Thomas Vonn is quite well known in the world of alpine ski racing as part of the US team. However, he has become better known to the public than the husband of Lindsey Vonn, who, like him, is also an alpine ski racer. The two were together as a couple from 2007 to 2013 when their marriage ended. Despite the fact that Thomas has remained in the dark, he has attracted a lot of attention. Here you can find out everything about him.
Who is Thomas Vonn and How Old is He?
Thomas Vonn was born on December 3, 1975, in New York City, New York. Unlike his former wife, there is not so much to learn about Vonn in public. It is known, however, that he received his education at St. Lawrence University in Canton New York, where he graduated in 2001.
As an alpine skier, he has participated in various competitions but has not had much success. He represented the United States in the men’s Super-G at the 2002 Winter Olympics. At the event, he took 9th place. This was his best placement at an international competition. His career only lasted from 1999 to 2005, when he finally decided to retire. Next, he decided to train his wife in this sport and help her to win the gold medal at the 2010 Winter Olympics.
In 2015 Thomas Vonn became the coach of the alpine ski racer from the Cayman Islands, Dean Travers. According to his Instagram profile, the former member of the U.S. ski team is now the technical director of alpine skiing at Northwood School as well as ski trainer.
As far as his fortune is concerned, not much is known in this respect, as the former ski racer has decided to keep everything about himself and also his income out of the public eye. All indications are that he is doing well both as a ski trainer and with his other engagements.
His ex-wife, on the other hand, has a net worth estimated at 6 million dollars. She made her fortune from her career as a ski racer. When they were still together, Thomas and Lindsey lived in a house worth $1.1 million.
Other Facts About Thomas Vonn, Lindsey Vonn’s Ex-husband
1. How Thomas Vonn met his wife
When Thomas first met his wife, she was only 16 years old while he was 25. They met during the Olympic Games in Salt Lake City. With an age difference of up to 9 years, they could still have things working for them before they finally got married on September 29, 2007.
Only 4 years after becoming husband and wife, the two announced that they would divorce in 2011. In 2013 they were officially divorced. Their marriage did not produce a child.
2. Who is Lindsey Vonn?
As mentioned above, Thomas became more famous thanks to his marriage to his ex-wife Lindsey Vonn. She was born on October 18, 1984, in St. Paul, Minnesota, and baptized Lindsey Caroline Vonn. She was raised by her parents, Linda Anne and Alan Lee Kildow. Of Norwegian descent, she began skiing when she was only 2 years old and was later taught by her grandfather.
Lindsey Vonn has two silver medals and one bronze medal, which she won at the Junior Ski World Championships. She has also won three Olympic medals, one gold, and one bronze medal at the 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver and another bronze medal at the 2018 event in Pyeongchang. She has won 2 world championship gold medals, 3 silver medals and 3 bronze medals.
3. Their relationships after divorce
Since the end of their relationship, Thomas seems to be moving towards Shauna Kane, based on images the two have shared in social media. Although it is not known if they are married, it is known that they have a son, Henrik Vonn.
For her part, Linsey dated legendary golfer Tiger Woods, and after they went their separate ways, she entered into another relationship with NHL star P.K. Subban.
4. His Height and Bodyweight
Thomas Vonn is a man who has a very good height and an athletic physique. He stands at a height of 6 feet 0 inches. His body weight, however, is still unknown.