Team USA uniforms through the years

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Team USA's Olympians get a new look every two years for the Games’ opening ceremonies. The outfits can be a hit or miss with the public, but one thing remains consistent -- the uniforms are always a patriotic shade of red, white and blue.

Team USA Opening Ceremony outfits.
Team USA Opening Ceremony outfits.
Team USA Opening Ceremony outfits.
United States Opening Ceremony uniforms for the London Games (AP Photo/Ralph Lauren)
U.S. Opening Ceremony uniforms
United States Opening Ceremony uniforms for the London Games (AP Photo/Ralph Lauren)
VANCOUVER, BC - FEBRUARY 12: Flag bearer Mark Grimmette of the United States leads his team through the stadium during the Opening Ceremony of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics at BC Place on February 12, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jim Young-Pool/Getty Images)
Olympics - Opening Ceremony
VANCOUVER, BC - FEBRUARY 12: Flag bearer Mark Grimmette of the United States leads his team through the stadium during the Opening Ceremony of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics at BC Place on February 12, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Jim Young-Pool/Getty Images)
BEIJING - AUGUST 08: Members of the United States delegation wave to the crowd during the Opening Ceremony for the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics at the National Stadium on August 8, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Olympics - Opening Ceremony
BEIJING - AUGUST 08: Members of the United States delegation wave to the crowd during the Opening Ceremony for the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics at the National Stadium on August 8, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
TURIN, ITALY - FEBRUARY 10: Athletes from United States Olympic team enter the Olympic Stadium during the Opening Ceremony of the Turin 2006 Winter Olympic Games on February 10, 2006 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)
Opening Ceremony For The Olympic Games
TURIN, ITALY - FEBRUARY 10: Athletes from United States Olympic team enter the Olympic Stadium during the Opening Ceremony of the Turin 2006 Winter Olympic Games on February 10, 2006 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)
ATHENS - AUGUST 13: Members of the delegation from the USA wave as they walk during the parade of nations, part of the opening ceremonies for the Athens 2004 Summer Olympic Games on August 13, 2004 at the Sports Complex Olympic Stadium in Athens, Greece. (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)
Athens 2004 Opening Ceremony
ATHENS - AUGUST 13: Members of the delegation from the USA wave as they walk during the parade of nations, part of the opening ceremonies for the Athens 2004 Summer Olympic Games on August 13, 2004 at the Sports Complex Olympic Stadium in Athens, Greece. (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)
400804 82: (NEWSWEEK, U.S. NEWS, MACLEANS & GERMANY OUT) Amy Peterson of the U.S. carries the national flag as her teammates walk behind her during the Opening Ceremony of the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympic Games at the Rice-Eccles Olympic Stadium February 8, 2002 in Salt Lake City, UT. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
2002 Winter Olympics
400804 82: (NEWSWEEK, U.S. NEWS, MACLEANS & GERMANY OUT) Amy Peterson of the U.S. carries the national flag as her teammates walk behind her during the Opening Ceremony of the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympic Games at the Rice-Eccles Olympic Stadium February 8, 2002 in Salt Lake City, UT. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Cliff Meidl carries the U.S. flag as he leads the U.S. Olympic Team into Olympic Stadium during the opening ceremony of the Olympics Friday, Sept. 15, 2000 in Sydney. (AP Photo/Beth A. Keiser)
MEIDL
Cliff Meidl carries the U.S. flag as he leads the U.S. Olympic Team into Olympic Stadium during the opening ceremony of the Olympics Friday, Sept. 15, 2000 in Sydney. (AP Photo/Beth A. Keiser)
19 Jul 1996: The team from the USA enter the Olympic Stadium during the Opening Ceremony of the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia. Mandatory Credit: Simon Bruty /Allsport
Olympics Opening Ceremony
19 Jul 1996: The team from the USA enter the Olympic Stadium during the Opening Ceremony of the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia. Mandatory Credit: Simon Bruty /Allsport
