2016 Triathlon Wetsuit Review

With so many options on the market, selecting the most appropriate wetsuit for an upcoming triathlon can be overwhelming. ACTIVE.com tested eight different models at varying price points and broke down each suit's specific strengths to help guide you to the right fit.

We completed a 2.4-mile ocean swim and a mock transition to familiarize ourselves with each suit's design, feel how the wetsuit executed in the water and to see how easy it was to take off after running up the beach. This is what we found:

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Los Angeles-based stroke mechanic Bryan Mineo created a unique biomechanics-based methodology to help swimmers move more efficiently through the water. Bryan's swim coaching business, The Swim Mechanic, works with a broad spectrum of athletes in the open water, as well as the pool in both Dallas and Los Angeles.
Los Angeles-based stroke mechanic Bryan Mineo created a unique biomechanics-based methodology to help swimmers move more efficiently through the water. Bryan's swim coaching business, The Swim Mechanic, works with a broad spectrum of athletes in the open water, as well as the pool in both Dallas and Los Angeles.

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