Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn
The next big sports couple?
One of the greatest male golfers of all time is now dating one of the greatest female downhill skiers of all time, as Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn announced this week that they are officially dating.
The money man
Woods is the No. 1 career money maker in PGA Tour history, amassing over $100 million with 76 career victories, including 14 major titles.
The multiple medalist
Vonn won a gold medal in the downhill competition at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver and grabbed gold at the 2009 World Championships in the downhill and super-g events.
Leaving the past behind
Woods is infamous for his infidelity while married to Elin Nordegren, who he has two children with.
Tiger Woods: "Something nice that's happened off the course was meeting Lindsey Vonn. Lindsey and I have been friends for some time, but over the last few months we have become very close and are now dating. We thank you for your support and for respecting our privacy. We want to continue our relationship, privately, as an ordinary couple and continue to compete as athletes."
Lindsey Vonn: "I guess it wasn't a well-kept secret but yes, I am dating Tiger Woods. Our relationship evolved from a friendship into something more over these past few months and it has made me very happy."