LINDSEY VONN RUMORS & GOSSIP
MERIBEL, France -- Lindsey Vonn won the World Cup super-G title for the fifth time after winning the last race in the discipline on Thursday at the season-ending finals.
The day after clinching the downhill title, the 30-year-old American extended her record to 19 crystal globes.
Vonn held a slender eight-point lead over rival Anna Fenninger heading into the race, and was under pressure...
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March 19, 2015
GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany -- Lindsey Vonn of the United States won a World Cup Super-G on Sunday to regain the lead in the discipline with one race remaining.
Vonn is chasing her fifth Super-G World Cup title and stretched her record with a 23rd race win in the event.
The American put together a winning time of 1 minute, 16.65 seconds in sunny conditions.
Overall World Cup...
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March 08, 2015
MARIBOR, Slovenia -- World champion Anna Fenninger of Austria led a women's World Cup giant slalom after the opening run Saturday, while Lindsey Vonn escaped injury in an early crash.
Vonn was the fastest starter and led Fenninger by 0.09 when the American slid off the course in a left turn with her skis coming off when she landed in the safety netting.
Vonn got up and smiled as...
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February 21, 2015
NBC has experienced a lot of flack from fans of the Olympics, because of their refusal to show many events live. They’ve opted to show it on tape delay, which means some fans attempt to avoid all forms of media until they can watch it in primetime. Unfortunately, NBC is not only the broadcast channel […]Continue reading...
Olympic gold medalist and World Cup skier Lindsey Vonn is spending these days in New York as an Olympic correspondent for NBC’s “Today.” Back-to-back knee injuries sidelined her from Sochi and she’s trying to cope. “I’m kind of in the process of accepting the fact that I’m not there,” Vonn told USA Today.
February 06, 2014
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton pulled off what may be one of the best photobombs of all time during a visit to the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, with the unsuspecting victim being Olympic Alpine ski racer Lindsey Vonn. Photo via Twitter / NYSEEuronext.Newton and Vonn were part of a group of athletes representing Under Armour as part of the NYSE "Super...
With Linsey Vonn prevented from competing in the Winter Olympics due to injury, US women’s downhill has a new face, and it is the face of a teenaged Wunderkind. Her name is Mikaela Shiffrin, an 18-year-old budding superstar out of Vail, Colo. But don’t let her young age or assumed inexperience fool you. Shiffrin heads […]The post Mikaela Shiffrin graces cover of SI’s Olympic...
Lindsey Vonn may still have a presence during NBC's Winter Olympics telecast despite the knee injury that knocked her out of competition. NBC is reportedly in talks to add Vonn to their coverage of the Games, though she's not expected to travel to Sochi because of her injury. The quotes about Vonn came from Jim Bell, the executive producer of NBC's Olympics coverage. Bell was...
Lindsey Vonn seemed like she was on the comeback trail and would be ready to compete in the 2014 Winter Olympics but injuries will keep her from representing Team USA in Sochi. Vonn posted on her Facebook page Tuesday that she is “devastated” she will not be able to compete in Sochi because she is not physically ready. “I did everything I possibly could to somehow get strong...
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Lindsey Vonn has not skied for two weeks and will "most likely" skip next weekend's World Cup speed races in Austria, her head coach said on Saturday, leaving her status for the Sochi Olympics up in the air.
Vonn remains in the United States after aggravating her surgically repaired right knee at a downhill race in Val d'Isere, France, on Dec. 21.
"She's recovering and preparing...