A decent swim wetsuit is an investment of hundreds of pounds, so one that you want to look after, in terms of its performance & longevity as well as cost. The following ‘How To’ guide will help you correctly fit, care for & maintain your swimming wetsuit so you can optimise it’s swimming performance.
Fitting Your Wetsuit
Even a correctly sized wetsuit should take a few minutes to put on & fit correctly, but taking this time will prevent damaging your wetsuit; abrasion rubs/cuts; swimming with restrictions in the shoulders/across your chest; leakage/flooding of your wetsuit and poor/slow transitions.
Take your time, working systematically through each step described below for the best fit and performance.