Snazzy synchronized swimsuits

A look at some of the colorful costumes of Olympic synchronized swimming, including a swimsuit adorned with the face of Michael Jackson. -- By Carla Thorpe, Yahoo! Sports

Natalia Ischenko and Svetlana Romashina of Russia compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Natalia Ischenko and Svetlana Romashina of Russia compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Natalia Ishchenko and Svetlana Romashina from Russia compete during the women's duet synchronized swimming technical routine at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
Synchronized swimming
Natalia Ishchenko and Svetlana Romashina from Russia compete during the women's duet synchronized swimming technical routine at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
Natalia Ischenko and Svetlana Romashina of Russia compete in the Synchronised Swimming - Duets - Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Natalia Ischenko and Svetlana Romashina of Russia compete in the Synchronised Swimming - Duets - Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Gagnon Boudreau and Elise Marcotte of Canada compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Gagnon Boudreau and Elise Marcotte of Canada compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Pamela Fischer and Anja Nyffeler of Switzerland compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Pamela Fischer and Anja Nyffeler of Switzerland compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 05: Evangelia Platanioti and Despoina Solomou of Greece compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 05: Evangelia Platanioti and Despoina Solomou of Greece compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Pamela Fischer and Anja Nyffeler of Switzerland compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Pamela Fischer and Anja Nyffeler of Switzerland compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Nadine Brandl and Livia Lang of Austria compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Nadine Brandl and Livia Lang of Austria compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Natalia Ischenko and Svetlana Romashina of Russia compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Natalia Ischenko and Svetlana Romashina of Russia compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Eszter Czekus and Szofi Kiss of Hungary compete in the Synchronised Swimming - Duets - Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Eszter Czekus and Szofi Kiss of Hungary compete in the Synchronised Swimming - Duets - Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Yukiko Inui and Chisa Kobayashi of Japan compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Yukiko Inui and Chisa Kobayashi of Japan compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Xuechen Huang and Ou Liu of China compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Xuechen Huang and Ou Liu of China compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Mi Hyang Jang and Hui Yon Jong of Korea compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Mi Hyang Jang and Hui Yon Jong of Korea compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Sara Labrousse and Chloe Willhelm of France compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Sara Labrousse and Chloe Willhelm of France compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Anastasia Gloushkov and Inna Yoffe of Israel compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Anastasia Gloushkov and Inna Yoffe of Israel compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Nayara Figueira and Lara Teixeira of Brazil compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Nayara Figueira and Lara Teixeira of Brazil compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Nadine Brandl and Livia Lang of Austria compete compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Synchronised Swimming
Nadine Brandl and Livia Lang of Austria compete compete in the Women's Duets Synchronised Swimming Technical Routine on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

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