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Olympic medalist Bode Miller keeps return to ski team option open

Bode Miller hasn't completely closed the door on his skiing career as he accepted a nomination to be a part of the U.S. Ski Team in 2015-16. Hold on, though. His acceptance doesn't necessarily mean the six-time Olympic medalist will definitely be back on the slopes, only guarantees him funding should he choose a return over retirement. The official U.S. team will be named this fall...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Bode Miller keeps open possibility of return to ski team

Bode Miller hasn't completely closed the door on his skiing career as he accepted a nomination to be a part of the U.S. Ski Team in 2015-16. Hold on, though. His acceptance doesn't necessarily mean the six-time Olympic medalist will definitely be back on the slopes, only guarantees him funding should he choose a return over retirement. The official U.S. team will be named this fall...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Vonn 'really bummed' about breakup with Woods, says friend

Tiger Woods said Tuesday he hadn’t slept since splitting up with Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn. The breakup reportedly hasn’t been easy on Vonn, either. “She had work commitments and had to put her best face on but, of course, she’s really bummed,” a friend of Vonn’s told People.com on Thursday. “It’s really hard. “The decision to break up wasn’t an easy one and...
Via NESN.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Cover Girl Lindsey Vonn

Via Back9Network
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Lindsey Vonn basically admits she hates golf (Video)

Lindsey Vonn has been been dating Tiger Woods for about two years now, and she has attended more than a few of his golf tournaments during that span. While the Olympic skier is happy to support her boyfriend, she doesn’t seem to enjoy the sport. During an appearance on “Late Night with Seth Myers” on...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Lindsey Vonn ready for more after World Cup super-G win

MERIBEL, France (AP) Another day of skiing, another crystal globe for Lindsey Vonn. And she's expecting more. ''I foresee next year as hopefully even better,'' said the 30-year-old American, who claimed the season-long super-G title at the World Cup finals on Thursday, two years after a career-threatening knee injury. ''It's going to be fun to have a normal preparation. I only got...
Via AP on Fox
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Vonn wins fifth World Cup super-G title to extend her record

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...
Via AP on Fox
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Vonn wins women's World Cup Super-G, regains lead with 1 to go

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...
Via AP on Fox
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Vonn gets travel help from German police after leaving behind passport

  German police say they helped American skier Lindsey Vonn get to Bulgaria for a World Cup event after she forgot her passport in Austria. Munich airport police say Vonn realized after arriving Wednesday for a flight to Sofia that she had left her passport in Salzburg, more than 1 1/2 hours away. They say officers at the airport issued an emergency travel document for the 30-year...
Via AP on Fox
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Vonn escapes injury from early giant slalom crash

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...
Via AP on Fox
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Fenninger leads WCup GS after 1st run; Vonn, Maze out

MARIBOR, Slovenia (AP) 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 a crash early in her run. 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...
Via AP on Fox
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Lindsey Vonn breaks into tears after Alpine combined at worlds

  Lindsey Vonn smiled and waved to the hometown crowd after finishing a run that didn't count. Out of view, she broke into tears. All the pent-up pressure from being the favorite at the world championships boiled over after she straddled a gate in the slalom portion of the Alpine combined Monday, knocking her out of the race. Vonn had high expectations for not just one medal, but...
Via AP on Fox
February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Maze takes gold in downhill at worlds; Vonn struggles to 5th

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) Tina Maze of Slovenia has captured the women's downhill gold medal at the world championships Friday ahead of prerace favorite Lindsey Vonn, who struggled on her home course. Maze finished the twisty course in 1 minute, 45.89 seconds to beat Anna Fenninger of Austria by 0.02 seconds. Lara Gut of Switzerland earned bronze. This result was the reverse of the...
Via AP on Fox
February 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Bode Miller Suffers Gruesome Cut In Scary Super-G Crash At World Championships

Bode Miller suffered a gruesome cut from a scary super-G crash at the World Championships.
Via Gamedayr
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

With back on the mend, Bode Miller set to return at world championships

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. -- Bode Miller's no longer being held back by a herniated disk. He's cleared himself to race again. Just in time for the world championships, too, which was his target all along after undergoing surgery in November. The six-time Olympic medalist hopes to compete in the super-G, downhill and possibly even the super-combined. First, though, U.S. men's coach Sasha...
Via AP on Fox
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Sore back and all, Bode Miller makes US roster for worlds

