The track suit was born in the 1960’s. It is
The track jacket was modernized in the 1980’s, when Adidas bought us their hip-hop inspired shell suit with Run DMC as the face of the new trend.
The suit is usually composed of a front zipped jacket with ribbed collar, cuffs, and waistband.
The model pictured above is wearing a track jacket by clothier, The Rebirth of Style, where the ribbed look of the collar, cuffs, and waistband has been replaced with a lycra shiny swimwear fabric to create a versatile look that can be dressed up or dressed down.