Improve Your Swimming Technique with Speedo Equipment

Improve performance with the right swim training gear.
The right swim training gear makes all the difference.

Whether you are just getting started with competitive swimming or you’ve been involved in the sport for a significant amount of time, it’s important to use the right swim gear to enhance your training. Speedo offers a vast array of team gear and junior gear designed to help you make the most of your training sessions. The right swim equipment will make all the difference in your performance so you can be sure you are always on your game.


One of the most important types of training team gear is the kickboard. While many people think these boards are designed for young swimmers who are just learning to swim, they can still be an effective tool for seasoned swimmers and those who are interested in getting involved on the competitive level. When using kickboards in your training sessions, you will be able to isolate the movement of your legs, allowing your upper body to float through the water without worrying about the motion of your arms. Focusing on just one element of your swimming technique will help you improve your performance.

Pull Buoys

Just like the kickboards, using a pull buoy takes your legs out of the equation as you are working on your swimming technique. When you use this swim equipment to enhance your performance, you will be able to focus solely on the motion of your arms as the pull buoy keeps your legs afloat behind you. This valuable asset allows you to improve one area of your technique before putting the entire picture together to become a more effective swimmer overall.

Swim gear is such an important component to learning how to swim more effectively so you can perform your best in every meet. Whether you need adult-sized team gear or junior gear is required, you can find a variety of swim equipment designed to help you isolate various movements to improve your overall performance. Kickboards and pull buoys are both effective tools that will enhance your performance and help you become a better swimmer overall.

If you’re looking for the best competitive training gear, contact us. We carry a vast selection of swim equipment to help you improve your technique and your performance.

New Year’s Resolution to Swim — The Top Five Swim Gear Items

These goggles are a necessary piece of swim gear for all new swimmers.

If you have made the decision to start swimming more in the coming year, you need to know just what type of gear you need. Whether you want to swim for the fitness benefits or you want to start swimming competitively, these five swim gear items will provide you with everything you need to be successful in your New Year’s resolution.

Aquasphere Kaiman Goggles

Every swimmer needs a good pair of goggles to aid in their swimming efforts. The Aquasphere Kaiman Goggles are designed with the fitness swimmer in mind, providing excellent visibility, even in low light, UVA and UVB protection, 180-degree visibility without distortion and scratch-resistant and fog-resistant coating. Available in nine color combinations, you are bound to find the right pair to fit your style.

Strokemaker Swim Paddles

Whether you are training or you simply want to build your level of fitness, the Strokemaker Swim Paddles are a must-have. These paddles are designed to be worn on the hands to provide additional resistance as you swim through the water. This added resistance helps you build muscle in your arms and shoulders, helping you swim better. The design can also help you identify improper technique so you can fix it.

Speedo Deluxe Mesh Equipment Bag

If you are going to be carrying around your swim equipment, you need the Speedo Deluxe Mesh Equipment Bag. This bag is designed to allow your swim gear to dry while you carry it home. The drawstring closure, comfortable backpack design and included ID pouch, you will have everything you have on hand every time. Choose from 10 available colors.

Arena Pull Kick

Another useful piece of swim gear every swimmer should have on hand is the Arena Pull Kick. This device serves as both a kickboard and a pull buoy, allowing you to make the most of one piece of equipment. Use it as a way to perfect your kick in the water or to strengthen your upper body. This board is small and lightweight, making it easy to transport with you.

Razor Short Training Fins

Many swimmers need swim gear that helps them improve their speed and endurance in the water, as well as strengthen their muscles. The Razor Short Training Fins provide just the right amount of resistance to help you improve in many areas of your swimming without putting excessive strain in your muscles, risking injury. These fins are available in seven sizes, each in a different color for easy matching.