Lindsey Vonn Net Worth

Lindsey Vonn Net Worth, How did the former Olympic gold medalist accumulate such wealth? Read on to find out more about Lindsey Vonn Net Worth, her career and relationship.

About Lindsey Vonn 

Lindsey Vonn Net Worth

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Lindsey Vonn is a former American World Cup Ski Racer on the US Ski Team. She has won numerous awards and titles in her career as a skier.

She is considered the most decorated and successful women’s skier in history.

Lindsey Vonn Net Worth is proof of her success in the highly competitive world of athletic skiing, as well as her recognition among the top athletes in the history of Olympics.

So what is Lindsey Vonn Net Worth? Keep reading to find out more about Lindsey Vonn Net Worth.

Full Name: Lindsey Caroline Kildow Vonn
Profession: Skier
Date of Birth: October 18, 1984
Nationality: American
Age: 34
Net Worth: $6 Million

Lindsey Vonn Early Life and Career 

Lindsey Caroline Kildow Vonn was born on October 18, 1984, in Saint Paul, Minnesota to Linda Anne (née Krohn) and Alan Lee Kildow. She was raised in the Twin Cities metropolitan area in Burnsville, Minnesota.

She started skiing at just age 2 before moving to Erich Sailer’s renowned development program at Burnsville’s Buck Hill.

Lindsey was encouraged by her father(who had won the national junior title before a knee injury when he was 18) to pursue the dream.

At 9, she was introduced to Olympic gold medalist ski racer Picabo Street; who Vonn takes as her idol in the sport.

Street later became Vonn’s mentor in skiing. Vonn and her family moved to Vail, Colorado in the late ’90s. She attended the University of Missouri High School. She is also very fluent in speaking German.

When Lindsey Vonn was 7 she had already started racing and when she got to 9, she was competing in the international pro competition. At age 14, Vonn won the Italian Trofeo Topolino championships.

Then at age 16, she made her World Cup debut on the 18th of November, 2000, in Park City, Utah. Vonn was elevated to a position on the 2002 USA Olympic team in Salt City, Utah, where she made her Olympics debut at 17.

A year later, Vonn won the silver medal at the Junior World Championship. She went on to win other titles as she continued to participate in coming championships and world events. From 2008 to 2016, she had won 8 titles, plus 5 more from 2005 to 2012, and 2015.

Vonn was given the Laureus Sportswoman of the Year 2010 for her impressive and excellent performance. She received the title as the best American ski racer as with 4 World Cup Titles, Olympic bronze, silver, and gold medals.

In 2018, Vonn won a bronze medal and tied for 6th Women’s Super-G in Winter Olympics.

Unfortunately, she announced her retirement in February 2019 at 34. Her retirement came as a result of inflicting cases of injuries.

Lindsey Vonn Net Worth

As of today, Lindsey Vonn Net Worth is $6Million. Lindsey Vonn Net Worth is earned as a result of her outstanding success in skiing.

She was reported to have earned $264,000 as prize money for participating in the 2018 international ski competition. Also, Lindsey Vonn Net Worth is accumulated from several other income streams which include book sales, and endorsement deals.

Lindsey Vonn Personal Life

Lindsey is divorced and currently in a relationship with P.K Subban.

In 2002, she met her ex-husband and fellow ski team athlete Thomas Vonn and the two got married on September 29, 2007, at the Silver Lake Lodge in Deer Valley, Utah.

After 4 years of marriage, they announced that they are getting divorced which was finalized on January 9, 2013.

In 2012, Lindsey Vonn met famous pro-golfer, Tiger Woods at a Charity Event and the two began dating in March 2013. The relationship was ended in May 2015, which after, she started dating NFL assistant coach Kenan Smith.

That union lasted for only a year before Vonn called it quit in June 2018. Then in 2010, Vonn was featured in the year’s Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition which consists of Olympians from the 2010 Winter Games. Later that year, she was listed on Maxim’s Hot 100 list.

Vonn did a cover in 2016 for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition wearing the only bodypaint, and also posed for the magazine once more in 2019.

Awards, Titles and Recognitions

Vonn has won 82 World Cup wins, 20 World Cup titles, 3 Olympic medals, and 7 World Championship medals in her successful career as one of the most decorated and successful skiers in Olympic history,

However, when she won the Olympic Downhill and taking home the gold medal prize at the Vancouver, Vonn became the first American woman to achieve such great feet.

 

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