Lindsey Vonn is a former alpine ski racer, who won four women's World Cup overall championships (2008–10 and 2012). Also, she was the all-time leader in women's World Cup race victories with 82 wins at her retirement in 2019.

Picture of former American alpine ski racer, Lindsey Vonn
Caption: Picture of former American alpine ski racer, Lindsey Vonn (Photo: Instagram)

When was Lindsey Vonn Born? 

On October 18, 1984, she was born in Saint Paul, Minnesota whose birth name is Lindsey Caroline Kildow. Her parents Alan Kildow (father), a former junior national ski champion, and mother Linda Anne. She grew up under the care of her parents in the Twin Cities metropolitan area in Burnsville, Minnesota. At the age of two, she began skiing and received early skiing lessons from her grandfather, Don Kildow. Then she trained at ‘Buck Hill,’ a ski and snowboard area, by her father’s former coach, Erich Sailer.

Lindsey Vonn with her mother Linda Anne
Caption: Lindsey Vonn with her mother Linda Anne (Photo: People)

Lindsey is of mixed  (Irish and German-Norwegian) ethnicity. Her father Alan is of Irish ancestry and mother is of German and Norwegian ancestry. Also, she has four siblings, two sisters Karin Kildow, Laura Kildow, and two brothers Dylan Kildow, Reed Kildow. She graduated from the ‘University of Missouri’s ‘Center for Distance Learning and Independent Study’ online program.

Career Highlights of Lindsey Vonn

At the age of 16, Vonn made her ‘World Cup’ debut on November 18, 2000, in Park City, Utah. She became the first one for an American woman to won the gold medal downhill at the 2010 Winter Olympics. Also, Lindsey won a record eight World Cup season titles in the downhill discipline (2008–2013, 2015, 2016), five titles in super-G (2009–2012, 2015), and three consecutive titles in the combined (2010–2012). She won her 20th World Cup crystal globe title in 2016. Eventually, she passed the overall record for men or women, surpassing Ingemar Stenmark of Sweden, who won 19 globes from 1975 to 1984.

Lindsey Vonn posing for the picture
Caption: Lindsey Vonn posing for the picture (Photo: Instagram)

Also, Vonn has the second highest super ranking of all skiers, men or women. In all five alpine skiing disciplines downhill, super-G, giant slalom, slalom, and super combined Vonn is one of only six women to have achieved this feat. She beat Austria's Annemarie Moser-Pröll, who had held the record since the 1970s, with her 82 total World Cup triumphs. Vonn is one of the most successful American ski racers and is regarded as one of the greatest skiers ever thanks to her Olympic gold and bronze medals, two World Championship gold medals in 2009 (plus three silver medals in 2007 and 2011), and four overall World Cup crowns.

Picture of Lindsey Vonn while in the studio
Caption: Picture of Lindsey Vonn while in the studio (Photo: Instagram)

Vonn was named the American Olympic Committee's sportswoman of the year in 2010 and won the Laureus Sportswoman of the Year award. As a result of injuries, Vonn has missed portions of many seasons, most notably practically all of 2014 and most of 2013. She covered the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, as an NBC News correspondent while she was healing from her injury. In the year 2019, Vonn announced her retirement, citing her injuries.

What is Lindsey Vonn's Net Worth?

Lindsey Vonn has an estimated net worth of $12 Million as per reports. She has collected a hefty sum of money through her various ski tournaments and championships. Additionally, she took part in the Swimsuit Edition in 2016 while only wearing body paint, which helped her raise her net worth. Because of her successful career, she involved with various partnerships and advertisements created her good fortune.

Lindsey Vonn clicking a selfie while showing her classic car
Caption: Lindsey Vonn clicking a selfie while showing her classic car (Photo: Instagram)

Also, Vonn had endorsement deals with businesses and brands like Beats by Dre, Rolex, Oakley, Hershey, Proctor & Gamble, GoPro, Under Armour, and others. In addition, she has collaborated on a straightforward cosmetic line with a Los Angeles dermatologist named Chase Ink and other cosmetic industry professionals. She has accepted full responsibility for her creation and is pretty proud of her company.

Real Estate of Lindsey Vonn

Vonn shelled out $3.85 million for a home in Vail in 2014. In 2019 she listed this home for sale for $6 million, then in 2020 she reduced the price to $5 million. She paid $3.55 million for a home in West Hollywood, California in 2016. 

Lindsey Vonn posing for the picture with the car
Caption: Lindsey Vonn posing for the picture with the car (Photo: Instagram)

Lindsey sold the home in 2018 for $3.65 million. She bought a home in Sherman Oaks, California worth $2.6 million in 2017. In March 2020, she listed this property for $3 million.

Is Lindsey Vonn Married? Her Husband

Lindsey Vonn isn't still married to her husband Thomas Vonn. Her ex-husband Thomas is also a former U.S. Ski Team athlete. On September  29, 2007, Lindsey got married to her husband at the Silver Lake Lodge in Deer Valley, Utah.

Lindsey Vonn with her ex-husband Thomas Vonn
Caption: Lindsey Vonn with her ex-husband Thomas Vonn (Photo: cbs news)

Well, the duo didn't share any kids out of their married life. They announced about their divorce in  November 2011, after four years of marriage. Eventually, Lindsey got divorced from her husband Thomas on January 9, 2013.

Who is Lindsey Vonn Dating? 

Well, her current relationship status is unknown. Previously, she dated golfer Tiger Woods. After divorce from her husband, she met Woods at a charity event in 2012. In March 2013, they began dating 3 before splitting up in May 2015. Lindsey began dating NFL assistant coach Kenan Smith in late 2016. Sadly, the duo's relationship ended in November 2017. Then, she began dating P.K. Subban, a defenseman in the NHL in June 2018. 

Lindsey Vonn with her ex-boyfriend P.K. Subban
Caption: Lindsey Vonn with her ex-boyfriend P.K. Subban (Photo: Sportsnet)

They announced their engagement on August 23, 2019. Vonn announced she proposed to Subban in December 2019.  They together purchased a villa in Beverly Hills for $6.75 Million in May 2020. She polled her Twitter followers in July 2020 about their thoughts on interracial relationships. Lindsey and Subban both announced their breakup on Instagram on December 29, 2020. She announced that the two had parted ways but remained friends.

Lindsey Vonn's Height

Lindsey Vonn stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.77 meters tall. While her body weighs around 141 pounds or 63 kg. Likewise, Vonn has blonde hair with light brown eyes. Her healthy habits helped her to stay in her best shape.