How Much is Lindsey Vonn Worth?
Everybody, who is interested in sports, knows Lindsey Vonn and not just as a cute girl with an open smile and long blonde hair, but as one of the best ski racers in the world. According to Forbes, Lindsey Vonn net worth is around $3 million.
The major part of that amount Lindsey won earned through her career of American alpine skier. She managed to monetize her talent of an athlete. Lindsey Vonn caught public attention during Olympics in 2002, when she was chosen to play at American Ski team. In 2003 she got a silver medal, which of course, had had a positive impact on Vonn’s salary.
Lindsey Vonn’s career (and salary) peak was in 2008-2010, when she got World Cup titles three times consequently. In 2010 the skier got the gold medal at Winter Olympics Games.
Since 2014 Lindsey’s career in sports is in its troubled phase. The skier passed through a number of injuries and surgeries and, of course, it influenced her results. But in spite of her health issues Lindsey Vonn continues to play and even has some wins. Thus in January, 2017 she won the race at Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, which had become the 77th victory during her years in sports.
So, career of a ski racer is the main source of Vonn’s fortune. But like a talented athlete and beautiful woman, Vonn has lots of endorsement offers and modeling gigs, which of course, serve as an additional source of wealth for her. She advertised Under Armour sports brand and appeared in a number of fashion magazines, including Sports Illustrated in 2010. For Swimsuit Edition of the popular magazine Vonn posed almost nude. Her hot body was covered just with a layer of paint – her swimsuit was drawn on her body.
Alongside endorsement money, Lindsey Vonn also gets enough from sponsorship. Her career is sponsored by Red Bull, Rolex and some other rich brands.
Lindsey Vonn’s beauty and charisma made her a desirable guest at various talk shows, which brings her easy money too. The sports star appeared in “The Today Show”, “The Late Show with David Letterman” etc.
As you see, Lindsey Vonn is financially secured person. But the skier has a little time to spend her money as she trains almost every day during 6-8 hours. Has she dreamed about such a life in her young years, when the talented girl has just started her way on top?