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Huub Aerious 2
Photo by Oliver Baker

Huub Aerious 2
Photo by Oliver Baker

Huub Aerious 2

$400, Huubdesign.com

Best for: Lead legs

Most triathletes don’t have a swimming background and struggle with body position in the water. Huub aimed to address the specific needs of these triathletes with the Aerious 2, which places great emphasis on increasing lower leg buoyancy. The thickest panels of neoprene are in the legs, not the torso. What makes this a standout wetsuit is its highly flexible upper body. The neoprene feels light and supple upon first inspection. In the water, this suit promotes a natural rotation of the hips and truly makes swimming easier and more enjoyable. The Aerious 2 is an absolute gem, combining the lower body buoyancy non-swimmers need with the flexibility that experienced swimmers crave—all at a price that’s several hundred dollars less than other high-end offerings.

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