The reason this is important is that there are a few pieces of gear that don't switch very well between the two. That being said, I'm a former college swimmer, so I have no self-conciousness about running around in public in a swim suit or tight clothing. Do I really strip down? Your First Triathlon Your first race is all about comfort and experimenting with what works for you. Even thinking of just wearing a racer back top. A newbie to tri sports that I ran alongside with for a number of miles during one race made a comment that she wished she had worn a bra under her one piece suit. Here are a few more thoughts about swim gear.
I have been running for a couple of years and start riding to help cross-train. A newbie to tri sports that I ran alongside with for a number of miles during one race made a comment that she wished she had worn a bra under her one piece suit. I am assuming the longer ones. Women's Storm Booster Back One. Triathlon tops are meant to be worn on the swim and need to be very snug so they don't take on water.
De Soto Sport - Men's & Women's Triathlon Apparel & Wetsuits
While racerbacks and one piece designs hold their place among reputable performance swimwear, designs of athletic swimsuits have evolved over the year to become as fashionable as they are functional. Time to Fleurish Shop new arrivals. Keep in mind, that while we do not care about what we look like while tri-ing, that you are racing in what is essentially a wet t-shirt contest — if you are wearing white, you might be giving a show. Make sure you like the fit because a clothing malfunction or discomfort on race day is a mess. Parasol Halter Bikini and Board Shirt.