OLYMPIC legend Jessica Ennis-Hill says athletes should be able to wear what they want as she admitted she lived in fear of a wardrobe malfunction.
The suits – which were worn in their gymnastic qualifications on Sunday – cover the legs to the ankle.
That was after Norway’s women’s handball team were fined ‘1,300 for refusing to wear bikini bottoms.
The Scandinavians were charged with wearing ‘improper clothing’ as they instead wore shorts during the European Beach Handball Championships in Bulgaria.
Norway’s handball federation stood by its athletes, saying: ‘We are very proud of these girls who raised their voices and announced that enough is enough!