Best wetsuit changing mats for swim, surf and triathlon

A wetsuit changing mat’s a nifty piece of tri kit that you don’t realise you’re missing until you can’t live without it! You’ll discover how important your trusty mat becomes after swim sessions; a mat will allow you to create your own comfortable space for changing in and out of your wetsuit while protecting your … Read more

What Matters (And What Doesn’t) When Buying a Wetsuit – Triathlete

Fit Buoyancy Warmth Flexibility Way back in the day (yes, in the ancient times of the 1980s), triathletes had either no options for wetsuits, or they were stuck with a surf wetsuit that might keep them warm but was also nearly impossible to get off and incredibly inflexible. In the mid to late ’80s, the … Read more

Best cold water swimming socks | best wetsuit socks | best neoprene socks

If you’re planning to keep swimming throughout the winter months, you’ll probably want to invest in some cold water swimming socks. Here, we round up some of the options available to you. Should I get wetsuit swim socks or booties? First off, if you’re looking to actually swim then go for neoprene swim socks as … Read more

How Do I Put On a Triathlon Wetsuit? – Triathlete

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote”} }”> For access to all of our training, gear, and race coverage, plus exclusive training plans, FinisherPix photos, event discounts, and GPS apps, >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link “}}”>sign up for Outside+. Triathlon is hard. That’s a big part of why so many of us choose to tackle “The … Read more

Nicola Spirig on Sub8: Injury report, pacing team, ‘top secret’ wetsuit – Elite News

Nicola Spirig is still on course for that eagerly-awaited Sub7Sub8 bid in June, but the road to Germany is proving to be quite a rocky one for the Swiss superstar. The 2012 Olympic gold medallist broke her collarbone and two ribs as well as suffering a punctured lung in a bike crash in early February. … Read more