‘Walking together’: latest Australian Olympic uniform honours Indigenous athletes

‘Walking together’: latest Australian Olympic uniform honours Indigenous athletes

The Guardian

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  • Walking Together range pays respect to 52 past competitors
  • New green and gold kits features latest cooling technology

Australia’s Olympic fashion past may be as chequered as the shirts of its 2018 Winter Games collection, but the latest offering has eschewed any bold sartorial statements in favour of a hi-tech but functional competition range that pays respect to the country’s past Indigenous athletes.

The Australian Olympic Committee on Wednesday unveiled the uniforms its athletes will wear in Tokyo later this year, consisting of a number of styles in traditional green and gold colours.

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