Being a great triathlete does not mean you have to deck yourself out in the most expensive gear to help you go faster. On the contrary, all you really require is talent for the sport, effective training, a few pieces of basic equipment, and of course, a good pair of goggles.
Swimming goggles are one of the most important pieces of equipment for a triathlete and should therefore be at the top of the shopping list of any individual looking to start competing in triathlon races. Good goggles provide you with the all-important benefit of protecting your eyes from the chlorine found in swimming pools, and the muck and infection found in the open-water. Aside from that, a good pair of goggles will improve your visibility under water and thus help you to clearly see everything that’s in front of you as well as beside you. And the better your vision, the easier it will be to maneuver through obstacles and keep your swimming in line. Proper maneuvering and swimming in line will help you improve your time, and this will give you a good start in your triathlon race.
The trick to finding a good pair of goggles entails looking for a model that comfortably fits your face, meets your personal preference, and has a good seal. Since triathlon goggles come in a variety of sizes, shapes, styles, and modes of assembly, finding the perfect match from the wide selection available can be overwhelming. So, to help make your triathlon goggle shopping process easier, here is a list of 3 of the best goggles. These goggles promise to provide you with an edge over your competition whether you’re competing in a pool based or open water triathlon race.
If you’re looking for a pair of triathlon goggles that will provide you with both comfort and quality, the
i-Swim Pro Swimming Googles makes an excellent choice. Designed to provide wearers with optimum comfort, these goggles meet the EU Pro Environmental Standards. They feature watertight soft silicone seals which provide an extra comfortable fit, preventing water from reaching the eyes. There’s also an instant strap adjustment and unique clasp which make strap adjustment easy and quick, and helps prevent the tangling with hair when the goggles are taken off.
Other great features of the i-Swim Pro Swimming Goggles include the latest anti-fog technology which will provide you with crystal clear vision, and large shatter proof curved lenses with 1800 visibility for increased peripheral vision. These goggles are mirrored with UV protection and will adequately protect your eyes from the sun’s rays.
Ideal for both swimming pools and open water, the Aqua Sphere Kayenne goggles come in three different sizes: regular, youth, and ladies. These goggles are great for triathlon competitions as they combine a variety of useful attributes that make them long-lasting and easy to adjust. For example, these goggles will not leak or fog up. Best of all, the googles will provide you with a wide field of vision.
The anti-fog, scratch resistant lenses of the Aqua Sphere Kayenne Goggles feature 180-degree visibility, which enables you to enjoy the benefit of all-round visibility whether you’re swimming indoors, outdoors, or in low light. What’s more, these lenses feature a patented curved design that gives you a great look.
The Aqua Sphere Kayenne goggles comes with easily adjustable snap buckles that enable all wearers to achieve the perfect fit and an exo-core (bi-material) frame made of hypoallergenic softeril for added comfort and durability.
Last on the list of the best triathlon goggles 2015 are swimming goggles with long lasting anti fog technology. As the name suggests, the lenses of these swimming goggles feature a superior anti-fog
coating that lasts longer than other brands. Additionally, the lenses protect your eyes from the harmful rays of the sun with their polarized, reflective, and mirrored lenses. All in all, the lenses of these goggles provide you with protection, ensure that you’ll never have to worry about fogging, and give you a stylish look with their sleek mirror-coated look.
Ideal for men, women, and youth, these goggles feature a soft and durable silicone head strap that is easy to adjust. Aside from enabling you to achieve a perfect fit that ensures the goggles will not fall off while you are in the water, these adjustable straps also save you time as you can wear the goggles in a matter of seconds.