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13 Brazil Olympics 2016 Nail Designs Sported By Athletes

Brazil Olympics 2016 athletes compete in style in Rio De Janeiro! Who owns the best manicures this year? Find out here! Top athletes aren’t the only ones trending in the Brazil Olympics 2016. Female athlete’s fashion and nail art designs have also been taking over social media! You’re not the only one who wants to celebrate the Olympics in style. Female athletes made it a point to show their patriotism to the country they are representing, as well as their excitement for the Olympics through their manicures!

13 Brazil Olympics 2016 Nail Designs Sported By Athletes

Glammed up for Gold! Got a favorite Brazil Olympics 2016 athlete? Check out which one has the best manicure in Rio:


1. Serena Williams Nail Art

Tennis star Serena Williams (who’s a certified nail art technician) showcased her amazing nails, despite striking out at the doubles semi-finals. She’s still proud to show off her love for Team USA with her nail art!

You can try this look yourself through this awesome American flag nail art tutorial.


2. Missy Franklin And Cierra Runge Nail Art

Just two little fishes swimming their way down to the Olympics #wecanleavenow

A photo posted by Missy Franklin (@missyfranklin88) on

Swimming team members Missy Franklin and Cierra Runge also showed off their Olympic-ready nail art on Instagram! Looks like their patriotic spirit helped them nab gold medals for their events!

Get more nail art ideas to support TEAM USA here!


3. Kathleen Baker Nail Art

Fellow swimmer Kathleen Baker probably was more excited for her silver medal in the backstroke event than anything else. Her US flag nail art pretty much gave away her excitement for the biggest sporting event in the world.


4. Dana Vollmer Nail Art

The swim team is on a roll! Dana Vollmer also showed off her “good luck” white and gold glitter nails before clinching silver for the 100m freestyle and bronze for the 100m butterfly competitions.


5. Helen Maroulis Nail Art

God, gold, and country nails are #rioready #olympics #herewecome #forgodandcountry #nails #nailart #beautybarcolorado

A photo posted by Helen Maroulis (@helen_maroulis) on

American wrestler Helen Maroulis may look tough but she also loves being a girl! She recently showed off her feminine side with a USA flag and cross-themed nail art in preparation for the Summer Olympics 2016!


6. Amber Jo Hill Nail Art

On the other side of the pond, British shooter Amber Jo Hill showed her love and support for Team GB with Union Jack-themed nails!

If you’re fascinated with Great Britain, try this design yourself with help from Cute Polish’s tutorial!


7. Esther Barrugues Alvina Nail Art

Another shooting expert, Esther Barrugues Alvina from Andorra, also had her nation’s flag painted on her nails. To complete the look, she included the iconic Olympic rings on her other thumb!

Put the Olympic rings on your own thumbs, too! Just follow this really easy DIY tutorial from eabnailart and you’ll be ready to go!


8. Jeanette Ottesens Nail Art

I LOVE the girls in !!! And I LOVE my Olympic nails #itsallaboutthedetails

A photo posted by Jeanette Ottesen (@jeanetteottesens) on

Olympic veteran Jeanette Ottesens from Denmark also got into the Summer Olympics 2016 nail art trend. To support her home country, she got simple white nails with the famous rings and the Danish flag as accents. She also added the Brazilian flag to represent the sporting event’s venue!


9. Maria Benedicta Chigbolu Nail Art

#olympicnails #Italiateam #roadtorio

A photo posted by Mariabenedicta Chigbolu (@benechi) on

Italian sprinter Maria Benedicta Chigbolu also followed the white nail base color trend for her patriotic nails. She had her country’s flag painted on her four fingers and the Olympic rings on her thumb ahead of her event this weekend.


10. Silvia Di Pietro Nail Art

Crazy about them #olympicnails #olympiccap #roadtorio #italiateam

A photo posted by Silvia Di Pietro (@silviadipi) on

Italian swimmer Silvia Di Pietro wasn’t able to land in the top 3 in the 100m freestyle swimming competitions she joined. However, her nail art game is still very much on point and ready for the upcoming 50m freestyle event this weekend.


11. Monica Puig Nail Art

Will tennis player Monica Puig be the first Puerto Rican athlete to win a gold medal? She still has some more matches to finish before this can be determined. But if her nail art is any indication, she seems to be both excited and ready for the battle ahead.


12. Lani Belcher Nail Art

Olympic Nails Done! #teamgb #olympicnails #bringonthegreat

A photo posted by Lani Belcher (@lani_amber) on

British sprint kayaker Lani Belcher put a twist on her nail art. Instead of the usual colors of the Union Jack, she painted her nails orange. She did put the flag and the Olympic rings on her ring fingers, to show her excitement for her upcoming competition.


13. Caroline Buchanan Nail Art

In the spirit of the @olympics officially opening today!! Aussie #OlympicGames nails #Roadtorio #Rio2016 #Olympicnails #Oneteam

A photo posted by Caroline Buchanan AUS Olympian (@cbuchanan68) on

Another Brazil Olympics 2016 nail art stand out is Aussie BMX star Caroline Buchanan. Instead of going the traditional route of using white as the base, she used a neon green and yellow polish on almond-shaped nails!

She’s already making Australia proud with her nail art game. Hopefully, she’ll bring home some gold, too!


Show your support for your country’s team at the Brazil Olympics 2016 with this awesome nail art tutorial from hotpinkzebrapolish!

Keep visiting Nail Designs for more nail ideas! Got some designs you made yourself? Share it on my Facebook page! Look for new designs from my Instagram as well!

Which Brazil Olympics 2016 athlete nail art did you love the most? Sound off in the comments section below!

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