Swimwear and Goggles for Kids Learning to Swim

6 05 2013
Youth Swimwear

The right swimwear and goggles is important to learning how to swim.

With summer fast approaching, many parents are signing their kids up for swim lessons so they can feel more confident in their child’s abilities in the water. However, it is important for parents to be aware of what their children will need for these lessons. Most parents simply buy any swimsuit for their child and that is it. Whether you want your child to become involved in competitive swimming or you just want him to know how to handle himself in the water, the proper swimwear and goggles are important to his success.

Girl’s Swimwear

If you have a girl, you need to look for a swimsuit that provides the coverage every girl should have without interfering with her ability to move in the water. Speedo makes a large line of girl’s swimsuits that make the perfect option for those swimming lessons, allowing you to choose the right style, design and colors that will make any girl happy to wear the suit.

Boy’s Swimwear

Likewise, you need to be able to provide the right swimwear for your boys. When it comes to boy’s swimwear, you will find more options than you will with girl’s swimwear, but this is due to the variations in boy’s styles, including the jammer and the brief. You will also find a variety of designs and colors from which to choose.

Goggles

An important element for your child’s swimming lessons is the goggles you choose. There are many options when it comes to goggles, including the cheap ones you can pick up at any local store. However, it is best to choose from the better models to ensure they do the job correctly and last for a longer period of time. Some of the best options for kids, especially beginners, include the Speedo Skoogles Swim Goggles and the TYR Swimple Googles.Both come in a variety of colors so you can match them to your child’s suit.

Starting swimming lessons can be an exciting experience for kids. However, it is important for parents to choose the right equipment for their child. This includes choosing appropriate swimwear that will last a long time and fits your child’s preferences, as well as goggles that will help him be able to see clearly in the water as he learns how to swim. The right equipment makes the process go more smoothly and can even be a great introduction to competitive swimming.





Best Performing Racing Goggles

28 01 2013
Best Racing Goggles

Having the right racing goggles can make or break your racing times.

As a swimmer, one of the most important aspects of your body that needs protection is your eyes. In order to properly protect them, you need to find the right racing goggles for your competitions and fitness workouts. Not only will they protect your eyes from the harmful effects of chlorine, such as itchiness or redness, they also help you perform better by providing clear vision while racing, eliminating the risk of becoming disoriented and slowing your times down.

Speedo Fastskin3 Super Elite Goggles

The Speedo Fastskin3 Super Elite Goggles are part of the first racing system developed by Speedo. They reduce the amount of drag you experience by 2.2 percent and a reduction in force of 63.4 percent compared to the Aquasocket goggle. Swimmers will experience the ultimate protection while diving, leaving the goggles in place and allowing for superior vision while racing. They offer incredible leak resistance thanks to the 3D seal around the goggles. The unique shape of the lens offers a larger range of vision to greatly improve your swimming.

Speedo Fastskin3 Elite Mirrored Goggles

One of the most important things to look for in your swim goggles is wide peripheral vision and hydrodynamic profile, which the Speedo Fastskin3 Elite Mirrored Goggles provide. They give swimmers a comfortable, leak-proof fit due to the 3D seal. The mirror lenses offer reduced glare and lower levels of brightness as well. These goggles are made to fit the face perfectly, eliminating the need for an uncomfortable level of tension high up on the head.

Speedo Speed Socket Polarized Goggles

Your eyes are just as important as your swimming strokes in competitive swimming. The Speedo
Socket Polarized Goggles
are ideal for the swimmers who experience diminished swimming abilities due to the glare from the water. The polarized lenses offer light reflection to reduce the strain on your eyes. With a hard frame, watertight seal and slim profile, these goggles are comfortable and effective for swimmers of all levels.

Arena Cobra Mirrored Goggles

Swimmers around the world turn to the performance of the Arena Cobra Mirrored Goggles. The hydrodynamic form of these racing goggles offers a low profile, while allowing maximum benefits. The mirrored coating offers reflective properties that are necessary for clear vision in the water. They also include four t nose bridges to find the perfect fit for your face to allow for ultimate comfort in the water.





Optical Goggles

8 07 2009

Everyone knows that swimming with blurred vision is no fun and can be hazardous.  Bouncing from lane rope to lane rope isn’t the way any of us want to spend our time in the water.  If you wear glasses or contacts now is the time to give optical goggles a try.  Both Speedo and TYR offer great optical goggle options that also feature UV protection and Anti-Fog coating.

TYR Corrective Optical Goggle

TYR Corrective Optical Goggle

The Speedo Vanquisher Optical goggles and Speedo Jr. Vanquisher Optical goggles come in corrective diopters from -1.5 to -8.0.  These are available in both smoke and clear colors for both indoor and outdoor use.  Speedo Vanquisher Optical goggles are a great choice if you like a close fitting goggle that fits right in your eye socket.

TYR Corrective Optical goggles feature optical grade corrective diopters from -2.0 to -8.0.  TYR’s option is better if you prefer a more wide angle goggle that fits more around the eye rather than right in the eye socket.  TYR Optical goggles are also available in both smoke and clear colors.





Michael Phelps Swim Goggles

20 05 2009
Speedo Speed Socket Goggle

Speedo Speed Socket Goggle

You too can be a champion swimmer, ok well at least you will look like one with these Speedo swim goggles. Worn by Michael Phelps while winning seven medals at the 2004 Olympic Games and another 8 gold medals in the 2008 Games, the Speedo Speed Socket is an excellent swim goggle for competition swimming. The low profile design offers great peripheral vision and the polycarbonate lenses are coated with anti-fog protection and block 95 percent of UV rays. These low profile lens gaskets have a hypoallergenic comfort-fit seal and the silicone head strap is double-length for a more secure fit. It comes with three nose pieces to ensure a comfortable swim and avoid water intake.

The Speedo Speed Socket swimming goggles are available in several different colors plus they are also available in the Speed Socket Mirrored lenses. The metallic goggle lenses are perfect for outdoor swimming, especially for the backstroke. All that is left to do is to swim like Michael Phelps.

Speedo’s line of Competition swim goggles are designed for the serious competitor. Made from the highest-quality materials available, their low-profile design will give any swimmer the competitive advantage.





Number 1 Selling Kids Goggle

10 05 2009

 

 

 

 

 

Speedo Junoir Hydro Spex Goggles

 

 

 

Specially designed frame and lenses to accommodate kids or adults with a narrower face, Speedo blends a high-tech design with outstanding performance in the Jr.Hydrospex Swim Goggle. An affordable, stylish choice for recreational swimmers, the Junior Hydrospex Goggle features a watertight fit, one-piece frame, flared lens gaskets with good coverage around the eyes, and a non-adjustable nose bridge. Speedo’s Hydrospex Goggles are an excellent multi purpose goggle. They feature a virtually unbreakable lens with Anti-Fog Max and UV Protection. Keep the chlorine water out of your eyes at the pool, or look for fish in the ocean. Wherever you swim, these goggles are just right! Fun and flashy for kids but also a sleek design for adults with a smaller face! The Speedo Hydrospex Jr. has a unique bulleted design around the eye sockets which give it a futuristic, high-tech look. It is hypo-allergenic and anti-fog as well as UV protected so its ideal for sensitive skin. These swim goggles are available in a wide array of colors for you to choose from.








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