Sunday puts Lindsey Vonn sentence for a great career.
The 34-year-old american is running here in styrtløbskonkurrencen at the WORLD cup in the Swedish Vein - and it will be with a particular and specially invited guest: The Swedish legend Ingemar Stenmark.
With the 82 World Cup wins remains Vonn, the second most winning in the alpine history without the chance to reach the Stenmarks 86, and therefore, would american like to honor Stenmark in his swan song.
This is done by Stenmark turn up as a spectator - but only because Vonn pleaded with him about it.
- He's coming. We have sent messages to each other, and he had in the first place is not going to show up. But I wrote to him, 'please, please, please' - so now he comes, and I'm really looking forward to it, " says Vonn to the Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet.
She will also honor the now 62-year-old champion by wearing a custom made suit in the Swedish colours, blue and yellow.
I have long planned to carry the Swedish colours in these championships. We are in Sweden, but it is also Stenmark, because he has meant so much to the sport.
- His record has been something that has motivated me, so the suit is both to show respect opver for him and the country, says Lindsey Vonn.
She was on Friday back on the slopes after his crash in Tuesday's Super-G race, where specially her buttocks got a rough ride.
It came to pass in the combined competition. Here, she chose only to participate in the styrtløbs-the part where she was number eight.
Ski - 1. feb. 2019 - at. 17:42 Skidronning in a heartbreaking career-exit