Official Team GB Rio 2016 Olympic Kit Revealed
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Official Team GB Rio 2016 Olympic Kit Revealed

27 April 2016 / 10:29
With the final countdown upon us, adidas and Stella McCartney have today unveiled the brand new Team GB kit for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
 
The cutting-edge designs mix tradition with 21st Century attitude and incorporates a new official and unique British Coat of Arms – commissioned by adidas and created by The College of Arms.
 
Check out the new kit below!
1 (Jess Ennis)
2 (Jess Ennis)
 
The unique coat of arms will be used across Team GB and ParalympicsGB during Rio 2016 and was specifically designed as a unifying symbol across the two teams and the multiple sports that will feature at the Games this summer.

3 (Max Whitlock)
4 (Max Whitlock)
The principal element of the shield is a unified group of the floral emblems of the four Home Nations and the motto ‘Iuncti In Uno’ means ‘Conjoined in One’.
 
5 (Coat of arms)
 
5 (Lizzie Armitstead)

6 (EMILY SCARRATT)

The kits are designed to optimise performance and are, on average, 10% lighter than in 2012 – helping athletes go further and faster.

7 (Coat of Arms)
 
7 (EMILY SCARRATT)

As well as the coat of arms, the design features the colours of the Union Flag expressed through contemporary silhouettes and innovative textures.

8 (Jonny Brownlee)
9 (Nine)
9 (LAVIAI NIELSEN)
 

The two-year design process has included extensive consultation with some of Team GB’s most famous faces including, Jessica Ennis-Hill, Tom Daley and Laura Trott, alongside the British Olympic Association Athletes’ Commission.

10 (CHRIS WALKER-HEBBORN)

11 (Ali Brownlee)

Pre-order your Rio 2016 Team GB kit now via our online shop by clicking here and you can also show your support by signing up the Team Club!