2015 FINA Approved Swimwear List

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. FINA has begun updating its list of approved swimwear (see here). The new swimwear list goes into effect beginning January 1st 2015 and includes swimsuits, swim caps and goggles. [...]

Smart Shopping While Swimming

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Triathlons and marathon runs do it very well. Either before, but usually after large triathlons or marathon runs, there are large crowded expos of products, services and companies that [...]

Do You Wear Speedos?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. "Where are my Speedos?" "Are you going to wear Speedos or jammers?" "He is going to do an ice mile only with Speedos on." Speedos are the most well-known [...]

The Swimming Evolution – From Briefs To Jammers

The Swimming Evolution – From Briefs To Jammers Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Murray Rose, Mark Spitz, Matt Biondi were all great Olympic champions. Abdul Latif Abou-Heif, John Kinsella, Philip Rush are outstanding open [...]

Swim Briefs Have New Owner In USA

On October 31st Halloween, PVH Corporation agreed to acquire the Warnaco Group. PVH Corp is an American apparel company that owns brands such as Tommy Hilfiger, Van Heusen and Izod. Warnaco is a New York-based [...]