Official kit of Indian team for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games unveiled
Pic: PIB / Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports
With 50 days to go for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) launched the ceremonial and official sports attire for the Indian contingent that will participate in the Games of the XXXII Olympiad scheduled to be held from 23 July to 8 August 2021 in Tokyo. Minister for youth affairs and sports Kiren Rijiju unveiled the kit recently.
IOA president Narinder Dhruv Batra and secretary general Rajeev Mehta were present at the ceremony.
The official styling partner, Raymond, will deliver the ceremonial kits and the official sports apparel partner, Li-Ning, will supply the sports attire, including the travel and playing kits for the athletes.
Li-Ning designed the official sports kit inspired by India’s national colours and integrated unique graphics to emote the energy and pride of the Indian team, according to an official press release.
The designs of the official kits were curated by the Indian Olympic Association with a helping hand and support from designer Iditri Goel.
Edelweiss is the principal sponsor, the Inox Group is the entertainment partner and Nippon Paint is associate sponsor of IOA for the Tokyo Olympic Games.
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