The Mother of Lindsey Vonn, Lindy Lund, passes away after an ALS fight.

Olympic skier is extremely upset after hearing of her mother's passing on Thursday night (25.08.22)

Lindy Lund was diagnosed with motor neuron disease, a neurological disorder.

Lindsey Former World Cup alpine ski racer Caroline Vonn represents the United States Ski Team. She won four overall World Cup titles.

The gold medalist's agent sent a statement to People.com confirming the tragic news.

The 37-year-old skiing champion has requested donations be made to support ALS research in her mother's honour.

Lindsey Vonn shared photographs of her family as part of a touching Instagram tribute to her mother.

"My lovely mother Lindy has lost her fight with ALS," wrote Lindsey Vonn. She died quietly."