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How can you tell if your wetsuit fits properly?

Wondering how do you know a wetsuit fits properly, especially when buying in a shop with no water, when you should you upgrade? Here's Emma-Kate Lidbury with the answers
12 October 2017 at 09:29

What's the difference between pool goggles and open-water goggles?

There are a couple of differences between pool and open-water goggles, depending on which you choose. We explain the differences and they key things to look for when choosing yours
05 July 2017 at 09:00

Orca RS1 Openwater two-piece wetsuit review

Is this two-piece wetsuit set to make a major splash? Matt Baird puts it through its paces to find out if two-piece wetsuits are the future
03 July 2017 at 14:18

Open-water swim goggles: 9 of the best reviewed and rated

Make sure you have the best visibility on race day with a set of good open-water goggles. We test and rate 9 of the best
11 May 2017 at 09:18

Orca Predator wetsuit review

It’s the wetsuit of choice for Ironman champ Sebastian Kienle, but how did we get on with the updated version of Orca’s top-end wetsuit the Predator?
04 May 2017 at 12:14

Swimming goggles: how to choose the right pair

A good pair of goggles features a multitude of attributes designed for a more comfortable, faster swim. Tom Waller shows you what to look for in the perfect pair…
27 April 2017 at 13:35

Blueseventy Thermal Helix wetsuit long-term review

Over the last few chilly months 220 editor Helen Webster has been testing the Blueseventy Thermal Helix wetsuit, which she describes as a genuine game-changing product
25 April 2017 at 09:16

10 of the best pool goggles

A good pair of pool goggles are an essential part of a triathlete's kit. We review 10 of the pool goggles, priced from £10 to a whopping £55.
09 January 2017 at 10:30  (2)

Roka Maverick X wetsuit review

Jack Sexty scores this triathlon wetsuit from Roka an impressive 95%
04 November 2016 at 12:10  (2)

Blueseventy Thermal Helix wetsuit review

Blueseventy's purpose built thermal cold water swimming wetsuit got a score of 95% from ed Helen Webster when she put it through its paces
22 August 2016 at 12:04

Open-water goggles: how to choose the right lenses

Helen Webster explains the different tints and finishes of open-water goggles and which work best for different conditions
23 June 2016 at 14:57

Review: Aqua Sphere MP Focus Snorkel

This snorkel from Aqua Sphere is designed to allow you to breathe whilst keeping your head in a fixed position through the water. Did our reviewer get on swimmingly with it?
14 December 2015 at 15:49

Review: Finis Alignment Kickboard

This unconventional kickboard is designed to promote a streamlined position and improve body position as you kick. Did it float our boat?
05 November 2015 at 17:00

Swimovate Poolmate 2 review

The long-awaited shiny new update to the original Poolmate now comes with an open water mode, and is better than ever
06 October 2015 at 11:02

TYR Mirrored Swim Shades review

They look the business, but can they also provide the comfort and performance our tester expects?
01 September 2015 at 12:15

Underwater Audio Swimbuds iPod Bundle review

Great for long steady swims, though can be slightly fiddly to get going
20 August 2015 at 12:02

Orca Alpha wetsuit review

Sublime for strong swimmers, with top-notch flexibility and freedom of movement
03 August 2015 at 10:58

2XU V:3 Velocity wetsuit review

A top-end wettie with plenty of features packed in, but some may suffer from the tight neckline
02 July 2015 at 10:37

Lomo Webbed Finger Swimming Gloves review

Affordable and effective for increasing resistance in the water
29 June 2015 at 11:40

Vorgee Vortech swim goggles review

Good fit and excellent quality mean these are well worth a punt
10 June 2015 at 14:53