Are you looking to stay warm during your open water swim, or swim faster but don't know the first thing about wetsuits? Look no further! We have put together a quick guide that will help learn more about wetsuits and which one is right for you.
Advantages of a Wetsuit
One goal of a wetsuit is to increase warmth, buoyancy and full stroke motion.
Full vs. Sleeveless Wetsuit
Wearing a wetsuit is optional for most races. But you would be crazy not to take advantage of the warmth and speed! Once the water reaches a certain temperature, usually 75F, wearing a wetsuit becomes dangerous because you may become too warm and overheat.
There are two main types of wetsuits; full sleeved or sleeveless. Below are their advantages and disadvantages
Wetsuit Care Instructions
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