Name: Lindsey Vonn
Alpine Skiing
Current Residence:
Vail, Colo.
University of Missouri

Olympic Experience:

  • 2010 Olympic Winter Games, gold medal in downhill, bronze medal in super-G, DNF in giant slalom, slalom and combined
  • 2006 Olympic Winter Games, eighth in downhill, seventh in super-G, 14th in slalom, DNF in combined
  • 2002 Olympic Winter Games, 32nd in slalom, sixth in combined

Career Highlights:

  • Most world cup victories by any female
  • 51 world cup downhill medals (32 golds, 12 silvers, seven bronzes)
  • 35 world cup super-G medals (22 golds, 10 silvers, three bronzes)
  • 12 world cup super combined medals (five golds, four silvers, three bronzes)
  • Five world cup giant slalom medals (three golds, one silver, one bronze)
  • Five world cup slalom medals (two golds, two silvers, one bronze)
  • One world cup city event bronze medal in Moscow
  • Four-time world cup overall champion (2008, 2009, 2010, 2012)
  • Six-time world cup downhill overall champion (2008-2013)
  • Four-time world cup super-G champion (2009-2012)
  • Three-time world cup combined champion (2010-2012)
  • 2015 World Championships super-G bronze medalist
  • 2011 World Championships downhill silver medal
  • 2009 World Championships downhill gold medal
  • 2009 World Championships super-G gold medal
  • 2007 World Championships downhill silver medal
  • 2007 World Championships super-G silver medal

Fun Facts:  Enjoys tennis and golf ... Entire family moved to Vail so she could have better training opportunities ... Has been featured on the cover of Glamour, Women's Health, People, Fitness, Sports Illustrated, ESPN, TV Guide and many more 

Learn more: 
U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association