Ralph Lauren unveils Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony uniforms

Jan. 20 (UPI) -- Ralph Lauren on Thursday unveiled the Team USA uniforms for the opening ceremonies at the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing next month.

The ensemble includes an anorak jacket, a lighter jacket, pants, gloves and boots, all in the signature red and white and blue colors

Athletes will be wearing the uniforms at the Winter Olympics' Opening Ceremony on Feb.

4 and during the Paralympics' Opening Ceremony on March 4, both at the Beijing National Stadium, also known as the Bird's Nest.

Ralph Lauren said the outer jacket utilizes the fashion company's Intelligent Insulation technology, 

 adapts to changes in air temperature by opening and closing channels of insulation.

All of the clothing is made using recycle plastic bottles in the United States.

Ralph Lauren has defined American style for over five decades, and we're thrilled that Team USA will once again wear this cutting-edge

see more stories click below