Karl Malone of the U.S. Dream Team snaps some photos as he arrives on the field during the opening ceremonies of the Summer Olympics Friday, July 19, 1996, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
MALONE
Karl Malone of the U.S. Dream Team snaps some photos as he arrives on the field during the opening ceremonies of the Summer Olympics Friday, July 19, 1996, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
12 FEB 1994: THE USA TEAM OLYMPIC STADIUM AT THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 1994 WINTER OLYMPICS IN LILLEHAMMER. Mandatory Credit: Nathan Bilow/ALLSPORT
OPENING CEREMONY
12 FEB 1994: THE USA TEAM OLYMPIC STADIUM AT THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 1994 WINTER OLYMPICS IN LILLEHAMMER. Mandatory Credit: Nathan Bilow/ALLSPORT
U.S. athletes wave flags as they enter the Lysgardsbakkene ski arena in Lillehammer, Feb. 27, 1994 during the closing ceremony of the XVII Olympic Winter Games. (AP Photo/Eric Draper)
U.S. athletes wave flags as they enter the Lysgardsbakkene ski arena in Lillehammer, Feb. 27, 1994 during the closing ceremony of the XVII Olympic Winter Games. (AP Photo/Eric Draper)
U.S. athletes wave flags as they enter the Lysgardsbakkene ski arena in Lillehammer, Feb. 27, 1994 during the closing ceremony of the XVII Olympic Winter Games. (AP Photo/Eric Draper)
25 Jul 1992: The USA Olympic Team marches on the track during the Opening Ceremony for the 1992 Summer Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in Barcelona, Spain. Mandatory Credit: Mike Hewitt/Allsport
1992 Olympics Opening Ceremony
25 Jul 1992: The USA Olympic Team marches on the track during the Opening Ceremony for the 1992 Summer Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in Barcelona, Spain. Mandatory Credit: Mike Hewitt/Allsport
16 SEP 1988: THE UNITED STATES TEAM MARCH THROUGH THE OLYMPIC STADIUM DURING THE OPENING CEREMONY FOR THE 1988 SUMMER OLYMPICS IN SEOUL SOUTH KOREA.
USA TEAM OPENING CEREMONY SEOUL
16 SEP 1988: THE UNITED STATES TEAM MARCH THROUGH THE OLYMPIC STADIUM DURING THE OPENING CEREMONY FOR THE 1988 SUMMER OLYMPICS IN SEOUL SOUTH KOREA.
1988: Butch Reynolds of the United States marches in the opening ceremonies prior to the Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. Mandatory Credit: Gray Mortimore /Allsport
Butch Reynolds
1988: Butch Reynolds of the United States marches in the opening ceremonies prior to the Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. Mandatory Credit: Gray Mortimore /Allsport
28 JUL 1984: THE UNITED STATES OLYMPIC TEAM MARCH THROUGH THE STADIUM DURING THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 1984 LOS ANGELES OLYMPICS.
USA OLYMPIC TEAM OPENING CEREMONY
28 JUL 1984: THE UNITED STATES OLYMPIC TEAM MARCH THROUGH THE STADIUM DURING THE OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 1984 LOS ANGELES OLYMPICS.
The team of the United State of America for the Winter Olympic Games march into the arena of the Makomanai Stadium at start of the colorful opening ceremonies, Thursday, Feb. 3, 1972, Sapporo, Japan. (AP Photo)
The team of the United State of America for the Winter Olympic Games march into the arena of the Makomanai Stadium at start of the colorful opening ceremonies, Thursday, Feb. 3, 1972, Sapporo, Japan. (AP Photo)
The team of the United State of America for the Winter Olympic Games march into the arena of the Makomanai Stadium at start of the colorful opening ceremonies, Thursday, Feb. 3, 1972, Sapporo, Japan. (AP Photo)
Pictured here is a view of the opening ceremonies of the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany, Aug. 26, 1972. (AP Photo)
Pictured here is a view of the opening ceremonies of the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany, Aug. 26, 1972. (AP Photo)
Pictured here is a view of the opening ceremonies of the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Germany, Aug. 26, 1972. (AP Photo)
Pictured here is the US team entering the Tokyo Stadium at the opening ceremonies of the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, Oct. 10, 1964. (AP Photo)
Pictured here is the US team entering the Tokyo Stadium at the opening ceremonies of the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, Oct. 10, 1964. (AP Photo)
Pictured here is the US team entering the Tokyo Stadium at the opening ceremonies of the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, Oct. 10, 1964. (AP Photo)
