Youngsters who hope to in the future opt for gold within the Olympic Video games are about to get one step nearer to attaining their goals — of their imaginations.
Mattel has introduced a brand new line of Barbie dolls, to be had national in March, that spotlight the Summer time Olympics sports activities of skateboarding, softball, game hiking, browsing and karate.
Every doll comes with the outfit and kit important to excel at their selected game. The skateboarder, as an example, has a crimson helmet and board and wrist and knee guards for protection, whilst the surfer totes a Tokyo 2020 board and wears a wetsuit.
The dolls additionally put on Olympic Video games Tokyo 2020 jackets and include gold plastic medals on a ribbon, permitting youngsters to carry medal ceremonies of their very own to rejoice their dolls’ accomplishments.
The gathering is available in time for the go back of softball to the Olympic Video games: The game used to be ultimate incorporated in 2008 in Beijing. The remainder sports activities celebrated within the assortment — karate, browsing, game hiking and skateboarding — will all make their debut within the 2020 Tokyo Video games.
Holding with the spirit of the 2020 Olympic Video games, Barbie will even spouse with Olympic athletes like skateboarder Lizzie Armanto and rock climber Kyra Condie in March on the Barbie You Can Be Anything else Competition, the place feminine position fashions will talk to attendees and behavior workshops on running to succeed in objectives.