Alpine snowboarding legend Lindsey Vonn reacted to Roger Federer’s retirement announcement. Vonn was visibly upset concerning the Swiss Maestro’s resolution but additionally appeared on the vibrant facet. “Nooooo!! So unhappy to see you go.
However… now we will ski!!” Vonn wrote on Instagram. Again in 2014, former world no.1 tennis participant Roger Federer and 4-time World Cup Champion of Ski Racing Lindsey Vonn performed tennis in a glacier 3,450 meters above sea degree for the promotion for Lindt Chocolate.
See photos from their match right here: Roger Federer and Lindsey Vonn play Tennis in a glacier 3,450 meters above sea degree
Lindsey Vonn thinks Federer is the GOAT
Talking in a 2021 interview, Lindsey Vonn named Roger Federer as the best champion of all time in males’s tennis.
On the similar time, Lindsey revealed that she has nice respect for Roger Federer’s principal rival, Rafael Nadal. “I’ve respect for Rafael Nadal, what he did particularly on clay is unimaginable, however I used to be and am a Roger Federer fan.
For me he’ll at all times be the best of all time. He performs with a number of grace and could be very balanced. It is good to see how all of the followers love him and I believe you may hardly do higher than him. Information are essential however the very best is just not at all times the one with the very best numbers, we have to go additional.
To beat the boundaries that transcend the game and drag him alongside, Federer is extra than simply an athlete and never everyone seems to be like him.” In 2012, Vonn additionally identified Federer’s humbleness. “The way in which he retains combating again to dominate his sport personally evokes me.
I believe he is legitimately one of many best athletes of all time. Of all of the athletes I’ve ever met, Roger is the kindest and most real. He actually cares about individuals and what he is carried out together with his basis and his humanitarian efforts has been unimaginable.
He is hard-working and intensely humble, however the factor I respect most about him is he is the identical individual on daily basis whether or not he wins or loses. He cares about being a task mannequin and that children can look as much as him. I think about him a hero as a result of I wish to be like him. I wish to be function mannequin for youths, too”.