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New Triathlon Gear: TYR Torque Pro

TYR has just revealed the TYR Torque Pro, one of the few swim skins that will be allowed at this year's Ironman World Championship event. We caught up with TYR's Ryan Dolan at Interbike to learn more about the technology behind the new suit.

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Tested: Tyr Sayonara Swimskin

Written by: Jay Prasuhn In an industry full of similar-looking products, Tyr brings to the market a new swim skin complete with new technology and—not surprisingly—speed.

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The Evolution Of The Triathlon Wetsuit

Written by: Sara McLarty The evolution of triathlon can be summed up in one word: wetsuits. A slide show of triathlon competitors in wetsuits from races in the 1980s, ’90s and ’00s would provide a great visual representation of where this sport came from and where it is going. Evolution is sometimes hard to prove […]

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Gear Review: BlueSeventy Goggles

No longer a wetsuit-only manufacturer, BlueSeventy has set out to be a complete swimming brand with the introduction of some new goggles. First up we have the Nero Rzr, which is a pool-specific goggle aimed at the speed freaks. This goggle is lightweight and has a very snug, racy fit. The goggles have a double […]

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Swimming Gear: Products To Help You Get Through Your Next Pool Workout

Written by: Courtney Johnson Courtney Johnson looks at five products designed to get you excited about training for your least favorite sport. Aquavee Portable Swim System $89.90: This portable system means no more missed swim workouts on the road. No matter the shape, size or tile type, the high-pressure suction cups on the end of […]

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