In 2009, pro golfer Tiger Woods experienced intense public humiliation after dozens of women openly confessed to having affairs with the athlete. As a result Woods lost several of his sponsors from major companies including AT&T and Gatorade. In addition to this, Woods lost his wife, former Swedish model Elin Nordergren. Since then, it appears that Woods has decided to move on and officially announced that he is dating championship skier, Lindsey Vonn. For those of you who are not too familiar with Vonn, here are five fun facts to get you up to speed:
1. An athlete herself, Vonn is one of two female skiers in the world to win four World Cup Champions.
2. Vonn is also one of six women to have won the World Cup in all five areas of alpine skiing.
3. This woman is filled with accolades. In 2010, Vonn received the Laureus World Sports Award Sportsman of the Year Award.
4.Known for the being sexy, Vonn has done swimsuit shoots for several publications including one for Sports Illustrated.
5.Clearly a comedian, Vonn jokes about performing a skit on Saturday Night Live mocking Woods’s announcement on his sex addiction.
So, how do you guys feel about this new match?