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Lindsey Vonn's Dad Critical Of Her Bronze Medal Performance

Lindsey Vonn picks up trash on a beach in the Bahamas.

Lindsey Vonn failed to win the gold medal in her best event, the downhill. The United States skiing star took home the bronze medal.

The 33-year-old skier was emotional after her performance. She teared up in a post-race interview on NBC.

Vonn's father, Alan Kildow, was disappointed. He was actually kind of critical.

“It’s great skiing, but it reminds me of something that Buddy Werner used to say,” Kildow told USA Today Sports, referring to a US skier from the 1950s (and also Talladega Nights). “He said there’s two places in the race, first and last, and I only want one of them.”

Vonn's father thought she could have been more aggressive on the course. He doesn't think she risked enough.

“Just little, little spots,” he added while talking to USA Today. “Just not quite risking enough. Not straightening the line out, just the ski was little … not quite carving in some places like it should have. But a great result. A great result.”

Vonn later took to Twitter and said she was really happy with her performance. She became the oldest female alpine Olympic medalist.

"Today I won a bronze medal that felt like gold. It was an amazing day that I will never forget. Thank you to everyone who supported me and helped me get to this point. Love you all," she wrote.

The 2018 Winter Olympics continue on NBC today. Vonn is set to compete again later in the combined event.