Lindsey Vonn is heading back to the United States for an unexpected break in the middle of the World Cup ski season and is unlikely to return to Europe until January.
U.S. women's coach Alex Hoedlmoser told The Associated Press on Monday that Vonn's heavy schedule has not allowed the four-time overall World Cup winner to recover from the intestinal illness that landed her...
The Alpine Skiing World Cup is continuing this weekend, and yesterday wasn't a good run for skiing celebrity Lindsey Vonn. It was her 3rd downhill of the season, and it ended with a rough crash into the safety nets. Vonn was able to walk away from the crash, but continues to loose ground on Maze, who leads 236 points ahead of Vonn. Check out the crash in the video below...
All-world skier Lindsey Vonn recently admitted she has battled depression for 10 years, revealing that in 2008 it was so bad she "couldn’t get out of bed anymore.”
Bode Miller has his work cut out for him apologizing to his wife after hitting her in the eye with a golf ball and sending her to the hospital for 50-plus stitches. What might cost him even more time in the doghouse is that Morgan Beck –a.k.a. Mrs. Miller — needs her eyesight for her job as a professional volleyball player.
Eyesight is obviously important to everyone, but it...
A sunglasses company is claiming that pro volleyball player Morgan Miller — the wife of Olympic skier Bode Miller — would be missing one of her eyes if not for the special sunglasses she was wearing when her husband teed off a golf ball into her face, reports TMZ.
Morgan tweeted about her husband's wayward shot after it happened on Wednesday. She also posted a grisly...
Olympic skier Bode Miller and professional volleyball player Morgan Miller can legitimately be called a truly gorgeous married couple as the pair are both rather attractive athletes. Morgan, however, is a little less lovely after taking a golf ball in the eye from her darling husband during a recent golf outing.
I’m not feeling so hot. Line drive to the face today with a golf...
Bode Miller had “just another one of those days” on the golf course.
No, he didn’t miss a handful of birdie putts or lose a few balls in the woods — he crushed a ball at his wife’s face. Or, what he calls, his “first major golf catastrophe.”
His wife, Morgan Miller, tweeted on Wednesday night that the former skiing champ hit her above the eye with a “160 mph line...
If Bode Miller’s wife chose to never play golf again in her life, no one would blame her. Morgan Miller, a professional volleyball player who was formerly known as Morgan Beck, decided to play a little golf on Wednesday with her Olympic gold medalist husband. Things did not go as planned.
According to Morgan’s Twitter account, Bode accidentally drilled her with what she described...
Alpine skier Bode Miller accidentally hit his wife, volleyball player Morgan Miller, in the face with a golf ball and the gruesome results that Morgan uploaded are not for the squeamish.
Lindsey Vonn skied to victory in a World Cup Super-G on Saturday, and American teammate Julia Mancuso was third.
Vonn extended her perfect record in four speed races this season, timing 1 minute, 2.71 seconds to beat World Cup overall leader Tina Maze by 0.37 seconds. Mancuso was 1.01 behind Vonn.
Maze's victory in the super-combined Friday put some pressure on Vonn, who was...
Lindsey Vonn raced to her 13th World Cup victory at Lake Louise on Saturday, leading another 1-2 U.S. sweep in the second downhill at the Canadian resort.
Vonn finished in 1 minute, 52.9 seconds to edge teammate Stacey Cook by 0.52 seconds. On Friday in the season-opening downhill, Vonn beat Cook by 1.73 seconds.
Switzerland's Marianne Kaufmann-Abderhalden was third in 1:53...
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December 01, 2012
Lindsey Vonn left a hospital in Vail, Colo., on Wednesday, two days after being admitted for intestinal pain.
Vonn's publicist Lewis Kay said it's unclear when the four-time overall World Cup champion will return to skiing.
"She is resting comfortably at home," Kay wrote in an email. "Doctors are still working to determine what specifically was the cause of...
Lindsey Vonn has been released from a hospital in Colorado, although details of her illness remain unclear and there is no indication of when she can begin skiing again.
Vonn's publicist Lewis Kay says in an email that "Lindsey is feeling much better today and has been released from the hospital. She is resting comfortably at home. Doctors are still working to determine...
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November 14, 2012
The big guy will take care of me T…
Lindsey Vonn remained hospitalized in Colorado with intestinal pain that has been affecting the four-time World Cup champion for the past two weeks. ”She told me she feels bad and has pain all over her body and that her bones are hurting. … She’s been (to the hospital) two or three times. This is the first time she’s stayed overnight...
Minnesota native Lindsey Vonn remained hospitalized in Colorado on Tuesday with "severe intestinal pain" that has been affecting her for the past two weeks.
Vonn's spokesman, Lewis Kay, wrote in an email that the four-time overall World Cup champion was "awaiting results from diagnostic testing for severe intestinal pain."
Vonn's ski technician, Heinz...
Lindsey Vonn remains hospitalized in Colorado with ''severe
intestinal pain'' that has been affecting her for the past two
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World champion downhill skier Lindsey Vonn reportedly has been admitted to a Vail hospital with an undisclosed illness.
Lindsey Vonn has been admitted to a hospital in Vail with an undisclosed illness.
Her spokesman, Lewis Kay, had no other updates on the US skier's condition Monday.
The four-time World Cup overall champion skipped a slalom competition in Finland last weekend to prepare for upcoming races in Aspen. She also had a promotional event lined up for last Friday in Vail, but had to...
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November 12, 2012
Lindsey Vonn's request to compete in a men's World Cup downhill race has been rejected.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) council met Saturday and "confirmed that one gender is not entitled to participate in races of the other," adding that "exceptions will not be made to the FIS Rules."
Vonn, a four-time overall World Cup champion, wanted to enter...
Lindsey Vonn reiterated her ambition to race against men, revealing she wants to compete on the challenging and dangerous Kitzbuehel downhill course -- after her retirement from the women's circuit.
The four-time overall World Cup champion, who is awaiting approval by skiing's governing body to start in the men's downhill in Lake Louise next month, said she would like...
Olympic and world champion skier Bode Miller has gotten into horse racing with part ownership in his first horse.
Miller plans to be at Santa Anita to watch Carving run in the $250,000 FrontRunner Stakes on Saturday. The 2-year-old is trained by Hall of Famer Bob Baffert and owned by his wife, Jill. The couple is friends with Miller and named their 7-year-old son, Bode, after him...
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September 27, 2012
Lindsey Vonn won't need surgery on her sore knees, just rest after a long season.
Tests on Monday revealed some fraying of the meniscus in Vonn's left knee, but no tear. The right knee turned out to be fine.
Vonn was bothered by her aching knees during the season, but kept it quiet. She said Saturday after skiing out in the giant slalom at the U.S. Championships that she...
Lindsey Vonn says she will undergo tests on both knees after a grueling World Cup season in which she recaptured the overall title.
The Olympic gold medalist was bothered by her aching knees during the season, but elected to keep it hidden. She said Saturday after skiing out in the giant slalom at U.S. Championships that an initial checkup indicated probable trouble in both knees...
Lindsey Vonn set a women's record for the most World Cup points in a season after finishing eighth in Saturday's slalom. The race was won by Michaela Kirchgasser of Austria.
Vonn reached 1,980 points to beat the mark of 1,970 set by Janica Kostelic of Croatia in 2006.
"I am very happy with that," said Vonn, the overall champion who needs 21 points in Sunday'...
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March 17, 2012