Ralph Lauren unveils olympic uniform for Team USA
With just a matter of days until the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, taking place in Russia from February 7-23, Ralph Lauren has unveiled its designs for the Team USA Official Opening Ceremony Parade Uniform.
"It is a privilege to be a part of dressing Team USA during the Sochi Games," said David Lauren, Ralph Lauren's Executive Vice President of Advertising, Marketing and Corporate Communications. "It's a proud moment for us to watch these premier athletes as they walk out representing our nation on a global stage in front of billions of people worldwide," he further added.
With the help of some of the competing U.S. athletes, the new uniform was showcased on NBC's telvision show, Today, with designs exuding patriotic references using a colour palette of red, white and navy.
The uniform features a knit patchwork cardigan, enhanced with handmade details, a cream cotton turtleneck sweater, white fleece athletic pants, black leather boots teamed with red laces - rounded off with a graphic belt.
The Ralph Lauren 2014 Team USA collection for men, women and children will be available at Ralph Lauren.