Both indoor and open water swimming are popular sports that are accessible to almost all whatever their existing level of fitness or sporting experience. All swimmers require the correct kit and clothing whether they are an experienced professional or are new to the sport. The most essential piece of equipment is the swimsuit. Womens swimsuits are produced by a number of different brands including Shock Absorber, Speedo and Jantzen. Ladies swimsuits should be resistant to chlorine damage and made from high quality materials to reduce the likelihood of fraying. The correct swimsuit will streamline your profile reducing drag in the water.
Open water swimming is rapidly growing in popularity. There are now organised open water swims across the country allowing swimmers to enjoy their favourite sport in a natural context. Open water swimming requires different equipment to which one would typically wear in a swimming pool. Many people opt to wear a wetsuit for open water swims, this is often a requirement for organised open water events and competitions such as triathlons.
Top brands include womens blue seventy wetsuits which come in a range of styles depending on your preferences, price range and intended usage. High quality wetsuits will have features such as reinforced seams to allow minimal water seepage into the wetsuit. Other factors to consider include the buoyancy of the wetsuit and the level of flexibility afforded. Those completing in a triathlon may also want to consider features such as Quick exit leg panels. This will reduce transition times between stages.