“This Is Going to Be an Incredible Night.”- Lindsey Vonn Can’t Wait to Host the 2022 Laureus Awards Show in Seville

Published 04/07/2022, 9:00 AM EDT
VAL-D’LSERE, FRANCE – DECEMBER 20: (FRANCE OUT) Lindsey Vonn of the USA takes 1st place during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women’s Downhill on December 20, 2014 in Val-d’Isere, France. (Photo by Michel Cottin/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

US skiing legend Lindsey Vonn is a well-known sports figure across the world. Even after retiring from professional skiing in 2019, Lindsey has always been the center of attraction. Although this time, the four-time world champion has been given a chance to be a part of a prestigious show. It requires her to be in the picturesque Spanish city of Seville.

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The Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn recently underwent knee surgery, from which she is currently recovering. It feels like her remarkable achievements on the ice had some price attached to them, and she is paying them now. However, Lindsey is as resilient as always and is trying out natural ways for a quick recovery.

Lindsey Vonn to host Laureus Awards Show 2022

Lindsey is excited about hosting the 2022 Laureus Awards Show, which will take place in Seville, Spain, on April 24. She was a recipient of the Laureus Spirit of Sport Award herself in 2019 and going back as a host will be a great honor for the legend.

She said, “When I received the award, I remember saying I was sad to be leaving my sport but I was looking forward to the next chapter of my life and doing something incredible. That’s exactly how I feel now to be the host for the 2022 Laureus World Sports Awards in the beautiful city of Seville.”

Lindsey further added, “This is going to be an incredible night for myself and for all the winners of these very special awards,” said Lindsey Vonn as per an official release.

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22nd edition of the award show

The Laureus Awards Show debuted in the year 2000. It’s an event that celebrates and recognizes the incredible achievements of athletes in various sports. Furthermore, all the winners are decided based on the votes of 71 members of the Laureus World Sports Academy.

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Everyone is looking forward to an amazing evening, including Lindsey Vonn. Events like these are now a part of her lifestyle, and she blends in perfectly.

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Saurav Panwar is a US Sports writer at EssentiallySports. A postgraduate in Media and Communication Studies, he shares a profound love for creative direction and filmmaking. Saurav is also an avid reader and a literature devotee whose fandom spreads from classics to sci-fi, non-fiction, plays, comics, and much more.

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