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Four Exciting Spring Triathlon Camps for 2018 Season

Did you know that a spring camp can really help you kick-start your triathlon season? Check out this list of some of the best triathlete training camps! Winter’s nearly over and you should be revving up your training for 2018 triathlon season.  Hopefully, your winter was all prepared to launch into the next season. Before […]

How Long It Takes to Finish Ironman Triathlon

Ironman World Record

(Image credit: http://www.triathlete.com/2017/05/news/tim-don-breaks-ironman-world-record-brazil_302147) 2016-17 has been exciting for the Ironman racing organization. In a short span of about six months, two men—Lionel Sanders and Tim Don—broke Ironman records clocking in below the 8 hour mark. Lionel Sanders, a Candian triathlete, broke the previous Ironman record set by Marino Vanhoenacker in Austria in 2011. Then Sanders’ […]

Zoot Triathlon Wetsuits: The New Generation (Updated 2019)

When talking about Zoot wetsuits today, one isn’t likely to be talking about the suits with pegged trousers and long coats (with padded shoulders!) from the 1940s anymore. Zoot suits are now almost synonymous with Triathlon gear. And why not? They deserve it! An interesting chapter in history With every great brand comes to a […]

5 Best Articles for Beginner Triathlete

On September 25, 1974, 46 contenders participated in the first-ever triathlon in history, held at Mission Bay, San Diego. None of those original forty six would have believed that in 40 years, nearly 4.08 million Americans would participate in triathlons in just one year! A growing number of people of different age groups choose triathlons […]

Open Water Swimming Tips for Beginners

open water swimming

Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Weiswampach_triathlon_2007_men_swimming_start.jpg Summer’s finally here. It’s a great time for barbeques and chilling on the beach and if you’re training for a triathlon, it’s open water season! Swimming in open waters can be daunting, even for seasoned triathletes and more so for beginners. It’s only natural. After all, a lake is so much bigger than […]

10 Questions about Just Wetsuits Rental – Answered

Triathletes Swimming

If you think triathlons are an expensive affair because you have to buy a high-end wetsuit, think again. Did you know that you could rent professional triathlete wetsuits? Why Rent a Wetsuit? Many customers don’t want to buy a new wetsuit just yet. New triathletes often feel unsure about success at this new sport and […]

5 US Triathlon Races You Must Try in Summer 2017

Cycling Race

Summer! It’s all about sun, sand and letting loose on holiday with family and friends. Or if you’re a bit like us at JustWetsuits it’s all about having fun along with a few absolutely serious Triathlon races. We’ve put together a few of our favorites across the United States ranging from races for novices that […]

How Swimming Goggles Have Changed: A History

Humans have been swimming for as long as mankind can remember. Whether it was diving for pearls, catching fish using spears, or to just swim for your life, people have resourcefully used some form of swimming gear to make their tasks easier. Today, it’s hard to picture a swim meet without the competitors wearing swim […]

Comfort, Performance and Style 3 Undeniable Highlights of Tech Swimsuits

History of Tech suits

Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/colindunn/4612919501 Choosing gear for your next race can be mind boggling. There are so many choices in materials, patterns, cuts and lengths. And let’s face it; you want to look your best too! The right swimsuit can be a major performance booster, both physically and psychologically. We’ve untangled the intricacies behind choosing the right […]

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