And some athletes who refuse to play the into feminine stereotypes, like basketball all-star Brittney Griner, are being featured in high-profile ads.
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An athletic nude figure
By Eliana Dockterman February 12,
But, more importantly, the debate over whether Wagner earned her spot based on her looks would not even have happened had she been a man.
Description: Summer Olympian and hurdler Lolo Jones—who is competing now in the Winter Olympics as a bobsledder—has also been accused of leveraging her looks for fame. Commercials like these suggest that things have gotten better for women athletes in the marketing world.