Lindsey Vonn won her fourth overall women's World Cup skiing title in five years, putting her second on the all-time list – behind Annemarie Moser-Proll’s six. In a dominant year, Vonn also won Downhill, Super G and Combined titles. It was the fifth straight year she has won the Downhill, the fourth year she has won Super G and the third year she has won Combined.
At the end of the 2011/12 season, she had 53 World Cup wins and was closing in on Moser-Proll with 62 and Vreni Schneider with 55. Vonn was winner of the 2011 Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year Award.