Wetsuit we love: Zone3 Aspire

September 8th, 2016 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Feature, News, Swim Gear, Wetsuits | No Comments »

  This summer, we’ve been testing out a wetsuit from a brand has been expanding in the Canadian market. The UK-based Zone3 was established in 2007 and offers triathlon-specific gear like wetsuits, trisuits and accessories. The […]


Conquer open water with Huub wetsuits

July 25th, 2016 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Feature, General Gear, News, Swim Gear, Wetsuits | No Comments »

Searching for the perfect wetsuit this year? Huub Wetsuits, originally a small start-up from the UK, is the latest brand to make waves in the wetsuit market. Top triathletes Caroline Steffen, the Brownlee brothers and […]


Conquer Open Water with the Blueseventy Thermal Helix Wetsuit

May 10th, 2016 by Claire Duncan | Posted in Feature, Gear, News, Swim Apparel, Swim Gear, Wetsuits | No Comments »

  Earlier this year, we got a sample of Blueseventy’s new wetsuit, the Thermal Helix. The company has used their 20 years of testing to adapt an already great model, the Helix, to colder conditions. For triathletes racing […]


Buyer’s Guide: Wetsuits

March 10th, 2016 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Feature, Gear, News, Wetsuits | No Comments »

It’s hard to be a Canadian triathlete and not own a wetsuit – the cool water conditions, especially for early season races, that we tend to experience on the Canadian race scene make a wetsuit […]


High Performing Wetsuits for 2015

March 9th, 2015 by Triathlon Magazine | Posted in Swim Gear, Wetsuits | No Comments »

From the 2015 Buyer’s Guide: Wetsuits 2XU A:1 $320 This entry-level suit offers a surprising amount of f lotation and f lexibility at a reasonable price. Made with scs coated, 100 per cent Yamamoto […]


Get Ready for Open Water Swims with a New Wetsuit

April 2nd, 2014 by Suzanne Zelazo | Posted in Gear, Swim Gear, Wetsuits | No Comments »

Winning Wetsuits Training and racing in Canada means you’ll need a wetsuit. With so many great options on the market, how do you choose? Less experienced swimmers will want thicker suits that provide maximum […]


Wetsuit Buyer’s Guide

March 20th, 2013 by triathlon | Posted in Wetsuits | No Comments »

2013 wetsuits buyer’s guide.


Two-Piece Tri-Suit Reviews

July 24th, 2012 by triathlon | Posted in Swim Gear, Wetsuits | No Comments »

Two-Piece Comfort


Buyer’s Guide: Wetsuits

March 15th, 2012 by triathlon | Posted in Wetsuits | No Comments »

The sky is the limit in 2012-everything from entry-level $200 suits to the $1,200 super-suit from TYR.


TYR Hurricane Freak of Nature Arrives

December 6th, 2011 by Kevin Mackinnon | Posted in News, Swim Gear, Wetsuits | No Comments »

Our editor, Kevin Mackinnon shares the experience of opening it up for the first time with you here. In Canada you can pick up a Freak of Nature at Tri It Multisport.