The Most Outrageous Olympic Uniforms Ever
Sports| | By Connor Shore
The 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro are just around the corner and the world’s greatest athletes are headed to Brazil (unless they’re afraid of Zika). But before any country can win a medal, the games must begin. Every two years, the Opening Ceremony starts the games, and the world bears witness to one of the most bizarre fashion shows on the planet.
Every Olympic team marches in the ceremony, draped in their nation’s official Olympic Uniforms. Throughout the years, these uniforms have ranged from boring to bold, bland to bright, and basic to brilliant.
Let’s take a look at the most outrageous uniforms in Olympic history.