Lindsey Vonn’s lead in the overall World Cup standings is a massive 494 points heading into this weekend’s events in Sweden. So there’s no drama left, since she could even clinch the title before the following weekend’s World Cup Finals, right?
Think again. Vonn has her sights set on a season-ending score that no woman has ever reached: 2,000. And at 1,708 points with six races to go she has a good chance to make that record-setting level.
How will she accomplish that goal? She explains in her weekly diary in the Denver Post, in which she also talks about the U.S. Team’s excitement over Resi Stiegler’s hard-earned podium this past weekend. Read the diary.