2014 Triathlete Buyer’s Guide: Swim Accessories

Photo: John David Becker

Speedo Color Block Silicone Cap

$14, Speedousa.com
The draw: No hair pulling

This soft silicone cap is latex-free and durable and is useful for open-water as well as pool swimming. It comes in three different color patterns and its slick material doesn’t yank out hair when the cap comes off.