Monthly Archives: February 2015
Zoggs Pull Buoy Training TipsPosted: 24/02/2015Categories: Swimming TipsTags: swimming tips, pull buoyRead more >
A pull buoy is designed to help you focus on building your upper body strength and stroke technique. The Zoggs team has put together a guide to how they work, and how you can make them work for you….
Better balance, better stroke
With a pull buoy positioned between your thighs, your body will stay high in the water creating a more efficient, streamlined body position. Unless you’re a very strong swimmer, the pull buoy will probably do a better job of thi
How to put on a wetsuitPosted: 18/02/2015Categories: Open Water Swimming, Triathlon Swimming, Swimming TipsTags: wetsuits, triathlon, open waterRead more >
Wetsuits are supposed to fit snugly: it’s exactly how they keep you warm. The unique Flex Technology of our Zoggs wetsuits are designed for maximum comfort, and make movement effortless and natural. But let’s face it; putting a wetsuit on in the first place isn't always easy – or elegant!
1. Line it up
Make sure your wetsuit is facing the right way round, so that the zip goes at the back.
2. The plastic bag trick
Put your foot inside a plastic shopping bag before you step in to your wetsuit. The bag w
First time swimming with your baby: what to expectPosted: 11/02/2015Categories: Babies & Children, Swimming TipsTags: baby swimmingRead more >
Going swimming with your baby for the first time is a new experience for you both to savour. Excitement can give way to apprehension, but if you know what to expect then you can get the most out of swimming with your child from the word go. Here are some top tips from a qualified swimming teacher.
Feeling comfortable and confident
To begin with, it should all be about making your baby feel comfortable in the environment – and that’s not likely to be the case on the very first visit. It is important not to approach baby swimming with a rulebook, or even have too much of an idea of
Introducing the Zoggs "Swim Sure" Swim NappyPosted: 05/02/2015Categories: Babies & Children, News, Product News & InfoTags: swim nappy, baby swimmingRead more >
The Zoggs "Swim Sure" Swim Nappy is a new bright and colourful baby swimming nappy cover made of soft and flexible neoprene incorporating both a snug and comfortable waist and leg hems to prevent anything unwanted leaking out and into the pool.
The Swim Sure Nappy is designed to work in conjunction with a disposable nappy
Triathlon Training Tips: Preparing for a triathlonPosted: 02/02/2015Categories: Triathlon Swimming, Swimming TipsTags: triathlon, training tipsRead more >
We are officially half way through the Triathlon season! You may have experence in triathlons or you may be trying your first triathlon this year. Whichever one it is ,it's important to be ready with a plan and commit to your training ahead.
Below are Adam Walkers top tips for preparing for a Triathlon
1. Plan plan plan