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Originally posted 12/02/2013 07:45AM
Lindsey Vonn is no stranger to powering through tough times.
In fact, all eyes are currently on the superstar skier as she scrambles to defy expectations – again – and rehab her re-injured right knee in time for the Sochi Olympics in February.
But it wasn't a ski slope or a trainer that gave Vonn a hardcore workout during a cover photo shoot for the January issue of The Red Bulletin magazine, on sale Dec. 17. It was a pair of stilettos.
Originally posted 11/27/2013 10:25AM
The Comeback Kid remains confident.
After partially tearing her ACL in a training accident on Nov. 19, downhill racing champ Lindsey Vonn told Today that she is guardedly optimistic she'll be ready to compete in the 2014 Winter Olympics, which begins in just 72 days.
"I'm confident it's going to be okay," the 2010 gold medalist, 29, told Matt Lauer about her knee. "At this point, that's all I can do, is stay positive. I'm kind of out of options at this point. I hope I can continue racing."
Originally posted 11/22/2013 05:00PM
Lindsey Vonn might have been knocked down during a crash on the ski slopes of Colorado on Tuesday, but don't count her out.
The Olympic downhill racing champ posted an update on her Facebook page on Friday telling fans that she hoped to be back on her skis very soon.
"Rehab is going well and I am working as hard as I can to race in Lake Louise in a few weeks," she wrote.
Originally posted 11/20/2013 04:00PM
Lindsey Vonn's skiing comeback may have been derailed after she reinjured her right knee in a crash on Tuesday.
The Olympic downhill champ, who suffered a serious knee injury in February that required surgery to her ACL and MCL, was hurt while training at Copper Mountain in Colorado.
"Lindsey sustained a mild strain to her right knee, a partial tear to her right ACL, minor facial abrasions and scapular contusions from her fall," her rep tells PEOPLE.
Originally posted 11/19/2013 03:55PM
Reigning Olympic downhill champion Lindsey Vonn crashed Tuesday while training for her return to racing following major knee surgery.
"Lindsey crashed earlier this morning while training at Copper Mountain in Colorado. She was not admitted to the hospital and is currently being evaluated by Dr. Sterett back in Vail," her rep tells PEOPLE.
"We expect to have clarity on the situation in the next 24 hours. We will provide updates when we know more and appreciate your patience."
Originally posted 11/04/2013 06:00PM
According to Lindsey Vonn, there's more to Tiger Woods than his impressive golf swing.
"He's always making jokes," his girlfriend, 29, tells Katie Couric on an episode of Katie airing Tuesday.
"He's funny. He's really laid back. He's a great guy."
The Olympic skier, who is currently training for the Winter Olympics, told Couric the couple's similarities are what drives her to him.
Originally posted 10/05/2013 10:15AM
Originally posted 08/29/2013 01:15PM
In the three-and-a-half years since Lindsey Vonn took home gold at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games, life's been eventful, to say the least – with America's most-decorated alpine skier skillfully enduring both ups and downs.
For starters last February, Vonn shattered her right knee in a devastating crash during a World Cup race in Austria, then spent seven grueling months rehabbing it – and assures PEOPLE she'll be ready for the 2014 Sochi Games.
But perhaps her most dramatic journey has taken place off the slopes.
Originally posted 08/18/2013 09:30AM
It was an emotional week for PEOPLE.com readers – from the shocking suicide of The Bachelor contestant Gia Allemand, to Bethenny Frankel's confession that her contentious divorce has been "brutal."
Fortunately, there was some relief: thank you, Jennifer Aniston.
Here are the five stories that sparked the strongest reactions over the past week, from happy, sad, laugh out loud, angry and wow – and keep coming back to click on the emoticons at the bottom of every story, to let us know just what you think.
Originally posted 08/10/2013 02:20PM
A hole in one has never been such a headache for Tiger Woods.
As the pro golfer spends his weekend competing at the PGA Championship in Rochester, New York, back home at his Jupiter Island mansion, things are quickly deteriorating.
Woods and girlfriend Lindsey Vonn's sprawling 10,000-sq.-ft. waterfront mansion is sinking due to Florida's soft soil, which contains organic materials that decompose over the years – resulting in a major hassle for homeowners, reports FOX News.
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