The Hokies of Virginia Tech released the news that they will be wearing camouflage helmets on September 22nd for Military Appreciation Night. Many times we have seen newly design derivatives of military camouflage patterns utilized by sports teams. While not mentioned in name, this certainly appears to be the MultiCam camouflage pattern utilized by the U.S. Army and Air Force in Afghanistan.
|Virginia Tech Football Helmet in MultiCam Camouflage|
Photo by Roanoke Times Andy Bitter
It is noted that the military inspired helmets are being worn to raise funding for the Wounded Warrior Project in conjunction with camo hat sells during the game. We can't imagine a better camouflage selection given the widespread use by our troops in Operation Enduring Freedom.
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