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Speedo unveils new US Olympic swim team uniforms

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Speedo is the latest brand to unveil its Rio 2016 Summer Olympics uniforms. The official outfitter for the US Olympic swim team debuted the new swimsuits on Monday.


Natalie Coughlin in the Speedo US Rio 2016 Olympics swimsuit. - Speedo


 
The special edition Fastskin LZR Racer X and Fastskin LZR Racer 2 swimsuits feature a new patriotic print design with stars, red and blue stripes and gold lines. Both suits are designed to increase core support and compression to enhance the abilities of the swimmers. The Fastskin LZR Racer X launched in 2015 as the first suit to make swimmers feel their fastest.
 
Missy Franklin, Nathan Adrian, Natalie Coughlin, Ryan Lochte, Jessica Hardy and Tyler Clery of Team USA will don the new uniforms, and international swimmers Cameron McEvoy and Mack Horton from Australia, Mireia Belmonte from Spain, Sun Yang from China and Ryan Cochrane from Canada will wear their respective Speedo uniforms.

The swimsuit debut follows the unveiling of Ralph Lauren’s US Olympic and Paralympic Rio 2016 uniforms, Adidas and Stella McCartney Great Britain kits and Lacoste’s Rio Olympics uniforms for France.
 
Speedo designed special edition swimsuits for the US, Australia, China, Spain, Japan, Canada and Israel.

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