Athletes spend years training and honing their skills leading up to the Olympics to prepare their bodies for the ultimate test of athleticism. Meanwhile, designers, tech specialists, and the like are grinding just as feverishly to create the most advanced shoes, uniforms, goggles, and more to enhance every one of their sports. And while, yes, one goal is to look cool (every athlete wants an edge and that intimidation factor), the primary objective of the latest innovations is to function as an extension of the athlete's body so there's nothing standing in their way when it comes time to perform. It's the ultimate in fashion meeting function.
We've rounded up a selection of performance and lifestyle pieces Olympic athletes will wear whether they're training and warming up, competing, receiving a medal, or simply hanging around the Olympic Village. Shop the looks so you, too, can look like Lochte, compete like Carmelo Anthony, and take to the track like Jeremy Taiwo. We've got gear for golf, running, swimming, sailing, and so much more.
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