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nero, product development, r10, swimming -

In 2013 our product development team laid down goals for a new tech suit: it needed to be built with exclusive fabrics, it should have a distinctive look, feature an improved fit and of course, be fast. Faster then anything we’ve made before. Over the next couple years, we tested dozens of fabrics and different fits, but the project didn’t really come to life until 2015 when we came up with the unique copper infused fabric and clarified with FINA that we could increase the amount of the suit that could be double layered. Back in 2009 swimmers wore two...

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Eric Lagerstrom, escape from alcatraz, helix, races, Sarah Haskins, sponsorship, thermal helix, triathlon -

After jumping in I knew this would be unlike any swim I had done before. Saul Stenbak, blueseventy shipping manager   On June 12, 2016, triathletes from around the globe including two blueseventy employees took the plunge into San Francisco Bay to take part in the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon. Several iconic races have come and gone since the early 1980s, but in its 36th year, the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon continues to grow and remain a bucket list race for triathletes from around the world. World Champions, Olympic Medalists and the best amateur triathletes from 50 states and over 40 countries...

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helix, Sarah Haskins, sponsorship, triathlon -

We're excited to welcome back champion triathlete Sarah Haskins to the blueseventy family. Our sponsorship manager Ryan Vanderloop looks forward to working with Haskins over the next few years. “Sarah’s experience, past success and aim toward 70.3 and Ironman speaks for itself when you look at her resume of individual and series titles.” Haskins calendar for the rest of 2016 contains the iconic Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon, The New York City Triathlon, 70.3 events and the ITU Long Course World Championships where she will look to win her first world title. Vanderloop continues, “This partnership comes at time when we can work...

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core short, swimming, training, triathlon, video -

Curious about our Core Short? Our own Ryan Vanderloop and Team Timex's Dave Erickson chat about the benefits to swimming with this popular training tool for triathletes and swimmers. Learn more and purchase here.

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helix, sponsorship, Team Wattie Ink, triathlon, Wattie Ink -

We're super stoked to continue our relationship with Team Wattie Ink through 2016 that will keep the HELIX as the team’s official wetsuit. This partnership began in 2012 when it was known as the Wattie Ink. Elite Team and has been highlighted by the yearly custom team version of our award winning HELIX wetsuit. It has always embraced the unique energy and Rock The W mantra. Our sponsorship manager Ryan Vanderloop has been with the team since the beginning. “Team Wattie Ink has developed the feeling of family here at blueseventy. We’re excited to continue our long-running relationship with passionate team members....

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