Her pride in the event wasn’t replicated by her father, Alan Kildow, who recently reconciled with Vonn after more than a decade of tension and little communication.
“It’s great skiing, but it reminds me of something that Buddy Werner used to say,” Kildow told USA Today Sports, referring to a US skier from the 1950s. “He said there’s two places in the race, first and last, and I only want one of them.”
I have two wonderful, beautiful daughters, and I thank God every day for the blessing they are, and that He's bestowed upon me. Poor Lindsey Vonn.