The U.S. Ski Team announced its roster for world championships next week in Beaver Creek, Colorado, and all the big names were on the squad, including Bode Miller as he tries to return from back surgery. Lindsey Vonn made the team, of course. So did Mikaela Shiffrin, Julia Mancuso and Ted Ligety, who won three titles at the 2013 world championships in Austria. Miller has yet to compete...
Via AP on Fox
January 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Switzerland's Lara Gut wins World Cup downhill; Vonn 2 seconds back

  Lara Gut of Switzerland won a World Cup downhill on Saturday, while Lindsey Vonn missed a chance to extend her wins record as she almost skied out and finished well behind. Gut raced down the new Engiadina course in 1 minute, 43.82 seconds in the final downhill before the world championships next month. Anna Fenninger of Austria was 0.32 behind Gut, and now has six runner-up finishes...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Lindsey Vonn, for once an athlete truly deserving of 'star' status

The most overused word in sports is ''star.'' It should be reserved only for the deserving few, those who constantly brighten our horizons with their exploits, who don't wax, wane and flame out in a season or two and, most importantly, who don't cheat, dope, act like idiots and otherwise prove that sports are too quick to build pedestals for athletes.
Via Fox Olympics
January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Record run: Vonn matches all-time World Cup wins mark at 62

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy -- Lindsey Vonn won a downhill Sunday to match Annemarie Moser-Proell's 35-year-old record of 62 World Cup wins. The American clocked a time of 1 minute, 39.61 seconds down the Olympia delle Tofane course to finish 0.32 ahead of Elisabeth Goergl of Austria. Daniela Merighetti of Italy was third, 0.54 back. Vonn can break Moser-Proell's record in a super-G...
Via AP on Fox
January 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Goergl beats Fenninger to win WCup super-G; Vonn crashes

VAL D'ISERE, France -- Elisabeth Goergl beat Anna Fenninger by .05 seconds to lead an Austrian 1-2 in a women's super-G race on Sunday, while American Lindsey Vonn crashed during her bid for a record-equaling 62nd career win. After winning Saturday's downhill, Vonn was looking for a fourth consecutive podium finish and was .01 ahead of Georgl's time on the first split. But after...
Via AP on Fox
December 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Olympic skiers Lindsey Vonn and Bode Miller: On the mend and back on the slopes

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. -- Lindsey Vonn says her surgically repaired right knee feels "really good" and she is considering bumping up her return date. The four-time overall World Cup champion has been planning her return around the races in Lake Louise, Alberta, next month. After some pain-free training days, Vonn is giving serious thought to returning for the events in Aspen, Colorado...
Via AP on Fox
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Lindsey Vonn to promote 2016 Winter Youth Games

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) Lindsey Vonn will help promote the 2016 Winter Youth Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway. The IOC says the American skier will serve as an ambassador for the games, the same role she held for the inaugural Winter Youth Olympics in Innsbruck, Austria, in 2012. Vonn won the gold medal in the downhill at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. She missed the 2014 Sochi...
Via AP on Fox
September 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Lindsey Vonn, Sister Dominate Bikinis At Las Vegas Pool Party

Lindsey Vonn and her sister, Karin Kildow, dominated bikinis at a Las Vegas pool party over the weekend for Tiger Jam.
Via Gamedayr
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bode Miller busted at Masters over a quesadilla?

It’s safe to say that Bode Miller’s experience at The Masters is going downhill. The Olympic ski racer had his day — or at the very least, his meal — ruined at Augusta National on Thursday when he was nabbed trying to bring a quesadilla onto the golf course. Miller and his wife, professional beach volleyball player and occasional model Morgan Beck (who took a golf ball to...
Via NESN.com
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Lindsey Vonn pranks unsuspecting skiers

Earlier this year, 2010 gold medal-winning downhill skier Lindsey Vonn had to skip the Sochi Olympics due to knee surgery. Recently, she took time from rehabbing to pose as a ski ticket agent-trainee in Vail, CO. Vonn did refer to herself in the third person to see if anyone would recognize her. One man apparently did and was quite creepy about it. Other than that, unsuspecting skiers...
Via Awful Announcing
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss
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