15 Nip Slips, Costume Rips And Other Embarrassing Wardrobe Malfunctions At Sports Events

10:00 am 25 Feb, 2018

Wardrobe malfunctions are common in sports, and athletes are always mentally prepared for it. Because depending on the type of sports, athletes have to make sure that their outfit fits them right. And while it’s easy for Batman and Superman to get super tight clothes easily, athletes have to stick to the old fashioned way of getting it stitched. Since some of these stitching and alteration is done last minute, and therefore wardrobe malfunctions happen. Such wardrobe malfunction happened with these athletes and left them rather embarrassed.


1. Gabriella Papadakis

During a routine with Guillaume Cizeron, French ice dancer Gabriella Papadakis suffered a nip slip while she was performing in PyeongChang for Winter Olympics.


2. Yura Min

Again at PyeongChang, South Korean skater Yura Min got lucky as she avoided being topless.


3. Laura Lopez

At FINA World Swimming Championships in 2009, Laura’s costume slipped down causing her to flash a nipple.


4. Flavia Zoccari

Italian swimmer Flavia Zoccari’s costume opened from back at the Mediterranean Games in 2009 revealing her butt.


5. Henrik Harlaut

Sweden’s Henrik Harlaut’s trousers went down while he was participating in men’s freestyle skiing slopestyle finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.


6. Janet Jackson

In 2004, Janet Jackson suffered a nip slip during her Super Bowl performance with Justin Timberlake.


7. Olga Graf

Russian speed skater Olga Graf forgot that she isn’t wearing anything underneath and unzipped her jersey in excitement.


8. Ricky Berens

At 2009 FINA World Swimming Championships, American swimmer Ricky Berens tore the back of his swimsuit as he dived into the water.


9. Christopher Spring

The front zip of his suit burst opened, exposing his belly. Luckily, he was not performing at the time.


10. Venus Williams

Looks like she intentionally wore skin colored shorts to distract her opponent.


11. Stephanie Gilmore

The swimsuit of this professional surfer ran into two different directions. She desperately tried to stop it from slipping.


12. Jozef Urban

In 2017, marathon runner Jozef Urban suffered an unexpected wardrobe malfunction when his manhood flashed out of his shorts.


13. Blake Shinn

The wardrobe malfunction of this Australian jockey gives us an important lesson – always wear undergarments.


14. Nicklas Helenius

Jan Vertonghen accidentally pulled down the shorts of Nicklas Helenius during a game. Good thing he was wearing an underwear.


15. Ekaterina Rubleva

During European Figure Skating Championships 2009, Russian figure skater Ekaterina Rubleva suffered an embarrassing wardrobe malfunction when one of the straps of her outfit snapped.