The Tokyo 2020 Olympics, which had their closing ceremony on Sunday, August 8, displayed stunning athletic prowess as well as memorable style statements. The Olympians showcased their gaming power with ready-made hairstyles, making these Olympics the most stylish ever. From Neeraj Chopra’s short hair to Naomi Osaka’s fiery red and white braids, the sports field was streaked in different colors. Looked.
Tokyo 2020 Olympics: the original hairstyles of athletes
The luscious locks of 23 year old Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra were a highlight during his performances in various competitions. The champion has been seen with varying lengths of hair over the past few years. At the Tokyo Olympics, Chopra clearly cut his hair for his historic Olympic moment. Remind us all, if you have it, post it.
Still dealing with this feeling. To all of India and beyond, thank you very much for your support and blessings which have helped me reach this stage.
This moment will live with me forever pic.twitter.com/BawhZTk9Kk
– Neeraj Chopra (@ Neeraj_chopra1) August 8, 2021
The Indian silver medalist weightlifter has undeniably set a trend by flaunting her red XL scrunchie à la Varun Dhawan.
When it comes to braids today, 100m sprinter Amya Clarke from Saint Kitts and Nevis in the Caribbean is the first that comes to mind. Clarke wore fiery red colored braids up to her waist as she ran.
The Japanese tennis champion flaunted fiery red and white braids that were secured by a scrunchie. The color corresponded to the flag of his country of origin.
Dutch windsurfer Kiran Badloe, who seemed to have taken inspiration from an anime character, Aang from the American series titled Avatar: The Last Airbender, sported a short cut, crossed out with a blue arrow in the center of its head. Her hairstyle was definitely too hard to miss.
Kiran Badloe, representative of Holanda y los Nómadas Aire, has pasado de poses y accesorios a ser LITERALMENTE el único airbender de las olimpiadas. Eso explains el oro en vela: pic.twitter.com/VSazyOmpob
– ℙ𝕚𝕟𝕠ℙ𝕚𝕟𝕚𝕤𝕚𝕞𝕠 (@Pinopinisimo) August 6, 2021
The Jamaican sprinter, a two-time Olympic champion, was seen with her hair in a striking yellow to red ombre, inspired by the Japanese flag. In 2019, her hair was dyed in rainbow tones during the World Championship held in Doha.
Our flag really has a vibe that the other flags don’t have .. the color combination has gained a bit I think
It’s black .. he has dah sumn deh. pic.twitter.com/cf2cUf6yEg
– Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce stan account (@SunnyD_A) August 8, 2021
Megan Rapinoe, Ebrar Karakurt and Leticia Bufoni
American footballer Megan Rapinoe kept her hair short this time around. Her short hairstyle is dyed a pearly pink-purple hue, named Rapinkoe by her hairstylist. Turkish volleyball player Ebrar Karakurt has gone bold with fuchsia pink hair. Her hair was neatly cut to the sides and the athlete made sure to make a perfect peak resembling a mohawk in a bright fuchsia pink color. Brazilian skateboarder, Leticia Bufoni’s hair was also painted pink.
Borgohain, who provided bronze support for India in boxing, wore a short, spiked hairstyle. She pulled her hair back with pins and pleats to create a sleek, understated look.
Australian golfer Cameron Smith had the letters AUS buzzed down the sides, keeping his hairstyle apart while showing off his love for the country.
If you had told Cameron Smith earlier this week, when he was teaching intramural tennis at the University of Oregon, that he would finish below 14, he would probably take it – but approach an Olympic medal to hurt … pic.twitter.com/9CrhcmNiA4
– Dylan Dethier (@dylan_dethier) August 1, 2021
Manny Santiago, Tia-Adana Belle and Meryem Boz
Blue was yet another popular color at the mega event this year. Alongside Barbadian athlete Tia-Adana Belle and Turkish volleyball player Meryem Boz, Peruvian skateboarder Santiago also had a touch of blue.
The French judoka from France made a style statement with her tricolor braids. Her braids were painted in blonde, red, white and blue locks on one side for a subtle statement.
The American team’s three-time Olympian fencer had a blue painted undercut and striking red braids at the top, depicting the American flag with a white star on the back.
Mária Fazekas vibrated the circular Olympics symbol on the back of her head which was dyed black across her blonde hair. The Hungarian table tennis player surely caught all eyes with her looks.
Maria Fazekas of Hungary attends table tennis workout at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan
Credit: AP Photo / Petr David Josek pic.twitter.com/q2yHrTFObc
– Pixiedust (@PixiedustJtT) July 23, 2021
Japanese basketball player Stephanie Mawuli wears braided locks. She flaunted the colors of the Olympic rings with her two braids dedicated to each ring color on her bleached hair to go with the white of the Olympics.
– Meiji Bunka Institute (@meijibunka) August 8, 2021
Kasaya wore the colors of her national flag on her hair. The Kenyan volleyball player wore a braided updo streaked with green, white and red.
Dominik’ten ilk galibiyet!
Dominik Cumhuriyeti 3-0 Kenya (25-19, 25-18, 25-10)
🇩🇴Lisvel Eve – 13 direı
🇩🇴Prisilla Rivera – 12 direı
🇩🇴Bethania de la Cruz – 8 direı
– Voleybolun Sesi (@voleybolunsesi) July 31, 2021
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