The color has been associated with a movement to show solidarity with survivors of sexual abuse by USA gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar, who's now in prison.
The gold medalist, who was among those abused by team doctor Larry Nassar, slammed suggestions that leotards are responsible for systemic abuse within gymnastics.
As if Olympic champion Simone Biles and her boyfriend, Stacey Ervin, weren't cute enough, they just outdid themselves with an adorable Labor Day Instagram photo.
Nastia Liukin won the Olympic all-around gymnastics competition back in 2008, taking home the gold medal and leading the U.S. team to silver in the most high-profile sport of the Beijing summer Games. Liukin, hair pulled back into a jaunty ponytail and wearing a bright fuchsia leotard, was the darling of the Games.
Yeah, those photos of Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman in Sports Illustrated pretty much slayed. She and all-around champ Simone Biles swapped their bedazzled leotards for bikinis to appear in the magazine’s Swimsuit issue. Raisman was a vision of poise and physical strength in her black two-piece.
As the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio rev up, people around the world are finding something to talk about. But it has nothing to do with the all-star talent on their TVs.
The Ancient Greeks were said to have done their cartwheels and flips in the nude, but by the time the Olympics rolled around, they put on some clothes. Gymnastics uniforms, however, have always been the most body conscious around.