August 23, 2019.
Lindsey Vonn revealed in December 2019 that she has proposed to Subban over Christmas.
Net worth and Salary:
She has an estimated net worth of around $8 million but her salary and income are under review.
Wiki and Facts:
She also has an official website- lindseyvonn.com. Her body measurements are 35-25-36 inches and her bra size is 34B.