FN – Two years ago, sitting alongside Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn and future World Cup champion Kelley O’Hara, a 5-foot-2-inch ballerina with calves that look like they were carved out of granite debuted her first commercial for Under Armour’s relaunched women’s line.
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