09/18/2012 10:33 EDT | Updated 11/18/2012 05:12 EST

Skier Bode Miller tweets that he's engaged to pro volleyball player Morgan Beck

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Olympic champion skier Bode Miller has announced that he's engaged to professional volleyball player Morgan Beck.

The five-time Olympic Alpine skiing medallist tweeted their engagement Monday night.

A post to Miller's certified Twitter account with a picture of a ring said that "I have found the one!!! And convinced her to marry me. It was a process (at) MorganEBeck is hard to convince. I'm super excited!"

The 34-year-old New Hampshire native is known for a go-for-broke style on the slopes that has resulted in 33 World Cup wins, two overall World Cup titles and five Olympic medals, including a gold medal at the 2010 Vancouver Games.