Under Armour Talks Lindsey Vonn

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January 07, 2014 AT 12:37 PM
In a surprise announcement, Under Armour-sponsored athlete Lindsey Vonn withdrew from the Winter Olympics on Tuesday. The downhill skier and 2010 gold medalist has been a brand partner for years and recently helped launch the label’s winter marketing campaign. She announced her decision Tuesday, citing knee injuries as the cause. "Lindsey Vonn is one of the most iconic athletes of this generation, and we are honored that she is such an integral part of the Under Armour family." the company said in a statement on Tuesday. "We wish Lindsey a speedy recovery to full health and look forward to seeing her back out on the hill for the continuation of her remarkable career."