Thomas Vonn

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Thomas Vonn
Born (1975-12-03) December 3, 1975 (age 42)
New York City, NY
Alma mater St. Lawrence University
Occupation Alpine skier
Years active 1999 – 2005
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Lindsey Vonn
(m. 2007; div. 2013)

Thomas Vonn (born December 3, 1975) is an American former alpine ski racer with the U.S. Ski Team.


Vonn graduated from St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York,[1] in 2001.

Primarily a giant slalom racer, Vonn's best finish in international competition was in the Super-G at the 2002 Winter Olympics, where he placed ninth. He was then-wife Lindsey Vonn's coach when she won gold at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. He also coached Dean Travers, beginning in 2015.[2]

Personal life[edit]

He married fellow ski racer Lindsey Vonn on September 29, 2007, at the Silver Lake Lodge in Deer Valley, Utah. Lindsey Vonn became the World Cup overall champion in 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2012, and a 2010 Olympic gold medalist.[3] They filed for divorce in 2011;[4] it was finalized on January 9, 2013.[5]


  1. ^ "The Vonn Way: An unusual trajectory has taken Thomas Vonn to the top |". Retrieved 2018-02-23.
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  4. ^ "Skier Lindsey Vonn divorcing husband of four years". Associated Press. November 27, 2011. Retrieved November 28, 2011.
  5. ^ "Olympic Skier Lindsey Vonn Crosses Finish Line ...In Her Divorce". January 9, 2013. Retrieved January 9, 2013.

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