Teams enter arena for the Winter Olympic games opening ceremony in Squaw Valley, Calif., in January 1960. (AP Photo)
The United States team enter the stadium for the Opening Ceremony of the XVIII Winter Olympics begins at at the Minami Nagano Sports Park in Nagano, Japan, Saturday, Feb. 7, 1998. (AP Photo/Ed Reinke)
Teams enter arena for the Winter Olympic games opening ceremony in Squaw Valley, Calif., in January 1960. (AP Photo)
Jim Bickford, 43-year-old bobsledder from Saranac Lake, N.Y., carries U.S. flag as he leads teammates past stands at stadium at Cortina D?Ampezzo during opening ceremonies for 1956 Winter Olympic Games, Jan. 26, 1956, Cortina D?Ampezzo, Italy. Bickford, a forest ranger, is participating in his fourth Olympics. (AP Photo)
Jim Bickford
Jim Bickford, 43-year-old bobsledder from Saranac Lake, N.Y., carries U.S. flag as he leads teammates past stands at stadium at Cortina D?Ampezzo during opening ceremonies for 1956 Winter Olympic Games, Jan. 26, 1956, Cortina D?Ampezzo, Italy. Bickford, a forest ranger, is participating in his fourth Olympics. (AP Photo)
Jim Bickford, Saranac Lake, N.Y., bobsledder, carries flag as he leads the U.S. Winter Olympic athletes in parade, Feb. 15, 1952 during opening ceremonies for the 1952 games at Oslo, Norway. (AP Photo)
Jim Bickford, Saranac Lake, N.Y., bobsledder, carries flag as he leads the U.S. Winter Olympic athletes in parade, Feb. 15, 1952 during opening ceremonies for the 1952 games at Oslo, Norway. (AP Photo)
Jim Bickford, Saranac Lake, N.Y., bobsledder, carries flag as he leads the U.S. Winter Olympic athletes in parade, Feb. 15, 1952 during opening ceremonies for the 1952 games at Oslo, Norway. (AP Photo)
FILE - This is a July 29, 1948 file photo of Ralph Craig, center, of Albany, N.Y., who won the 100- and 200-meter dashes in the 1912 Olympic games in Stockholm, and is a member of the U.S. Olympic Yachting team in the 1948 games, carrying the American flag in the parade of the nations at the opening of the Olympic games in London's Wembley Stadium. Athletes bought their own uniforms, and some their own food. They stayed in private homes, schools and military barracks. If eggs appeared on the training menu, it was a cause for celebration. When London hosted the Olympics in 1948, organizers did it on the cheap, and they made no apologies about it. (AP Photo/File)
FILE - This is a July 29, 1948 file photo of Ralph Craig, center, of Albany, N.Y., who won the 100- and 200-meter dashes in the 1912 Olympic games in Stockholm, and is a member of the U.S. Olympic Yachting team in the 1948 games, carrying the American flag in the parade of the nations at the opening of the Olympic games in London's Wembley Stadium. Athletes bought their own uniforms, and some their own food. They stayed in private homes, schools and military barracks. If eggs appeared on the training menu, it was a cause for celebration. When London hosted the Olympics in 1948, organizers did it on the cheap, and they made no apologies about it. (AP Photo/File)
FILE - This is a July 29, 1948 file photo of Ralph Craig, center, of Albany, N.Y., who won the 100- and 200-meter dashes in the 1912 Olympic games in Stockholm, and is a member of the U.S. Olympic Yachting team in the 1948 games, carrying the American flag in the parade of the nations at the opening of the Olympic games in London's Wembley Stadium. Athletes bought their own uniforms, and some their own food. They stayed in private homes, schools and military barracks. If eggs appeared on the training menu, it was a cause for celebration. When London hosted the Olympics in 1948, organizers did it on the cheap, and they made no apologies about it. (AP Photo/File)
The 400 meter relay swimmimg event was won by the USA, August 14, 1932, in Los Angeles, Calif.. Left to right are; Josephine McKim, Helen Johns, Eleanor Garrati Saville, and Helene Madison. The time was four minutes and 38 seconds. (AP Photo)
The 400 meter relay swimmimg event was won by the USA, August 14, 1932, in Los Angeles, Calif.. Left to right are; Josephine McKim, Helen Johns, Eleanor Garrati Saville, and Helene Madison. The time was four minutes and 38 seconds. (AP Photo)
The 400 meter relay swimmimg event was won by the USA, August 14, 1932, in Los Angeles, Calif.. Left to right are; Josephine McKim, Helen Johns, Eleanor Garrati Saville, and Helene Madison. The time was four minutes and 38 seconds. (AP Photo)

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