Particular Olympics Athletes Mannequin Webshop Merchandise

Six Special Olympics athletes pose in Special Olympics shirts and hats.

Again row (left to proper): Tim Gowen, Annu Singleton, and Perez Plater. Entrance row (left to proper): Alexea Wentz, Marti Clark and Michelle Andrade.

Friends Marti Clark leans on the shoulder of Michelle Andrade as they pose for the camera.

Michelle Andrade and Marti Clark have been pals earlier than collaborating within the photoshoot.

On October 27 2023, six athletes gathered at Particular Olympics headquarters able to strike a pose on behalf of the Special Olympics Webshop! Through the photoshoot, the athletes modeled chosen merchandise that’s now accessible via the web retailer. The goal was to carry an genuine appear and feel to the webshop by including photos of precise athletes to the product line-up.

A number of the athletes had earlier modeling expertise however most didn’t. Nevertheless, an excellent time was had by all. Particular Olympics Washington, DC athlete Marti Clark mentioned, “It was enjoyable and I really feel like a mannequin! I like all of the hoodies!”

Particular Olympics DC athlete Annu Singleton gave the thumbs as much as the clothes and the expertise. “I’ve two phrases concerning the photoshoot—“superb” and “phenomenal!” I obtained the prospect to be in one thing totally different and have the chance to indicate everybody that we (athletes) can do something after we put our minds to it. Don’t let anybody inform you you may’t do that or you may’t try this!”

The net retailer affords Particular Olympics-branded gadgets corresponding to jewellery, drinkware, sports activities gear, and clothes. Particular collections, corresponding to a collaboration with WWE and Particular Olympics for the collectively branded School of Strength product line. The Particular Olympics marquee Spread the Word: Inclusion marketing campaign gadgets are additionally accessible in addition to Inclusion Revolution Radio merchandise. Proceeds from all gross sales instantly profit the motion.

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