"My childhood dream was to win the Olympics, and I've done that. Everything else is icing on the cake."
5 Things You Didn't Know About Lindsey Vonn
- 1. She is the only American woman to ever capture downhill gold at the Olympics and the only American woman with four World Cup overall titles.
- 2. Lindsey won her first World Cup victory in downhill at Lake Louise, Alberta, on March 12, 2004.
- 3. She has six World Championship medals, including double-gold in downhill and super-G from the 2009 Championships in Val d'Isere, France.
- 4. Growing up in the Twin Cities area, Vonn was on skis at two before moving into Erich Sailer's renowned program at Buck Hill.
- 5. Out of her ski boots, she swings a mean tennis racquet and golf club. In fact, Lindsey recording a hole-in-one during one of her first full 18 hole round.
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Lindsey Vonn Career Tribute - U.S. Ski & Snowboard
Ski Racing Legend Ingemar Stenmark Greets Lindsey Vonn at the Finish of Her Final Race - Åre World Championships 2019
Lindsey Vonn's Final Race: an Historic Bronze at 2019 Åre World Championships
Vonn Crash 2019 - Åre World Championships
Lindsey Vonn Returns to the World Cup - Downhill Day 2 - Cortina - 2019