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An essential guide to swimwear back styles

by charlydove on 31st July 2018

We have a number of swimsuit styles to choose from, whether you're heading to the pool, the beach or the lake. Here's an essential guide to finding the best back style for you so you're comfortable and can concentrate on what's important. Enjoying being in the water!

The Actionback has a shelf bra for light support and modesty, typically with wide straps for support. This Sphere Actionback for example provides unrestricted freedom of movement, a high neckline to reduce drag and UPF 50+ sun protection.

Sphere action back lifestyle

The Atomback is best for active swimmers as it provides freedom of movement with wider straps for added support and comfort. The Chaos Atomback is made from our 100% chlorine proof Aqualast™ fabric, has a front lining for increased modesty and flattering side panels which enhance the waist. The Sonicback is an athletic style with wide straps for extra support and coverage whereas the Speedback is good for comfort and support with easy access. The Jettison Speedback has a vibrant placement print which enhances the waist, a medium leg height and UPF 50+ sun protection. With exceptional colour and shape retention, this swimsuit is quick drying and machine washable.

Jettison Speedback

The Sprintback provides comfort and freedom of movement, suitable for active swimmers. The Chaos Piped Sprintback is front lined and has slim straps for close aqua-dynamic fit which draw away from the shoulder for superb flexibility.

Chaos Piped Sprintback

The Starback offers maximum cutaway and adjustable straps. This Saber Starback is in our Ecolast™ fabric which is made from plastic waste material recycled from the ocean. The Open Starback offers superb flexibility and it's fully front lined with a medium leg height.

Saber Starback - Ecolast

The Strikeback is best for active swimmers looking for support and comfort with the slim straps drawing away from the shoulder blades. The open strikeback allows for freedom of movement making it perfect for tumble turns. The T-Back provides a contemporary sports silhouette with a sleek back detail. Our Tranquil T-Back has a shelf bra for maximum comfort and is made from our brand new environmentally friendly and sustainable Ecolast™ fabric, created from recycled ocean plastic.

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The X-Back is an active swimsuit with adjustable straps and contour streaming. The cross back construction making the swimsuit easier to get into. Our Rona X Back has a high neckline and seam down the back to provide a close aqua-dynamic fit. It also has a shelf bra for light support and modesty plus adjustable straps and the open X back. The Zipped Back is a sporty style with extra support and coverage but with the fashionable back detail. The Spiro Zipped Back has a high neck and back for a more hydro-dynamic swim and an extended zip for ease when changing.

Spiro zipped back

 

The Classicback has a classic straight back style with adjustable straps for additional comfort. New from our Spring Summer 2019 collection is the Mystique Classic Back swimsuit. This cross front swimsuit features fixed foam cups so you can look great and know there wont be any slips while you swim!

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The Clipback has thick straps and a high neck bra style clip fastening offering all round security. Our Marengo Mesh Clipback Swimsuit has a high neckline and medium leg height with a built in shelf bra providing light support. The open back allows for enhanced freedom of movement in the water. The Crossback is a high style design with fixed foam cups for support and comfort and crossback straps for added support.

Bruny ruch front

The Deep Scoopback, like the Dreamcatcher in our new eco range, offers a sleek leisure style with low back and adjustable straps. The Halter Neck and Halter Tankini both have a high back providing excellent support and comfort. Our Soft Nature Halter Top is perfect for swimmers that love the sun, sea and sand. The Hi Front style on the other hand provides more coverage at the front with an exposed back and clip fastening. This Soft Nature Hi Front swimsuit is an absolute must-have for swimmers and beach goers alike. It has the high neckline and medium leg, providing style and coverage with a shelf bra for light support. The open back allows for enhanced freedom of movement in the water with the back clip making it a breeze to take on and off.

Soft Nature

The Multi Crossback is ideal for swimmers looking for extra security but not wanting to compromise on style. Our Dark Oriental Multi Crossback Tankini is designed for looking good and swimming comfortably. With multi crossback straps, it offers great support and shoulder flexibility in the water and fixed foam cups mean you can concentrate on your stroke.

Dark Oriental multi crossback tankini

The Powerback a classic design with great bust support and wide straps with the Scoopback best for support and tending to suit all body shapes (the V Shaped Scoopback provides the V shaped detail on the back). The Mystic Mandala Scoopback Swimsuit  has added body support for comfortable and clever control and a built in shelf bra with fixed foam cups, for extra lift and support that goes unnoticed.

Mystic Mandala scoopback

The Strapless suits have a classic style with a clip back providing security and fit. They come with detachable straps for varied looks and added support. Our mix and match styles include the Bandeau top with its neck tie and back offers flexibility of fit with detachable straps for varied looks.

The Bikini Top Tieback has fashionable frill style straps with adjustable tie bows at the back. The Clipback Bikini Top has thicker straps for optimum fit and a secure clip fastening. For a sporty supportive style, the Crop Top is ideal providing a unique stylish strap detailed back. The Push Up Top has an easy clip back fastening with slim adjustable straps. The Tankini Top has a classicback with adjustable staps with the Triangle Style Bikini Top having a tie at the neck. The clip back offers superior support and comfort. Have a look at the Breeze Muscle 2 piece, Mexicali and Monochrome in our Ecolast™ fabric which is made from waste recovered from the ocean.

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To see more, head over to our website to browse swimwear styles.