2021 Topps US Olympics & Paralympics Team Hopefuls Trading CardsBrand: Topps Olympics
Get your Team USA spirit going for the Tokyo 2020 summer games (now 2021) with the 2021 Topps US Olympics & Paralympics Team Hopefuls trading cards. Hobby boxes deliver two relics and one autograph.
With the games happening every two years, collectors can celebrate the Olympics with Topps cards. The most recent sets include the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang and the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio.
UPDATE: As the 2020 Olympic games were postponed until 2021, the 2020 US Olympics & Paralympics Team Hopefuls card set became 2021 US Olympics & Paralympics Team Hopefuls.
2021 Topps US Olympics Team Base / Inserts
The Olympic Hopeful base set highlights 100 notable athletes aspiring to represent the red, white and blue on the Olympic and Paralympic teams.
Parallels are common in 2021 Topps US Olympics, with at least one per pack.
2021 Topps US Olympics Base Parallels Breakdown
- Bronze - 1 per pack
- Silver - 1:4 packs
- U.S. Flag - #/99
- Gold - #/25
- FoilFractor - 1/1
The inserts also fall one per pack. For Pride and Country celebrates the hometown for the athlete and New to the Games! covers debuting Olympic events.
In addition, Olympic Heroes reimagines the Olympic subjects as comic book superheroes.
These inserts each have U.S. Flag (#/99), Gold (#/25) and FoilFractor (1/1) parallels.
2021 Topps US Olympics Team Autographs / Relics
Every Hobby box contains three hits and at least one of these should be signed. The 2021 Topps US Olympics checklist offers a Base Autograph set with Silver (#/50), U.S. Flag (#/25), Gold (#/20) and FoilFractor (1/1) parallels.
Some of the biggest names to be found come in the Olympic Champions Autographs line that highlights past winners. These cards are numbered to 99 or less with low-numbered U.S. Flag (#/25), Gold (#/20) and FoilFractor (1/1) versions.
The other two hits per Hobby box fall under the relic designation. The Team USA Memorabilia Pieces cards showcase athlete-worn swatches and add Silver (#/99), Gold (#/25) and FoilFractor (1/1) parallels, plus the Event Icon (#/50) edition that switches in commemorative memorabilia to note the subject's sport.
Other manufactured hits include USOC Insignia Commemorative Relics (#/99) with "specially-commissioned USOC insignias" and Achievement Medallions (#/99), which uses commemorative medallions to honor the previous medalists.
Estimated Release Date: June 23, 2021
Product Configuration: 8 cards per pack, 24 packs per box, 12 boxes per case
2021 Topps US Olympics Team Hopefuls Hobby Box Break
- 1 Autograph
- 2 Relic Cards
These are mock-up images and not final cards. Designs and contents are subject to change.