Definitely the best aspect of the Olympics - - graphic design. Below are skeleton graphics for Team Britain by Robin Howie:
3D portraits of athletes. These will be on the top of the boards:
And this weather graphic will be on the bottom:
This rejected design features weatherman Michael Fish:
He became a subject of infamy in the wake of the Great Storm of 1987; a few hours before the storm broke, on 15 October 1987, he said during a forecast: "Earlier on today, apparently, a woman rang the BBC and said she heard there was a hurricane on the way... well, if you're watching, don't worry, there isn't!". That evening, the worst storm to hit South East England since 1703 caused record damages and killed 18 people.
*Previously: The Burton uniform for Team USA's snowboarders.
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