Tiger and Lindsey have officially called it quits. Lindsey and Tiger confirmed their split in separate statements on May 3.
This sports power couple is over. Tiger Woods, 39, and Lindsey Vonn, 30, have decided to go their separate ways after almost three years together. The Olympic skier and pro golfer broke the news on May 3. Despite the break up, Lindsey admits that Tiger will always “hold a special place in my heart.” In his statement, Tiger said that he would always have “respect and love” for Lindsey.
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Here is the statement Lindsey released on Facebook:
“After nearly three years together, Tiger and I have mutually decided to end our relationship. I will always cherish the memories that we’ve created together. Unfortunately, we both lead incredibly hectic lives that force us to spend a majority of our time apart. I will always admire and respect Tiger. He and his beautiful family will always hold a special place in my heart.”
Tiger issued a sweet statement on his website:
“Lindsey and I have mutually decided to stop dating. I have great admiration, respect and love for Lindsey and I’ll always cherish our time together. She has been amazing with Sam and Charlie and my entire family. Unfortunately, we lead very hectic lives and are both competing in demanding sports. It’s difficult to spend time together.”
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In April 2015, Lindsey was seen supporting Tiger from the sidelines as he competed in the 2015 Masters tournament. The former couple was always incredibly supportive of one another’s athletic endeavors. Tiger headed to Italy in Jan. 2015 to see Lindsey compete in a ski race. She credited Tiger for helping her recover from a skiing accident in Feb. 2013.
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