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 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)
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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